Ballinamallard United FC Under 20s have changed management teams with Derek Sharpe being replaced with John Quinn and Darren Higginbottom as lead roles.
The Club have issued the following statement: “Long serving Club stalwart Derek Sharpe had indicated to the Under 20s Players and Club Officials that he was planning to stand down from his role as Under 20s team manager at the end of the season. Following discussions it was decided that in the best interests of all concerned, that a change would be best initiated at this stage. Agreement was reached with John Quinn and Darren Higginbottom to assist in the role for the remainder of the season. We wish them well with the task ahead."
“The Club are grateful for the long-time commitment and the roles played by Derek at the Club, indeed in recent years he has been leading and involved in a number of different coaching and management positions. We look forward to Derek’s future involvement, participation and leadership with Ballinamallard United FC.”