Brian Richardson has been named as Bootle’s new manager.
Richardson arrives at the Northern Premier League West club after a period as assistant manager to Neil Reynolds at FC United.
The former Prescot Cables boss succeeds Joe Doran, who resigned from his role recently.
Bootle say that Liam Loughlin will be in charge for tonight’s game with Runcorn Linnets.
Richie Boswarva and Chris Stammers had been put in interim charge, but Boswarva will be absent, while Stammers has joined Widnes.