Former Wales Women’s head coach Jayne Ludlow has joined Manchester City as their Girls’ Academy Technical Director.
Speaking about her new role, Ludlow told mancity.com: “I am excited and honoured to be given the opportunity to join Manchester City Football Club as Technical Director of the Girls’ Academy.
“I look forward to ensuring that our Academy prioritises personal and football development so that our next generation positively impact the game and societies of the future.
“I am also committed to helping facilitate a creative, positive learning environment where both coaches and players can thrive and one that enables them to reach the highest levels of the game.”
Gavin Makel, Managing Director of Manchester City Women, added: “I’m delighted to welcome Jayne to the Manchester City family.
“Her experiences and accomplishments as both a player and coach are up there with the very best, whilst her passion for developing young players matches that of our own.
“I’m thoroughly looking forward to working with Jayne as we look to build upon the strong foundations already set within the Girls’ Academy.”