With some clubs there are few connections in terms of players who have played for both clubs but that is definitely not the case with Dagenham & Redbridge and the Bees. Three players currently on the books with the Daggers have previously played for Barnet. Mark Arber joined Barnet in September 1998, initially on loan, being completing a move from Tottenham for £75,000. He helped the Bees to the division 3 play-offs in 2000, but was also in the Barnet team that was relegated to the Conference in 2001. He left Barnet in 2002 to join
Ben Strevens was another member of the Barnet side that was relegated to the Conference in 2001. He was also in the Barnet side that won the Conference title, and promotion, in 2005. He left Barnet at the end of the following season. He made 158 league starts for the Bees, scoring 42 goals. He joined the Daggers in December 2006 and won a second Conference title with them in 2007.
Richard Graham joined Barnet in the summer of 2004 from
Cliff Akurang is a member of the current Barnet squad having joined the club in January 2008 from Histon. He joined the Daggers from Heybridge, initially on loan, in November 2005 and scored 7 goals in 42 appearances for the Daggers before moving to Histon in May 2007.
A number of players who played for Barnet in the years running up to their first promotion to the league in 1991, and in their first spell in the league, have also played for the Daggers. Gary Blackford joined Barnet from Fisher and was in the Barnet squad that won promotion to the league in 1991. He joined
Mick Bodley joined Barnet from
Derek Payne joined Barnet from Hayes in July 1991 and helped the Bees win promotion to division two in 1993. He scored 6 goals in 51 appearances for Barnet before moving to Southend in 1993. He joined the Daggers from
Dominic Naylor joined Barnet in 1991 and helped the club win promotion to division two in 1993. He made 51 league appearances for the Bees before moving to
Ken Charlery joined Barnet from
The last player to move directly from Dagenham to Barnet was Tresor Kandol. He joined the Daggers from
Amongst other players who have played for both clubs are Damien Batt, Andy Hessenthaler, Paolo Vernazza, Lee Flynn, Bai Mass Lette Jallow, Mark Rooney, Tony Scully, Nicky Rust, Dean Martin, Tim Alexander, Darren Williams and Kelly Haag.