Russell Milton

Russell Milton
Personal information
Date of birth (1969-01-12) 12 January 1969
Place of birth Folkestone, England
Height 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Playing position Midfielder
Youth career
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1986–1989 Arsenal 0 (0)
1989 Hitachi
1990–1993 Double Flower FA / Instant-Dict
1993–1997 Dover Athletic
1997–2003 Cheltenham Town 118 (14)
2003-2005 Bath City
National team
1994 England C 2 (0)
Teams managed
2015 Cheltenham Town

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Russell Milton (born 12 January 1969) is an English former professional footballer, born in Folkestone, who played as a midfielder in the Hong Kong First Division League for Instant-Dict and scored 14 goals from 117 games in the Football League for Cheltenham Town.[1][2] He began his football career as a trainee at Arsenal, and also played non-league football for Dover Athletic[3] and Bath City, for whom he made 51 appearances (40 in the league) and scored three goals.[4]

Milton took a degree in sports science, ran a football coaching school with links with Arsenal, commentated on Cheltenham Town matches for local radio and lectured at the University of Gloucestershire.[3]

On 13 February 2015, he was named as caretaker-manager of Cheltenham Town.[5]


  1. "Russell Milton". UK A–Z Transfers. Neil Brown. Retrieved 8 January 2010.
  2. "Russell Milton". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 8 January 2010.
  3. 1 2 Jefferies, Roger (9 June 2006). "Russell Milton". Dover Athletic F.C. Retrieved 8 January 2010.
  4. "Past Players: M". I Love Bath City. Retrieved 25 October 2010.
  5. "The Manager". Retrieved 26 February 2015.

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