Former England cricketer Steve Harmison has left his role where he worked as joint-manager at Ashington writes Tom Feaheny.
Harmison made headlines after he crossed sports. He was appointed in the role in 2015, he leaves the EBAC Northern League team in 12th place.
No word has been given regarding other joint-manager Tom Wade who had been in the role since the start of the season.
The club released a statement saying.
“It is with regret that the executive board of Ashington Community Football Club have decided to accept Stephen Harmison’s resignation. The club would like to place on record its appreciation to Steve and his off field team for their work on behalf of the club over the past few seasons and wish them the very best for whatever they decide to do in the future.
“They leave behind a strong squad of players and we are looking to put a new management team in place, to take the club forward, as soon as possible. Senior players will take charge of the team in the interim and Chairman Ian Lavery will speak to the players ahead of the game on Saturday.”
Former England bowler Steve Harmison has resigned as manager of Northern League Ashington.
— Craig Hope (@CraigHope_DM) October 13, 2017