Hednesford appoint ex-Wrexham, Coventry, Blackpool striker as manager Andy Morrell, who has aready had spells with Wrexham and Tamworth.
He goes straight into preparing for the 2020/21 campaign in the Southern League Premier Central division.’
Owners Graham Jones and Hayden Dando said in a joint-statement: “We had the opportunity to go through a wide range of CVs and explore all of our options. We had a very high standard to make the selection from and would like to thank all of the candidates for their interest in the role.
“We would also again like to place our thanks on record to Danny Glover, Dean Glover and Ben Bailey for guiding the club through a difficult period last season. Whilst we had a number of candidates available to us, from the moment we first spoke with Andy we were impressed by his level of knowledge, enthusiasm and genuine excitement at the project here at Keys Park.
— Express & Star (@ExpressandStar) April 17, 2020
“Andy’s career has seen him stay in his previous (non league) management roles for over three years which in football says a lot about the character of the man; his attitude, expertise and ability are a fantastic fit with our ‘one club, one badge’ ethos. We are very excited about the season ahead with Andy in charge and we look forward with real enthusiasm to the season ahead.”
Fans reacted as Hednesford appoint ex-Wrexham, Coventry, Blackpool striker as manager…
— leon mettam (@LeonMetts10) April 17, 2020
Congrats @andymorrell01 good to see you back in the managers seat! ?
— Emma (@Emma25979) April 17, 2020
Great appointment. All the best @andymorrell01 ??
— Millsy (@millsy1809) April 17, 2020
Young owners, young manager, it’s a good fit⚽️??
— Terry McMahon (@mcmahon64) April 17, 2020
This is the first one under the new owners though, hopefully we will have some stability now.
— Lee Kempson (@PitmanLeeK) April 17, 2020