Worsbrough Bridge Athletic have announced the permanent appointment of Ian Shirt as first team manager.
Shirt will take up the post with immediate effect after a successful selection process and interview, beating off considerable interest from some quality candidates.
He replaces Mark Joyce who left in March and he is seen as an excellent appointment for Worsbrough as his methods, contacts and enthusiasm are thought to be the perfect fit for the club.
A statement from the Briggers said: “The club are delighted that Ian has agreed to take the role on a permanent basis and are looking forward to the new season.
“We would like to thank everyone that showed an interest in the role and wish them well for the future.”
Details of Shirt’s management team will be announced in due course.