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John Matthews appointed General Manager

Drogheda United are delighted to announce the appointment of John Matthews as General Manager of the club on a part-time basis.

John is a lifelong supporter of the club and has been an instrumental volunteer over many years in helping the club to develop in the community.    John has a background in Consulting and IT and is the founder of Blackbird Digital, a digital marketing company specialising in web-based solutions for local businesses.

Conor Hoey, Chairman of Drogheda United, commented:  “John is grounded in the club and in the local business environment in Drogheda.  He really understands where we want to take this club in the future as a community based football club.  We’re all delighted to see him take a more formal role in Drogheda United”.

John Matthews commented: “The club has played a huge part in my life and I am delighted to take on this role at a time of great progress for the club on & off the field. I look forward to building on the fantastic work that has taken place over the last 18 months and expanding our presence in the community. It’s long been a dream of mine to work for Drogheda United and it’s a privilege to come on board. I can’t wait to get started.”