Chris Bolder, Sport teacher and manager of Wyke’s First Football Team, has today been confirmed as North Ferriby United’s manager.
The club’s Twitter account proudly announced that “Chris Bolder is back!” and the former professional midfielder has a clear aim at he takes control of the team at the foot of the National League North.
“It’s a fantastic opportunity to work at this level. My immediate goal is stay up and we can’t think about anything else. Long term, it’s about development of players and a club for the local area”, Chris commented on Twitter.
Chris will combine this new role with his teaching on the College’s highly successful BTEC Sports programme and coaching the College first team alongside Nick Barmby. His experience of club management will naturally feed into his teaching and give students a greater understanding of the sports industry and the vocational significance of their learning.