| Carl Benjamin Pentney|
| (1989-10-29) 29 October 1989 (age 26)|
Maidenhead United F.C.
Carl Pentney Wikipedia
Carl Benjamin Pentney (29 October 1989) is an English footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Maidenhead United.
Born in Colchester, Essex, Pentney started his career with the Leicester City youth system, where he was a regular for the under-18 side as well as the England under-17 team. He was part of the under-18 squad that won the FA Premier Academy League by beating Sunderland under-18s 4–3 in a penalty shootout in the 2006–07 season.
Pentney signed his first professional contract on 5 May 2007, signing a one-year deal alongside Andy King, Max Gradel and Eric Odhiambo. He joined Conference Premier team York City on a one-month loan on 9 August following a trial, but he failed to make any appearances before returning to Leicester on 8 September. He moved to Ilkeston Town on a one-month loan on 29 January 2008, but was recalled on 8 February. He later had a loan at Fisher Athletic, where he made two appearances. He signed a new one-year contract with Leicester in June 2008.
Pentney joined Woking on a one-month loan on 23 October and he finished this spell with two appearances. He made his first team debut for Leicester after coming on as a 59th minute substitute for David Martin against Swindon Town in a League One match, where he made saves against Simon Cox and Hal Robson-Kanu as Leicester drew 1–1.
On 30 June 2009, Pentney signed a six-month contract extension with Leicester. On 1 December Pentney again signed a six-month contract extension with Leicester, keeping him at the club until the end of the 2009–10 season. On 13 February 2010, Pentney joined Leamington on a one-month loan deal which was later extended to the end of the season. He finished the 2009–10 season having made no appearances for Leicester and the club announced on 17 May that he would be released when his contract expired on 30 June.
Pentney joined League One side Colchester United on a non-contract basis on 5 August to cover for injured goalkeeper Ben Williams, before eventually signing a one-year contract on 9 September.
On 4 November Pentney joined Bath City of the Conference Premier on a one-month loan as cover for the injured Ryan Robinson. He made his debut two days later in a 2–2 with Altrincham. The loan was extended for a second month in December. Pentney signed for Conference South club Chelmsford City on loan until the end of the 2010–11 season on 10 March 2011. On 12 September, Pentney returned to Chelmsford on a one-month loan deal. He signed for Conference Premier side Hayes & Yeading United on a one-month loan on 16 November. Pentney signed a one-year contract extension with Colchester on 12 June 2012. He joined Histon on a month-long loan deal on 9 November 2012.
Pentney joined Bishop's Stortford on loan in January 2013. His contract with Colchester United was cancelled by mutual consent in the last week of the same month, and subsequently he joined Bishop's Stortford until the end of the season.
Pentney signed for Chelmsford City on 12 June 2013.As of match played 18 February 2012.