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Bentley's heroics go global!!!

Bentley's heroics go global!!!

GAFC News9 Mar 2015 - 10:00
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Bentley's heroics go viral

Grays Athletic player/manager Mark Bentley's superb goal and penalty save against midweek opponents Hampton & Richmond Borough has been a huge hit, hitting national newspapers and websites and going viral within the space of a few hours.

Blues supporter Kevin James filmed last week's match and posted a video on YouTube. Within hours the national press picked up on the story with one newspaper asking is Mark Bentley the best player/manager of all time?

Since posting the video on Youtube James video has been viewed over 20,000 times and is a talking point on social media websites.

The Mirror picked up on the story http://

As did the Telegraph

BBC Radio 5live also picked up on the story click on the link and go to 40mins 20secs

As did the BBC Non league show go to 42minutes in to hear Benno describe the penalty save and goal

The story has also gone global with NBC Soccer global picking up the story

The club would like to thank Kevin for posting the film online as this is a great story for the club.

To view the original film go to

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