Celtic Women appoint Eddie Wolecki Black as head coach

Photo: Motherwell FC

Celtic FC Women are to have a new head coach in Eddie Wolecki Black, who will join the club from Motherwell next month.

He brings a wealth of experience having spent 14 years at Glasgow City, more recently leading Motherwell into the SWPL.

Eddie Wolecki Black told celticfc.net: “I know that Celtic has a real commitment to women’s football and in developing its team further, and this is something I really wanted to be part of, at one of the world’s great football clubs.

“I know the team already has some real qualities and I will be aiming to build on these and further enhance all aspects of the first-team squad.”

Celtic Commercial Director, Adrian Filby, said: “This is a fantastic appointment for the club and we’re all looking forward to Eddie getting started with our women’s team.

“He has a great reputation within football as a coach, and we believe that the talented squad of players at Celtic will benefit from his experience in the second half of this season and beyond. Eddie has also enjoyed great success in the women’s game over many years, and we hope that he will continue to enjoy further success with Celtic.”