Torquay United


Sean McGinty scored a 90th-minute equaliser to secure Torquay United a point at home in a tough match against Gateshead. Torquay had a few chances in the first half, but The Gulls saw Jordan Preston made the score 0-1 to Gateshead after the counter attack. Gateshead had a couple more chance but they where denied …

Few people who have seen him in action doubt that Torquay United’s latest signing Axel Oskar Andresson has a big future ahead of him. Centre-back Andresson, 19, went straight into the Gulls’ squad at Tranmere Rovers yesterday after joining on an initial month’s loan from Championship club Reading, and the young Icelander is already within …

Tonight Torquay United take on Gateshead FC who currently sit in 15th place in the National League table. Gateshead have lost one game in their last five, where as Torquay have lost two in their last five league games. The visitors have a fully-fit squad to pick from apart from Scott Barrow (concussion) who was …

The scoreline may have flattered Tranmere, but Torquay United head coach Gary Owers drew no comfort from that after his relegation-fighting side had suffered a damaging defeat at wintry Prenton Park. We got what we deserved on the day,” said Owers after the Gulls conceded their first goals in four games. “We needed to play …

Torquay United’s new striker Guy Gnabouyou says that having fellow Frenchman Vincent Dorel at Plainmoor is a bonus, but he would have no trouble tackling his new life in England anyway. At 28, Gnabouyou has already sought his fortune far from home, playing in the top divisions in Greece, Malta and Finland, and for someone …

Cheltenham Town defender Alex Davey became Torquay United’s eighth loan player this week, his arrival forced by a knee injury to centre-back and captain Josh Gowling, but it’s meant that head coach Gary Owers has had to take extra care in team selection. Davey’s signing was completed at 4.00 pm on Tuesday, and he was …

The decision to make Sean McGinty captain of Torquay United for Tuesday’s badly-needed 1-0 win at Sutton United was a “no-brainer”, according to head coach Gary Owers, even though he had vice-captain Luke Young available for the job. With Josh Gowling nursing a knee injury, fellow centre-back McGinty was expected to carry on in the …

Head coach Gary Owers has hinted strongly that more Torquay United players might be going out on loan, now that the whole of the Gulls’ squad is almost back to full fitness. The injuries which hampered former boss Kevin Nicholson so badly at the start of the season have all but cleared up, with Sam …