First team manager Gary Mansell is pleased to announce his backroom team.
Lewis Taylor – Assistant Manager
I’m delighted to welcome Lewis back to the club. Lewis knows the club, players, volunteers, and supporters well from his time here over the past few seasons. Lewis brings a positive approach to the management team and his experience of playing and managing at the level will be a valuable addition to the group. We look forward to Lewis joining us in the dugout at home on Boxing Day.
Matt Bubb – GK Coach
We are delighted to welcome back another old face from a previous coaching team in Matt Bubb. Matt not only brings the ability to look after our goalkeepers but also holds a UEFA A License so his additional coaching experience will give us and added dimension in preparing for games.
Adie Clayton – Coach
Adie Clayton joins the first team set up alongside continuing with the U18s. Adie has been an integral part in supporting me with the development of our talented youth squad. Adie will support the management team with first team sessions and match days while also supporting the transition of our young talent to senior level football.
Elise Hill – Physio
We are pleased to retain the services of Elise as the first team physio. Elise is a highly qualified individual who has be invaluable since I joined the first team set up.
As well as Lewis, Matt, Adie, and Elise we also welcome Ross Johnson and Dale Hurley who will support us in recruitment and opposition reporting. Ross has worked alongside Gary and Adie with the youth squad and the former Brighton defender brings a wealth of knowledge and contacts. Dale likewise has been around the level for several years most notably producing many talented young players during his time at Lewes FC.
The final addition is the support role of Berty Oliva who will oversees our U16s talent pool. Berty will continue to support our U18s, and 1st team as well as developing the next group of young talent at the club.
In team news we are pleased to announce the signing of Harry Mills on a short term work experience from Brighton & Hove Albion.