Vanarama National League newcomers North Ferriby United have announced the appointment of Steve Housham as their new manager.
Housham started his managerial career at Brigg Town before taking over from Brian Little at National League North side Gainsborough Trinity.
A successful five-year spell in charge followed in which he led Gainsborough to the Conference North play-offs, an FA Trophy Semi-Final and the FA Cup First Round.
As a player he made over 100 appearances for Scunthorpe United.
Speaking about his appointment the 40-year-old said: “I am delighted to be given the opportunity to manage in the National League with North Ferriby. my message to the fans is enjoy the ride and be proud that the club are playing at this level of football.”
Join-chair Eman Forster said: “Steve’s obvious passion will have a tremendous impact on North Ferriby United going forward into this exciting year, in the National League. We are looking forward to working with him”