Frickley appoint new under 21s coach

Frickley AFC.
Frickley AFC.

Chris Chapman has been appointed as the new Frickley Athletic under 21s coach.

Chris is currently completing his UEFA B qualification and has a wealth of experience in coaching across a number of sports. He is also head of football at John Leggott College.

He said: “When offered the position it was a no-brainer – Frickley Athletic are a brilliant club with a fantastic history.

“The philosophy of the current management team, the strategy of the board to re-engage the community and run things professionally are all things I am right behind.

“I can’t wait to be working closely with Spencer and his team and furthering my own development. I look forward to having a positive input and I can’t wait to meet and work with the players”.

Chief executive Ryan Mc-Knight said: “Chris really stood out for us as someone that wants to develop and help the club develop. He’s been very successful in his sporting and working life and brings those values with him as well.

“He’s really positive about helping these players on.”