Hessenthaler joins Gills board

Andy Hessenthaler has accepted the offer of a director of football role at Gillingham, just eight days after stepping down as manager.

Last Updated: 16/05/12 at 16:09

Hessenthaler: New role with Gills

Hessenthaler: New role with Gills

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Hessenthaler will join the board at Priestfield, overseeing all football matters including scouting and player recruitment.

The 46-year-old stood down from what was his second spell in charge of the Kent club last week after failing to secure at least a play-off place.

But chairman Paul Scally was keen to keep hold of Hessenthaler's experience and offered him a new role.

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