Brechin City Football Club

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News - 20 November 2023

Gavin Price Named as Manager - By Steven Mew

Brechin City Football Club is delighted to confirm the appointment of Gavin Price as Manager, with Stephen Simmons remaining as Assistant Manager.

Price had two spells as a player at Glebe Park during the 90’s, the first of which saw him make a move to Dutch side ADO Den Haag for a substantial 5-figure fee.

Price most recently managed League 2 side Elgin City where spent 6 seasons in charge. Prior to his time at Borough Briggs, he cut his teeth in Management positions with Kinnoull and Jeanfield Swifts.

Chairman Kevin Mackie commented, "We are delighted to announce that Gavin Price has accepted the role of Football Manager at the club following a unanimous decision by the Directors and Management Committee.

“Additionally, we are also delighted to confirm that Stephen Simmons will continue his invaluable contribution to the team in his current role as Assistant Manager.

"We were astonished at the overwhelming interest in the managerial vacancy, however I emphasise the club's need for stability during this time.

“I am confident that Gavin Price, with his extensive experience, is the ideal choice for the role.

“We extend our sincere gratitude to all candidates who showed interest in this position and wish them every success in the future.

“The Club appreciates Stephen's professionalism and dedication over the past two weeks. We look forward to seeing the benefits from Gavin and Stephen working together.”

Following his appointment Gavin Price added, "I am delighted to get the opportunity to come back to Brechin City as a Manager.

"The positivity and structure of the Club has really impressed me and is something I really want to be part of."