Martin Kuhl appointed permanent STFC Head Coach

Staines Town Football Club are delighted to announce that Martin Kuhl has been appointed as permanent first team Head Coach.

Mahrez Bettache has stepped down as Interim Manager and has been offered the opportunity to remain at the football club as part of both the playing squad and backroom team following his good work in recent weeks.

Martin joins the club and brings with him a wealth of experience which has seen him play over 350 games as a professional for Birmingham City, Portsmouth, Derby County and Bristol City to name a few. Since retiring Martin has obtained his UEFA Pro Licence alongside Thierry Henry and has had spells at Reading FC fulfilling the role of U21 Manager in which he won promotion to the U21 premier league as well as Assistant Manager roles at Aldershot Town, Wycombe Wanderers where he won promotions and Torquay United, he was most recently manager at Basingstoke Town.

We would like to place on record our thanks to Mahrez for stepping into the Interim Manager role and overseeing the recent set of fixtures.