Blackpool FC academy coach Ryan Lewis has been appointed Great Britain Deaf Football Under-23s Manager.
Lewis, who coaches the club's under-11s, is extremely excited about taking on the role.
"I am looking forward to the prospect of working with a group of talented young Deaf players and developing them ready for potential selection into the Great Britain Deaf Men’s team who will, depending upon qualification, be participating in the Europeans in 2015, World Cup in 2016 and Deaflympics in 2017. I aim to achieve this by making use of the right philosophy, vision, culture and values," he commented.
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