Bolstered by some talented recruits to his squad, he believes now is the time for the Portwaymen to take the next step following Western League success in 2016-17 – and that’s a warning shot for their Southern League Division One South rivals.
The former Brentford and MK Dons marksman has been knocking in the goals since the century began with remarkable regularity for a host of clubs and Isthmian North outfit Barking are the latest team set to benefit from his predatory powers.
In January 2020, the former Moneyfields and Gosport Borough forward suffered a knee injury which required ACL reconstruction. The Southern League Division One South outfit are hopeful he will be back to his best late this year.
Knight, who scored 43 goals in all competitions as he claimed the Isthmian League Golden Boot during his spell with Bowers & Pitsea in 2018-19, will reunite with Cooper for a second time after enjoying success at Met Police.