Swindon Chairman 'delighted' to appoint MacDonald

Swindon Town's Chairman Jed McCrory says he is delighted, following appointment of Kevin MacDonald as the club's new manager:

This is a clear message that the new Board is determined to drive on for promotion this season and continue to try and bring success to Swindon. Kevin has fantastic football credentials as a Double-winner with Liverpool during his playing days and he is an excellent coach. He has great connections with top players and he is a proper football man. We have every faith for Kevin now to lead Swindon from the front at a pivotal moment in the campaign.

– Jed McCrory, Swindon Town FC Chairman

You can read the full statement following the appointment on Swindon Town's website.


Swindon Town's new manager

Swindon Town Football Club have announced Kevin MacDonald as their new manager. The 52-year-old replaces Paolo Di Canio who resigned 10 days ago.