STACIE Morrissey has been appointed as the new Ilminster Town Ladies Reserve team manager, along side new assistant Jamie Fisher.

Stacie set up Weston Ladies back in 2015 and seen a very successful few seasons at the club building the team from nothing.

She has also had other managerial positions within the ladies game and is now keen to get back managing after a few years break.

A spokesperson from Ilminster Town FC said: "Stacie is a great addition to the club and we look forward to herself and Jamie’s future with the reserves."

And on her new role, Stacie said: "I’m excited to work with the reserves, unfortunately being brought in so late time isn’t on our side.

"But after meeting the players I am fully in belief that they will give all they can to catch up with the lost time and will work hard to be prepared to take on the league ahead.

"It’s also a pleasure to be working with Jamie as my assistant again. I’m really looking forward to the season ahead and taking on a new challenge with such a lovely welcoming club."