Cliftonville are searching for a new manager following the departure of Barry Gray.
The Reds confirmed they had parted company with Gray after Saturday’s 3-1 defeat to Dungannon Swifts.
The club said in a statement: “Cliftonville Football Club can confirm that it has this evening parted company with Manager Barry Gray.
“We place on record our sincere thanks to Barry for his hard work and dedication over the last season-and-a-half and wish him very well for the future.
“There will be no further comment at this time.”
Fans responded to the announcement on Twitter, with many saying Gray’s departure was long overdue.
Marty Breen kept his response short and sweet:
Stephen echoed that sentiment:
Ryan said the writing had been on the wall:
Fra had this to say:
Quinny called for the return of Tommy Breslin, who guided Cliftonville to back-to-back league titles in 2013 and ’14:
Dan from Stepney said:
Aidan Tobin was diplomatic about the departure:
Stephen believes some of the current squad should go, too:
John asked whether there could be a return on the cards for Gerard ‘Skin’ Lyttle, who left Cliftonville in April 2017 to take over at Sligo Rovers:
That idea didn’t go down well with Marko:
Keith wished Gray well:
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