Milton Management - 9 May
Milton United have confirmed the appointment of their Management Team for the 2016-17 Season.
Marcus Brown has taken over from Paul Bedwell as the Manager. Marcus was part of the Management Team that won the Uhlsport Hellenic League Division 1 East Title in 2014 and secured promotion to the Premier League.
Tom Austin and James Hicks will be the First Team Coaches. Both Tom and James are co-owners of Serious4Sport coaching.
Tom has coached in America and played at Southern League level for Abingdon United. He has also played for Wantage Town, Witney and Kidlington. He has been a Milton player since 2014.
James is a talented sportsman who has also played for a number of local clubs and has achieved a BA Honours Degree in Football Studies at Southampton.
They are joined by Matt Biddle as first team and club captain. An experienced and well respected player Matt has also played at Southern League level and has won the Hellenic League with Wantage Town. Matt has also been at Market Drayton, Hednesford and Milton. Assisting Marcus will be Tim Davies who provided support to the first team at the end of last season.
Milton Chairman Andy Burchette commented. "I think we have just the right balance of experience and talent in this new set up. It is hard to ignore each individual’s enthusiasm to want to get involved and step up to management and coaching. Each one of the team is well known to us and we feel that as such these guys deserve an opportunity. The vlub is confident that not only will they take it on, but they could very well be successful”.