Football: Michelle Seeks New Coaches for City Ladies

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COVENTRY CITY Ladies are looking for new coaches for next season.

Centre of Excellence assistant director Michelle Hickmott has been given the task of appointing four female coaches to work with girls in the U10, U12, U14, and U16 age groups who will increase their training to two nights next season.

This is due to the increasing success of the centre which has developed some talented footballers for the reserve and first teams.

After finishing second in the Midland Combination this term, there is increased confidence that next season will be a promotion-winning one as the club aims to make it to the Premiership within three seasons.

The new coaches will work alongside Michelle and director Stuart Wilson and will be paid for their time attending coaching sessions and matches in the Centre of Excellence league. They must be qualified to level two and ideally be former players, or teachers.

England international Hickmott said: "It's very important that we bring more female coaches to the club who are committed to helping the development of developing Coventry City. …