‘I’m not scared to make tough decisions’ says Spireites ‘transformational’ manager


Can new dad James Rowe take Chesterfield FC back into the Football League?

TRANSFORMATIONAL leadership’ is how he coins it – and Optimus Prime himself would marvel at the job James Rowe has done in his eight months with Chesterfield FC.
When he arrived, with the club 22nd in the National League, the Spireites seemed set for a sixth successive season featuring a relegation scrap. In such a precarious situation, appointing a 37-year-old, whose only previous number one role was a year at Gloucester City, was a gamble – despite his impressive coaching CV…