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Middlesbrough, Hartlepool United and York City are all in league action this afternoon

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Middlesbrough, Hartlepool United and York City are all in league action tonight

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Chambers leaves York City

Ashley Chambers has left York City for Cambridge United Credit: Anna Gowthorpe/PA Archive/Press Association Images

Winger Ashley Williams has left York City and signed for Cambridge United on a free transfer.

The 23-year-old has agreed a deal to join the Conference Premier side until the end of the season, with an option of a further 12 months.

Williams joined York in November 2010 and went on to make 140 appearances for the club, scoring 23 goals.

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Mills: Gateshead appointment "feels right"

Gateshead's newly appointed manager Gary Mills says it "feels right" to join the club.

The 51-year-old was named the Heed's new boss this afternoon and succeeds outgoing manager Anth Smith. Mills has been without a job since being sacked from his role at York City in March, but he says he's delighted to return to management.

He said: "It's been hurting to come out of the game and not be involved.

"I want to get my work ethic, my philosophy of how I like a football club to work, how to be successful as quick as possible here at Gateshead and I hope everybody will embrace that.

"I like what I see. It feels good, it feels right."

Cresswell re-joins York City

Richard Cresswell joined boyhood club York City on loan last season Credit: Clint Hughes/EMPICS Sport

Striker Richard Cresswell has rejoined boyhood club York City on a permanent basis.

The 35-year-old, who spent part of last season on loan at Bootham Crescent, has signed a one-year deal with the club after leaving Sheffield United.

Cresswell began his career with the Minstermen in 1995 before moving to Sheffield Wednesday in March 1999.

In total, the forward has made 644 senior appearances and scored 142 goals for clubs including Leicester City, Preston North East, Leeds United, Stoke City and Sheffield United.

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York release statement after Worthington appointment

Nigel Worthington has been appointed as the new manager of York City following the sacking of Gary Mills.

A club statement read:

The decision to appoint Nigel was based on his solid Football League experience, his strong coaching ability and his extensive knowledge of players throughout the leagues.

The York City Board of Directors welcomes Nigel Worthington to the Club and looks forward to working with him.

– Club statement, York City FC

Worthington appointed as York boss

Nigel Worthington has been appointed York City manager Credit: Paul Faith/PA Wire/Press Association Images

York City have appointed former Northern Ireland boss Nigel Worthington has their new manager.

The 51-year-old replaces outgoing manager Gary Mills, who was sacked after Saturday's 2-0 home defeat to Bradford. A poor run of results has left them just four points above the relegation zone.

As well as Northern Ireland, Worthington has previously managed Blackpool, Norwich City and Leicester City.

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