Oldham Athletic has released seven players in the wake of the club’s relegation to Sky Bet League Two. The out-of-contract players, not offered new deals, are defender Brian Wilson, midfield players Abdelhakim Omrani, Paul Green and Ollie Banks, winger Kallum Mantack along with forwards Tope Obadeyi and Mason Fawns. Latics have also revealed they have […]
Oldham Athletic is under new ownership after Abdallah Lemsagam’s takeover of the club was confirmed today at a news conference at SportsDirect.com Park.
The Dubai-based Lemsagan has been forced to relinquish his role as a football agent before being permitted to take charge of the EFL League One club.
Lemsagam has been in discussions with Oldham since August with the negotiations painstaking and often complicated before they were approved by the EFL.
Oldham Athletic sacked manager Stephen Robinson and appointed John Sheridan making the announcement simultaneously. Robinson’s unhappy stay came to an end with Tuesday’s embarrassing Checkatrade Trophy defeat at League Two club Mansfield Town his final fixture. It had been an unsuccessful six months at the helm, one that saw Latics win only three out of […]
Oldham Athletic moved swiftly to appoint John Sheridan as manager, confirmation coming only 24 hours after David Dunn’s sacking. And it marked an emotional return for fans’ favourite Sheridan who was player, coach and manager between 1998/2009. Sheridan has the enormous challenge of staving off the threat of relegation from Sky Bet League One as they […]
David Dunn has been sacked after only four months as Oldham Athletic manager paving the way for an emotional return to the club for former favourite John Sheridan. Former Blackburn Rovers, Birmingham City and England midfielder Dunn was in charge for 20 games – 17 in the league and three in the FA Cup – but […]