Bristol Rovers appoint Paul Tisdale as new manager

Paul Tisdale has been appointed manager at Bristol Rovers. Credit: Bristol Rovers

Paul Tisdale has been announced as the new Bristol Rovers manager.

The 47-year-old replaces Ben Garner at the League One club, who was sacked following a 4-1 defeat at home against Fleetwood Town on 14 November.

Tisdale has previously managed at Exeter City - where he spent 12 years in charge - and Milton Keynes Dons.

Tisdale (centre) arrives at The Gas following a break from management. Credit: Bristol Rovers

He arrives at Rovers following a one-year break from management.

Club CEO Martyn Starnes said: "We are delighted to welcome Paul to the football club.

"We look forward to working closely with Paul to bring success to Bristol Rovers F.C.”

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