Rhyle Ovenden

NameRhyle Ovenden


Born: 10 August 1998, Eastbourne

Nationality: Welsh

Debut: (1) H v St Albans City, National League South, 23 September 2017 (2) A v Haringey Borough, Bostik Premier League, 5 January 2019

Previous clubs: Eastbourne Town (Youth), Brighton & Hove Albion (Youth), Chesterfield (Youth), Watford (Youth), Watford, Whitehawk, Worthing, Whitehawk (loan)

Midfielder Rhyle re-joined the Hawks, initially on loan, from Worthing in January 2019. He made his first debut for the Hawks in Steve King’s first league game in charge in 2017, coming on as a second half sub., before joining The Rebels.

Rhyle was released by Brighton & Hove Albion at 16 and had a year as a professional at Watford, after training with Eastbourne Borough. He has played for Wales at each age group from U16 to U20 and scored the winner in an U17 tournament in Russia in a 2-1 win over Iceland.