BREAKING: New Mills part company with boss Roy Soule

Roy Soule was Millers boss for manager of New Mills AFC for the last three seasons.
Roy Soule was Millers boss for manager of New Mills AFC for the last three seasons.

New Mills AFC are searching for their next manager, after parting company with Roy Soule.

Soule tendered his resignation and departs Church Lane with immediate effect.

A statement on the club’s website, published on Wednesday morning, said: “Everybody connected to the club would like to thank Roy for his hard work and endeavours over the last three seasons where he has overseen a transition period for the Millers.

“Roy has worked tremendously hard with his coaching staff and squad of players to maintain the Club’s status in the Evo-Stik Northern Premier League through difficult times for him on and off the pitch.”

Chairman Ray Coverley said: “Roy’s loyalty and efforts during an emotional time last season when he sadly lost his mother shows the man’s commitment to the club and its supporters.

“I have nothing but the utmost respect for Roy and have personally thanked him for all his hard work and wish him well for the future.”

Anyone wishing to apply should contact club secretary Sue Hyde and send an accompanying CV to newmillsfs@yahoo.co.uk.