MX23RW : Tuesday, August 21 19:17:31

Mansfield Town reject Gillingham approach for Steve Evans

Mansfield Town confirm that they have rejected Gillingham's request to speak to manager Steve Evans over their head coach vacancy.

Gillingham have failed in a bid to speak to Mansfield Town boss Steve Evans about their managerial vacancy.

The Stags confirmed via social media that they have rebuffed an official approach from the League One strugglers.

"The club can confirm that it has rejected an approach from Gillingham for the services of manager Steve Evans," read a statement on the official Mansfield Twitter feed.

The Gills are seeking a new head coach following the departure of Ady Pennock last month, with director of football Peter Taylor currently in charge on an interim basis.

Gillingham are currently 23rd in League One, while Mansfield are eighth in the division below.

Share this article now:
England's head coach Peter Taylor attends the FIFA Under 20 World Cup football match Chili vs England, on June 26, 2013
Read Next:
Gills appoint Taylor as director of football
>

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Select and display your favourite team's news and scores in this panel

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Select and display your favourite team's news and scores in this panel

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!
Tables

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Select and display your favourite team's news and scores in this panel
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account