Roddy Collins and Waterford United have parted ways
Waterford United have confirmed that Roddy Collins has left his post as manager and that a successor will be appointed in the near future.
Collins, who has also managed Bohemians, Shamrock Rovers and Derry City, took over at Waterford United in 2015 and, as of today, they are currently in sixth place in the first division.
However, in their last game, they slumped to a record 8-1 defeat to UCD.
The club took to social media to announce that Collins was no longer in charge. In their statement, Waterford United thanked Collins for his efforts.
“The club would like to thank Roddy for his efforts over the last 18 months and wish him the best of luck in the future.”
Waterford United can confirm the departure of Roddy Collins as First team Manager with immediate effect. The club would like to thank him— Waterford United FC (@WaterfordUnited) October 4, 2016
Official statement pic.twitter.com/sGoUJXTGTJ— Waterford United FC (@WaterfordUnited) October 4, 2016
Waterford United have no further comment to make on this issue at this time. A new management team will be announced shortly— Waterford United FC (@WaterfordUnited) October 4, 2016