GRAYS Athletic are pleased to announce that Jamie Stuart has appointed Keith Levett as his Assistant Manager.
Keith is a highly respected coach who has worked at Welling United, where he was also the Director of their academy. In addition he has managed at Sevenoaks Town and fulfilled the role of Assistant Manager at Chatham Town. Keith also runs a Sports Coaching Academy in London.
On appointing Keith, Jamie Stuart said "It has been a hard decision selecting my assistant as there were a number of people interested in coming to work with me.
However, I know Keith Levett really well and we have that level of trust which I feel you need to make a great partnership. Keith is a very technical coach in terms of his analytical and statistical knowledge and I know that myself and the team will benefit from his skills and input. I am also looking to bring in a couple of senior players in the coming weeks that can help us further on the coaching side"
Keith commented " I am excited about the opportunity to work with Jamie Stuart. Grays Athletic is a club with a great history and I feel fortunate to be part of it going forward"
Trialists on show at St Cleres 3G pitch
New Blues manager Jamie Stuart watched on today as a number of trialists looked to impress The Master and force their way into his new look squad for the 2016/17 Ryman Premier Season.
Playing on St Cleres Schools excellent 3G pitch, a Blues XI took on a NonLeagueChance XI who showcase players from steps 1-7.
In excellent conditions both sets of players pushed themselves to catch the eye of the
new Blues manager who watched on from the sides making notes as the game progressed. New assistant manager Keith Levett was on hand to add support as was long term Blues coach David Raven.
With pre-season fast approaching Jamie Stuart is wasting no time in his preparations as he looks to rebuild the squad ahead of what will be a testing season.