Clipstone Football Club are pleased to announce the appointment of Tim Wainwright as Under 18’s Manager.
Tim takes the role with a strong background in professional football, playing at various clubs including Peterborough United & Northampton Town. Tim has a vast array of knowledge and understanding in developing youth talent. Upon his appointment Wainwright commented.
“I am extremely proud to be given this opportunity to help develop players in the next steps of their footballing journey.It’s a big step up from junior football to adult, but having a good under 18’s set up will help in the transition. Our goal has to be to produce top footballers equipped to go on and play for the first team and further”.
Vice Chairman Brad Rutter said “It’s an exciting time for the Club, the new youth team will help bridge the gap from Clipstone Colts to the First Team. There’s now a clear pathway for the lads to progress with the Club. The bigger picture is to produce some local home grown talent.
Open trials for the new under 18’s will be held on the stadium pitch on Sunday 10th November at 13:45 aiming to end around 15:30. To be eligible for the youth team this season you need to be over 15 but under 18 on the 31st of August 2019.