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Assistant Manager

David Flitcroft

First Team Staff



Date of birth


Flitcroft is currently the assistant manager of Bolton Wanderers. He has had a long and distinguished career, playing for Preston North End at the beginning of his career, and then joining Chester City and Rochdale.

He moved to Bury after his four years at Spotland. He returned to Rochdale as assistant manager to Keith Hill in the 2006/07 season. He was appointed assistant manager of Barnsley too, and then later managed Barnsley in 2012/13. Flitcroft also managed Bury, winning promotion back to League One. He also managed both Mansfield and Swindon.