Stotfold are delighted to announce the appointment of Julian Robinson as first team manager. Julian has extensive knowledge of the SSML and enjoyed success with Tring Athletic when as first team coach they were runners up to Chalfont St Peter, and as two spells as manager finishing in the top 10, 4 out of 5 seasons, winning the Herts Charity Cup and reaching 2 other finals in the process.
More recently he assisted Micky Hazard at Hadley where they reached the 3rd Qualifying Round of the FA Cup, and a short spell at Edgware last season with Fergus Moore which was cut short due to a family bereavement.
The Eagles also announce the appointments of Tony Armitage as Development Team Manager who has held youth and assistant manager posts at Colney Heath, Tring Athletic, and Langford, and UEFA B licensed Matt Pring who will join the existing Senior Management team of Gary Burkett (Assistant First Team Manager), Darren Mitchell (First Team Coach) and the recently appointed Brad Gillham as Goalkeeping Coach.
Chairman Phil Pateman explained. "This is a very important season for Stotfold. The appointment of Julian is a statement of intent to push the club forward. This, along with the strengthening of our backroom staff will, we believe, serve us well in attracting quality Senior and Youth players to the club in this our last season at Roker Park which when at our new facility in Arlesey Road will hopefully help deliver Step 4 football in the future."
Dickie Smith added to Management Team
Julian Richardson has added further strength to the Eagles management team with the appointment of Richard 'Dickie' Smith who joins as an assistant.
Dickie is a level 2 coach and has management SSML experience as assistant with Tring Athletic and Crawley Green. He has extensive knowledge of local football in Bedfordshire and also manages successful Sunday side Caddington Social.
The club commences pre-season with a taster session at 1pm Saturday 23rd June at Roker Park and go full flow Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 7pm. Several pre season friendlies have been arranged. For details follow us on twitter, or contact
eMail Julian Robinson m: 07731 545377
eMail Gary Burkett m: 07785 767130
eMail Tony Armitage m: 07867 976996