NCEL Premier Division side Athersley Rec have just name their new management team for the forthcoming 2019/20 season.
“Athersley Rec are delighted to announce there new management team for next season. The new manager will be former Garforth, Ossett Town and Parkgate manager Graham Nicholas.
“He will be assisted by last seasons coach Kevan Locke who moves to Assistant Manager. In comes ex-Athersley Rec, Ossett Albion, Worsborough Bridge player Shane Kelsey.
Club secretary Peter Goodlad would like to thank all the people who applied for the job 17 in total which shows the how well the club is thought of in the football scene. After statements made earlier of how the club wish to proceed in the future we thought this may have an effect on applications. We were astounded in the amount of applications received and the quality. We wish all unsuccessful applicants all the best in the future.
We are over the moon we have a management team who have all the qualities needed to put the spark back in this great club and all three are raring to go.
They all know the club through and through and understand how we work with young players and the fantastic supporters and volunteers we have.”