Sammy Moore

United Kingdom

Sammy Moore Bio

Who is Sammy Moore

English professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Dover Athletic (on loan from Leyton Orient). He made his league debut for Ipswich Town at the age of 19.

Early Life (Childhood)

Moore was born in Deal, Kent and was educated at nearby Dover College.[2] He joined the Charlton Athletic Academy at the age of 8, before being sold to the Chelsea Academy at the age of 14 on 1 July 2002 for a fee of £35,200.

Interesting Facts

He went on to play for both Brentford and Stevenage for short spells before signing for non-league side Dover Athletic with whom he remained for two seasons. Dover Athletic proved unable to offer Moore his demands for full-time football however, and he moved to Conference side AFC Wimbledon.

Personal Life

He first discovered his singing talents through the gospel genre. He and David Prater, the other half of Sam & Dave, met in 1961. He married Joyce Ann Parker on October 22, 1955.


At the end of AFC Wimbledon's first season in League Two, Moore was voted Player of the Year 2011–12 by "Dons" fans.