Singleton Strikers senior officials have confirmed the signing of Brendan Slade to head up there first grade football campaign for the 2020 New FM Northern League One season.
Slade takes over from Dave Willoughby who announced his exit after four years in the top job last month.
"Brendan brings a wealth of football knowledge to the club and the executive committee is excited to have him on board," the club posted on social media on Wednesday.
"We look forward to bringing his success to the club in the next seasons."
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