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Ross Worner joined Havant & Waterlooville in May 2019 from Sutton United after two loan spells away from the club.
He started his career as an academy graduate from Woking, he broke through into the first team in 2007 playing 61 times over a three-year period at The Cardinals.
August 2010 was a big month for Worner as he moved to Charlton Athletic for an undisclosed fee, however after only making nine appearances for The Addicks in his first season, he moved away from the club as his contract ended.
His next destination was Aldershot Town, he put pen to paper with The Shots in June 2011. His debut was an enjoyable one has he kept a clean sheet in a 2-0 League Cup win over Carlisle United. Worner also experienced a strong debut in the league as he shut out Cheltenham Town in a 1-0 victory.
During his spell at Aldershot he was sent out on loan twice, where he made seven appearances for both Eastbourne Borough and Farnborough. His time at Aldershot came to an end when he was released by the club due to administration.
In June 2013 AFC Wimbledon picked up Worner and put him straight in the first team, as he made his debut for the League Two club on the opening day of the season in a 1-1 draw with Torquay United. His first month at the club saw him impress spectators and he was nominated for the League Two player of the month award. Worner was named Junior Player of the Year after his 45 appearances that season.
However, the next season saw him fall out of favour and he was no longer the first team shot stopper, Woking came calling for his services on loan after a goalkeeper crisis, this deal was then extended by the club who had two keepers sidelined by injury.
After a mixed two seasons with Wimbledon, Worner was released from his contract at the end of the 2014/15 season.
His next port of call was with Sutton United after they had lost their first team keeper who had been offered a coaching role at another club. Worner enjoyed a very successful first season at Gander Green Lane winning both the Reusch Goalkeeper of the Year award and Sutton supporters Player of the Year.
Worner was also very much a part of Sutton’s memorable historic FA Cup run where he played every round helping his side reach the 5TH round of the tournament in the 2016/17 season. Sutton achieved incredible results against League One side AFC Wimbledon and a remarkable 1-0 victory over Championship side Leeds United. This run came to a disappointing end after falling short in a 2-0 defeat to Premier League side Arsenal.
In his last season at Sutton United Worner went on loan twice to Chelmsford City followed by Maidstone United. The Hawks got his signature after the 2018/19 season seeing him bolster the squad at Westleigh Park.