BREAKING NEWS: Adam Murray leaves Mansfield Town

Adam Murray. Picture by Dan Westwell
Adam Murray. Picture by Dan Westwell
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Adam Murray has left his position as manager at Mansfield Town.

Murray exits the One Call Stadium this evening (Monday) after talks with Stags chairman John Radford.

A club statement published on the official website stated Murray left in the best interests of both parties.

Murray said: “I have been with the club for over 14 years and having discussed it with my management team we have decided that it is time for a change.

“We are immensely proud of what we have achieved, moving both the club forward and achieving its highest league position in over ten years.”

Chairman John Radford added: “I’ve worked with Adam for a long time and respect him immensely. The decision by Adam to part ways was made with a very heavy heart.

“Adam will always be in Mansfield Town’s hall of fame. He has served the club magnificently as both a player and for almost two years, a manager, and I sincerely wish him well for the future.”

First team coaches Karl Hawley and Richard Cooper have followed Murray out the door.

The club has confirmed U21s head coach Mike Whitlow and youth team manager John Dempster will take temporary charge of first team affairs, as a search for a permanent replacement takes place.

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