As of November 2020, Matt Anthony has been appointed the new manager of the Torquay United Community Sports Trust.
The appointment was made after the departure of Jamie McInnes, who will remain as the Girls Football Officer.
Matt, who has been at the Trust in Torquay, Devon for over seven years and is the was the Assistant Manager of the Trust, joined as an Apprentice and has worked in all areas of the Trust, including Disability Football, Walking Football for Seniors aged 50+ and as well as working with young children from three years old and upwards in the Local Community.
On his appointment, Matt said: “I am really excited about my new role, and in spite of the challenges faced by the Trust, I am absolutely delighted to have the role that I have worked hard for over a number of years.”
Directors interviewed a number of candidates but felt that overall, Matt had the qualities they were looking for and had some new ideas to bring to the Trust and the whole community.
Matt added: “One of my first key challenges will be to generate some more sponsorship as, like all trusts, our finances have been hit hard by Covid-19.”
Torquay United Community Sports Trust, which is the community arm of Torquay United, is a stand-alone charity and operates by offering PE sessions & After-School Clubs to Primary School children in Torbay and South Devon. As well as this, the Trust runs Holiday Football Camps throughout the year and works with other local charities for the disadvantaged in Torbay.
To sponsor the trust or to get more details about what Provision the Trust can offer, call Matt on 07740 355895 or email firstname.lastname@example.org