Brian Johnston quits as Lanark United manager

Out...Brian Johnston
Out...Brian Johnston
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LANARK United manager Brian Johnston resigned after Saturday’s 2-0 home defeat to Renfrew left United pointless at the foot of Central Division One.

Johnston – whose foreign work commitments with electronics giant Philips meant he often missed training sessions – quit after Lanark’s fourth league loss out of four.

After accepting Johnston’s resignation, the United committee moved quickly to install a replacement by appointing the vastly experienced John Brogan (60).

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