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Head Coach



Date of birth


Appointed as the Club's Head Coach in July 2020, Ian Evatt moved to the University of Bolton Stadium after successfully guiding Barrow to the National League title and consequently promotion to the Football League for the first time in almost half a century.

A former Premier League footballer with Derby County and Blackpool, Evatt also spent time during his playing days with Northampton Town, Chesterfield and Queens Park Rangers.

Preparing for just his third full campaign in management, Evatt was joining at the Wanderers by his Assistant, Peter Atherton.