Crawley Down Gatwick recruit Oakwood coach Ferrar

Crawley Down Gatwick have appointed Oakwood coach Jimmy Ferrar to their management team.

Wednesday, 7th June 2017, 6:44 pm
Updated Friday, 8th June 2018, 2:59 am
Jimmy Ferrar, middle, will work with Paul Cooper and James Day

He will join boss Paul Cooper and assistant James Day in overseeing the Southern Combination League Premier Division team.

A club statement said: "Crawley Down Gatwick are pleased to welcome Jimmy Ferrar to join the management team at the club.

"Jimmy has plenty of experience having spent a number of years as assistant/coach at Oakwood.

Crawley Down Gatwick manager Paul Cooper. Picture by Steve Robards

"He will work alongside manager Paul Cooper and assistant James Day for the upcoming season."

Cooper said: “I am really pleased to have added Jimmy to the management team, I’ve known him for a few years now on the county circuit, he’s an experienced coach and his knowledge will be valuable going forwards.

"Having sat down and had a good chat with him last night, we share similar footballing values and without doubt he will add value to the club as a whole."