Players

Staff

John Deacey – Manager

John is currently in his third spell as manager at Avenue. In the 2011-12 season he finally made it third time lucky when he guided his side to promotion after coming close on two previous occasions. Before joining Avenue he was the manager at Farsley.

Martin Drury

Martin Drury – Assistant Manager

Martin was appointed as assistant manager in October 2014. He had recently retired from playing due to injury. As a player he was a left back who played for Sheffield United, Doncaster Rovers, Sheffield Wednesday and Bradford (Park Avenue). He joined Avenue in 2009 and went on to make over 170 appearances for the club.

Jonny Smith

Jonny Smith – Sports Therapist

Jonny joined the club this season after a spell working at Burnley. He has studied at the University of Central Lancashire where he gained a Bsc (Hons) in Sports Therapy and has spent time at Preston North End, working with their Academy U18s team. He is no stranger to Avenue having worked alongside previous therapist Faye Stones prior to joining Burnley.

Ian Sewell

Ian Sewell – Kitman

Ian Sewell – Kitman