The Club is delighted to announce the appointment of JoeParkinson as our new Assistant Manager.
A former Everton midfielder, Parkinson worked alongside new
Pools boss Dave Challinor for a spell at AFC Fylde though more recently he hasbeen First Team Development Coach at Shrewsbury Town.
The 48-year-old was a huge fans' favourite at Goodison Park
where he won an FA Cup winners' medal in 1995 following their victory overManchester United.
Since retiring from playing, he has gained a wealth of
coaching experience which began as Youth Team Coach at Wigan Athletic before heprogressed through to work with the First Team.
Parkinson has joined Pools with immediate effect and will be
on the touchline alongside Challinor for Tuesday's re-arranged FA Cup tieagainst Yeovil Town at Huish Park.
Antony Sweeney will also remain a key part of the new-look
set-up, taking up a role as First Team Coach after a successful spell incaretaker charge.