RAYNERS Lane have appointed Michael Bradshaw as the club’s new manager.

Bradshaw takes the Lane hotseat vacated by Dene Gardner (pictured) at the end of a glorious title-winning season.

The new Lane boss joins the Hellenic League Division One East outfit from his position as first-team coach at Chalfont St Peter.

Rayners Lane chairman Martin Noblett said: “We would like to welcome Michael Bradshaw as the new first-team manager at Rayners Lane FC.
 
“After a long exhaustive process, in which we interviewed a number of quality coaches for the role, we are pleased to have an experienced  quality coach and manager on board to continue the good work started by Dene Gardener

“We wish Michael all the best in his new role, in what will be an exciting future ahead at the Club.”

Bradshaw has previously worked at North Greenford United and worked as reserve team manager at the Lane in 2008/9.

He worked in the professional game for 10 years as a youth coach at clubs including Arsenal and Fulham.