Dumbarton Football Club - Sons of the Rock 1872

STEPHEN AITKEN ANNOUNCED AS NEW SONS MANAGER

Wednesday 27th May 2015

DUMBARTON FOOTBALL CLUB are delighted to announce the appointment of Stephen Aitken as our new manager.

Stephen, 38, joins after a successful period as manager at Stranraer FC, and has agreed a contract that will see him take charge until the end of season 2016/2017.

The club are excited to have secured the services of one of Scottish football's most highly sought after young managers.

Gilbert Lawrie, Dumbarton FC chief executive: "The board of directors are delighted to have Stephen as our new manager.

"He was top of our list to come to Dumbarton and he arrives at the club with a terrific reputation.

"We strongly believe Stephen has the qualities to help us build and develop for the future.

“We are grateful to the committee at Stranraer FC whose co-operation was well received.”

Stephen Aitken said: "It is a great honour to be manager of Dumbarton.

"I can't wait to get started and I'm really looking forward to the challenge."

Stephen was unveiled this afternoon at a press conference at the Dumbarton Football Stadium and starts his new job immediately.

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