Quantcast

Missed us? Buy The NLP here!

Subscribers login | Free sample

Newsletter

Get our weekly Football email

Corby Town coup as European Cup winner Gary Mills takes charge!

Gary Mills Corby Town

European Cup winner and former Gateshead, Grantham Town, King’s Lynn Town, Tamworth, Wrexham and York City boss Gary Mills is the new manager of Corby Town.

The Nottingham Forest legend and former Derby County, Leicester City and Seattle Sounders midfielder and his long-term number two Darren Gee were unveiled by the Steelmen on Saturday morning before taking training for the 2020/21 Southern League Division One Central season.

The 58-year-old, who played for the likes of Brian Clough, David Pleat and Neil Warnock, took the Ministermen back up into the EFL in 2012 via the National League’s play-off final at Wembley, pictured, as well as twice winning the FA Trophy in 2012 and 2017.

Mills, who spoke to The NLP for this weekend’s edition before taking training, succeeds Tommy Wright, the ex-Nuneaton Borough, Darlington and Stratford Town manager. He called time on his second spell last month before it had hardly begun, blaming work and family commitments for resigning within weeks of returning and forgoing a two year deal.

A statement from the Steelmen read: “Corby Town are delighted to announce that Gary Mills will be the club’s new first team manager. Gary will be assisted at the club by his long time assistant manager, Darren Gee.

“Everybody at Corby Town would like to welcome Gary and Darren to Steel Park.”

Mills played in the 1980 Nottingham Forest side that won the European Cup, becoming the youngest finalist in European Cup history when Clough’s men beat Hamburg 1-0 at Real Madrid’s famous Bernabeu Stadium.

Make sure you get your copy of The Non-League Paper from this weekend for all the action from the play-offs, the latest news from the FA, competitions, clubs and much more!

In print and online 24/7 as a full digital replica since midnight on Saturday, The NLP’s news pages are the only place to stay informed and entertained while getting the big picture from across Non-League in one place.

Non-League Paper Non-League National League

OUT NOW: The Non-League Paper is always available digitally!

Get ahead of the game with our free weekly newsletter and never take a chance on missing your paper on a Sunday or Monday again!

Subscribe today to have the printed edition delivered to your doorstep or enjoy the full digital edition from the comfort of your own home or wherever you are when it pops up on your mobile or device!

NLP

The only national paper devoted to Non-League football, as a digital edition The NLP is available whenever and wherever you want it. Try a free sample of a recent edition today if you’re staying home or on the run. You’ll save cash as a one off or regular digital reader and the pages still rustle like the printed paper too!

Images courtesy of The Non-League Paper & @corbytownfc/Twitter

This article was brought to you by The Non-League Paper, the UK's best-selling football title on the newsstand, on-sale every Sunday.
To subscribe to The Non-League Paper CLICK HERE

Liked this story? Share it!

PinIt


the bet calculator

betting sites in the UK

[snack_ad id="6539132" type="1by1"]