Brian Stock Appointed Weymouth First-Team Manager
Weymouth Football Club are delighted to announce the appointment of Brian Stock as the Terras new First Team Manager. He joins Weymouth from the Bournemouth backroom staff, where he was appointed the Academy Coach after a successful playing career.
The former professional footballer had previously run his own private youth academy with great success and also earned his UEFA B coaching badge. After starting his career at AFC Bournemouth, the former midfielder made 172 appearances for the Cherries between 2000 and 2006 before moves to Preston North End and Doncaster Rovers.
At Doncaster he made 216 appearances and captained Doncaster to their Play-Off Final victory over Leeds United, Stock also won three caps for the Welsh National Team during his time at Doncaster Rovers. He then teamed up with former Bournemouth teammate Eddie Howe at Burnley before retiring from professional football in January 2019, whilst he was with Havant & Waterlooville.
Brian Stock’s first match in the Weymouth dugout will be this weekend’s pre-season friendly match against his old club Havant & Waterlooville Football Club.