FOOTBALL: Shoemake to resign from top Northants FA job

Kevin Shoemake is quitting his post as chief executive officer of the Northants FA.

Thursday, 17th March 2016, 12:41 pm
Updated Thursday, 17th March 2016, 12:47 pm
Kevin Shoemake.

Former Peterborough United, Kettering Town and Rushden & Diamonds goalkeeper Shoemake, who became chief executive officer in 2011, is to take up the vacant position of chief executive officer at the Birmingham Football Association.

Bob Cotter, chairman of Northants FA, said: “On behalf of everybody associated with the Northamptonshire FA – and I’m sure many involved in the game across our county – I would like to wish Kevin every success in this new phase of his career at the Birmingham FA.

“I would like to place on record my personal congratulations to Kevin on being given such a prestigious position, and our thanks and appreciation go to him for the five years’ service he has delivered as CEO of the Northamptonshire FA.”

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It is anticipated that Shoemake will commence his new role at the Birmingham FA on May 2, and he will formally leave the Northamptonshire FA on April 29.

Further information regarding a successor to the role of CEO at the Northamptonshire FA will be released in due course.