Joe Wilcox

Joe Wilcox

Born 18 April 1989 (Age 19 at debut)

Position: Defender

(Diamonds player #308)


Total appearances 2

(2 Hillier Senior Cup)



11 November 2008 (Home Rothwell Corinthians)


Final game:

2 December 2008 (Home Long Buckby)


Joe was a product of the Scunthorpe United youth system, and the young defender was offered a professional contract in 2006. His contract was extended the following year and he was a regular in the reserve team, although he had yet to make a competitive appearance when he came to Nene Park. Initially arriving for a short trial, his one month loan became official on 7 November 2008. He only made two appearances for Diamonds, both in the Hillier Senior Cup, but failed to play a League game. Joe returned to Scunthorpe United at the end of his loan, but was released in May 2009. After a trial at York City, Joe joined NPL Premier side Buxton in August 2009 and went on the make 58 appearances, scoring twice before joining Conference North side Corby Town on 4 March 2011. After seeing out the season with the Steelmen, he joined NPL Division One South side Ilkeston in the summer of 2011, helping them to promotion via the Play-Offs. Joe had difficulty maintaining a first team spot the following season, and was transfer listed on 27 November 2012, before leaving on 23 January 2013 to join NPL Premier rivals  Frickley Athletic



2008/2009 – squad number 31



Rothwell Cor (H)




Long Buckby (H)


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