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Craig Denton

First Team Coach

Previously worked at the Sheffield Wednesday Academy. He spent a number of years working with The Owls’ youngsters and has previously worked with Tigers Mitch Husbands and James Cottingham.

Craig is a proud holder of a UEFA B level coaching license and the Age Appropriate Module (Levels 1 and 2), a specialist course provided by the FA.

Sponsored by Kurt Taylor.

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Richard Lawrence

Goalkeeping Coach

Prior to joining the cub Richard Lawrence spent over 10 years coaching at Barnsley FC and two years at Sheffield Wednesday. Over his career he has worked with many players, including current Tigers captain Jake Scott and current England International John Stones.

Rich Lawrence is sponsored by Martin Golds

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Chris Adam

Assistant Manager

Chris Adam joins the club as Assistant Manager from Goole.

He has previously worked with Mark Shaw at Sheffield FC

During his playing career he played for the Tigers whilst we were ground sharing at Hucknall and Ilkeston. His other clubs included Ilkeston, Sheffield FC, Eastwood, Lincoln United, Stocksbridge Park Steels and Belper Town.

Chris is also registered with the club as a player.

Sponsored by Paul Stacey.

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Gabi Tye


Gabi is a qualified physiotherapist who works at the City Hospital Nottingham. Prior to joining the Tigers she worked with Shirebrook Town, Sheffield FC and Sheffield United’s academy.

Gabi Tye is sponsored by Ian Shaw.




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Mark Shaw

Club Manager

Shaw joined the Tigers in May 2013 on a 2-year contract from NCEL side Shirebrook Town, guiding them to the Evo-Stik Premier play-off finals in his first season. Prior to that he led Sheffield FC to the Evo-Stik Division 1 South play-off semi finals. He has also managed Sutton Town AFC and Retford United, who he guided from the NCEL Division 1 to the Unibond Division 1 South with successive promotions.

As a player Shaw had a short spell with the Tigers. He also played for the Forest Green Rovers, Tamworth, Alfreton Town, Matlock Town, Eastwood Town, Parkgate, Retford United and Sutton Town AFC.

Sponsored by Anne Keep and John Marsden.