LOCAL FOOTBALL: Former Conference man takes United job

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Chromasport Peterborough League Premier Division strugglers Pinchbeck United have appointed former Ryman Premier and Conference coach Pete Burdett as their new manager.

Burdett has had positions at clubs such as Carshalton Athletic and Dulwich Hamlet and has been helping with training at Knight Street.

Current joint boss Gary Coomes will be Pete’s assistant while other joint boss and club stalwart Pete Roberts will concentrate on club matters.

A club statement read: “Pete has shown his passion for the club over the first few months of the season and brings a wealth of experience to the role.”