My tribe

Knill leaves Bury to become Scunthorpe boss

Bury have agreed a compensation package with Scunthorpe over the departure of Shakers boss Alan Knill to take over at the npower Championship strugglers. Knill spent four years of his playing career with the Iron between 1993 and 1997.

Assistant manager Chris Brass and goalkeeping coach Neil Cutler have also left Gigg Lane and the Shakers said in a statement: "It is with deep regret that we announce Alan Knill is no longer manager of Bury Football Club.

"The club have reluctantly agreed a compensation package with Scunthorpe United for Alan to take over the manager's role with immediate effect.

"The club will announce who will be taking over as caretaker manager in due course."

 The game is about opinions. Make yours heard! Join the tribalfootball.com nation on Facebook today: Facebook.com/tribalfootball

About the author

Dave Williams

Have your say
  • Add your favourite leagues and clubs
  • Build your own personal news stream
  • Easily share your favourite stories
  • Connect with what your friends are saying

Select your favourite
leagues and clubs
to get started.

Already part of MyTribe?