MX23RW : Sunday, June 13 00:04:40| >> :600:6250408:6250408:

Colchester United appoint Paul Tisdale in advisory role

Colchester appoint Paul Tisdale in advisory role
© Reuters
Paul Tisdale was the English Football League's longest-serving manager before he left Exeter in 2018.

Colchester have appointed former Exeter boss Paul Tisdale in an advisory role until the end of the season.

The U's announced they were looking to recruit an experienced figure when naming Hayden Mullins as their new head coach on Wednesday following the dismissal of Wayne Brown.

Colchester chairman Robbie Cowling told the club's official website: "The focus of the job will be to provide advice and assistance to a talented but relatively inexperienced management team, as well as acting as a sounding board for all football and performance matters throughout the club.

"Paul has immense experience of league football, particularly with Exeter City, where he led the team from the Conference to League One with back-to-back promotions."

Tisdale was the English Football League's longest-serving manager before he left Exeter in 2018, guiding the club to two promotions and four play-off finals during  12 years in the role.

He also had spells in charge of MK Dons and Bristol Rovers, who sacked him in February after less than three months in charge.

Tisdale said: "I'm excited for the challenge ahead. We have eight vital games remaining and I will be doing my utmost to help Hayden and the coaching staff develop clear and deliverable match strategies from now until the end of the season."

ID:441457: cacheID:441457:1false2false3false:QQ:: from db desktop :LenBod:restore:2281:
Restore Data
Share this article now:
Did you know...?
General view of Forest Green Rovers' The New Lawn from 2010
Read Next:
Forest Green successfully appeal Ebou Adams red card
>

rhs 2.0
Euro 2020 fixtures
Sunday, June 13, 2021
 
2pm
Monday, June 14, 2021
 
5pm
 
8pm
Tuesday, June 15, 2021
 
8pm
Wednesday, June 16, 2021
 
2pm
 
5pm
Todays Game Header Right
Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
CCheltenham TownCheltenham4624101261392282
5Newport CountyNewport4620131357421573
6Forest Green RoversForest Green462013135951873
7Tranmere RoversTranmere462013135550573
8Salford City4619141354342071
9Exeter CityExeter4618161271502170
10Carlisle UnitedCarlisle461812166051966
11Leyton Orient461710195355-261
12Crawley TownCrawley461613175662-661
13Port Vale46179205757060
14Stevenage461418144141060
15Bradford CityBradford461611194853-559
16Mansfield TownMansfield461319145755258
17Harrogate TownHarrogate46169215261-957
18Oldham AthleticOldham46159227281-954
19Walsall461120154553-853
20Colchester UnitedColchester461118174461-1751
21Barrow461311225359-650
22Scunthorpe UnitedScunthorpe46139244164-2348
RSouthend UnitedSouthend461015212958-2945
RGrimsby Town461013233769-3243

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
Ultra close-up image of Kevin De Bruyne [NOT FOR USE IN ARTICLES]Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!