The New Season 2018/19

Well the secret is well and truly out, first team manager Harry Hudson has moved onto new pastures, we wish him luck! We are very excited to see Craig Davies promoted through the ranks to take control of the reigns at Croydon FC first team.

About Craig

Age: 29
Player Academy Level - Liverpool, Everton, Manchester City
Player Professional Level - Bournemouth, Morecombe
Player Conference - Burscough, Stalybridge Celtic
Player Step 5 - Leatherhead, Horsham, Margate
UEFA B (FA lvl3) Coaching Badge

“I am really, really excited to continue and build on the good work that the previous management established last season,” Davies said. “I am a big believer of pushing and playing young players and giving them opportunity to develop and express their potential. Having already worked with Croydon under-18s, I am delighted to be able to keep the conveyer belt of very good young players going. This gives the young players a real exit route from youth football into the senior game, which was the case last season and I can’t wait to start in my first senior management position.”

Davies’s first game in charge will be a pre-season friendly against Isthmian League 1 South side Chipstead on July 7.