AUSTIN APPOINTED AS ASSISTANT MANAGER AT NORTHAMPTON TOWN

  • Sport Careers client Dean Austin named as Assistant Manager for Northampton Town FC
  • Joins newly appointed Manager, Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink’s backroom staff
  • Former assistant manager to Brendan Rodgers at Watford and Reading.

NEW ROLE: Dean Austin in action as a new Assistant Manager at Northampton Town FC

Sport Careers client Dean Austin has been named as Assistant Manager for Northampton Town FC.

Austin joins newly appointed Manager, Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink's backroom staff.

As a player, Austin made more than 450 senior appearances, playing more than 100 times for both Tottenham Hotspur and Crystal Palace.

Austin began his coaching career as Head of Recruitment and coach at Southend United in 2005, helping the Shrimpers win two successive promotions to move from League 2 to the Championship.

He moved on to become assistant manager to Brendan Rodgers at Watford and followed Rodgers to Reading.

He returned to Watford in January 2015 after being held in high regard during his first run there, helping Slavisa Jokanovic's side to win promotion back to the Premier League.

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AUSTIN APPOINTED AS ASSISTANT MANAGER AT NORTHAMPTON TOWN

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