Mossley team captain Andy Keogh has been placed in charge of team affairs until a new manager / head coach is appointed.

Andy (age 32) re-signed for the Lilywhites for a third time in February 2018 having returned from a twelve month spell with Trafford and was re-appointed as team captain at the start of the 2018/19 season.

He began his playing career as a youth teamer at Altrincham and then had spells at Wythenshawe Town and Flixton.

He joined Winsford United in 2012 before following manager Lloyd Morrison to Mossley in August 2013.

He departed for Premier Division Nantwich Town in December 2013 after scoring 9 goals in 29 Mossley appearances but returned to Mossley in August 2014 and made a further 95 appearances for the Lilywhites scoring another 17 goals before transferring to Trafford in February 2017.

Since his latest return to Mossley Andy has made another 82 appearances while scoring a further 10 goals taking his appearance total to 206 games and 36 goals in a Mossley shirt.

Andy has the full confidence of the directors, staff and players and we know both he and the squad will be backed, as always, by our fantastic supporters

Andy will take charge for the first time in Saturday's visit to Dunston.