Chesterfield FC sack Danny Wilson

Chesterfield FC have relieved boss Danny Wilson and assistant Chris Morgan of their duties.

Sunday, 8th January 2017, 11:02 am
Updated Monday, 9th January 2017, 1:02 pm
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The club made the decision after Spireites were beaten 2-0 at Bradford City to leave them 22nd in the League One table.

Director and company secretary Ashley Carson said: “We feel that a change to the management team is necessary at this time to give us the best possible chance of securing our League One status. We hope to be able to announce a new management team soon.

“We would like to thank Danny and Chris for their efforts and wish them all the best for the future.”

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Ritchie Humphreys has been named as caretaker-manager and he will be assisted by goalkeeper coach Matt Duke.

Chesterfield have picked up just 10 points out of a possible 30 and have failed to score a goal in more than 424 minutes of football.

Wilson took charge of Chesterfield on Christmas Eve 2015 after previous boss Dean Saunders was sacked.

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