Brechin City Football Club

Glebe Park, Brechin, Angus DD9 6BJ

Tel : 01356 622856
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The Manager

Michael Paton

Michael was appointed as Brechin City Player/Manager on 6th November 2020 on a permanent contract until June 2023.

Michael, who started his playing career with Aberdeen and had spells at Stockport County, Queen of the South, Dunfermline Athletic and Dumbarton before starting his second spell with City at the start of this season, will continue to combine playing with managing.

Michael will be assisted by Gerry McCabe who boasts vast experience at all levels of the game in both Scotland and England as a Manager, Assistant Manager and Coach at Clubs such as Celtic, Kilmarnock, Hibernian, Dundee, Dunfermline Athletic, and Plymouth Argyle amongst others.

Speaking of his appointment, Michael said “Brechin City is a club which has always been close to my heart, as it gave me my first experience of senior football and helped launch my professional career. I am absolutely delighted to now have the opportunity to begin my managerial career with such a fantastic club and I am determined to repay my debt to the club. I will give everything I can to help us move forward and deliver a team we can all be proud of”.