Martin moves up to assist Buxton at Awsworth

Awsworth Villa FC have announced a new management team to start the 2014/15 season.

Dave Martin moves up from the position of reserve team manager to assist Kev Buxton running the first team.

Both are very excited and looking forward to the start of the new season.

A spokesman for the club said: “Training has been very well attended with lots of new faces. The new management team knows how important it will be to start strongly, to make sure they are in contention come next May.”

Tom Syson has taken over as reserve team manager and is starting to assemble his management team around him.

Awsworth start their league season on Saturday, August 16, and will play the following pre-season friendlies:

July 27 - home to Clifton (3pm); July 30 - away to Kimberley Miners Welfare (7.30pm); August 2 - home to Sandiacre Town (3pm); August 5 - home to Bulwell (7pm); August 9 - home to Derby Rolls Royce (3pm)