Old Brods appoint new coaching team

Matt Smith
Matt Smith

Old Brodleians have announced the appointment of Matt Smith and Danny Monk as their new coaching team.

The pair replace John Cole who left his role at Woodhead at the end of last season.

The response to the club’s advertisement was excellent and chairman Richard Turner said they received numerous quality applications for the post.

Smith is currently playing for Leeds Carnegie and with over 10 years of playing and coaching experience will take on the role of head coach.

Monk is originally from Morley and has been the backs coach at West Leeds for the last two years. He will be joining as Smith’s assistant with key responsibilities for the backs.

The football committee will be meeting next Wednesday night. June 4, at to formulate further plans for the forthcoming season.

All players are invited to meet the new coaching team on Thursday, June 19 at 7.30 pm. and training for the new season will commence on Tuesday, July 8.