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Scott Booth: Former Birmingham boss joins Championship club Lewes

Women's Championship club Lewes have named former Birmingham City manager Scott Booth as their new head coach. Booth, who left Birmingham in November, joins immediately on a two-year contract and takes over from interim manager Craig Gill. The Scotsman led Glasgow City to six consecutive league titles before joining Women's...
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Scott Booth: Birmingham sack manager after five months in charge

Birmingham City have sacked manager Scott Booth after five months in charge. The Blues, who replaced former boss Carla Ward with Booth after she resigned, are currently second from bottom in the Women's Super League. They have lost six of their opening seven WSL games and only Leicester City are...

WSL manager Scott Booth says male coaches need to make safe spaces for women

Birmingham City Women manager Scott Booth says it’s “crucial” male coaches create a safe environment for their female players.The boss, who is one of seven male managers in the Women’s Super League, spoke after sexual misconduct claims in the National Women’s Soccer League came to light in September following an investigation by The Athletic.He said: “You have to constantly bear in mind that you are a man in women’s football. There’s certain things which are just unacceptable. “It’s crucial that you create an environment, as a male in women’s football, that is safe and feels safe for women to come...

Scott Booth: Birmingham City WSL boss says male coaches must keep women safe

Male coaches in women's sport have a responsibility to create an environment that "is safe" and that athletes deal with "no fear whatsoever", says Birmingham City manager Scott Booth. Booth is one of seven male bosses in England's 12-team Women's Super League. In the US, the National Women's Soccer League...

Birmingham City Women manager Scott Booth talks to Sky Sports ahead of Everton clash

Has it been a baptism of fire for new Birmingham City Women head coach Scott Booth? "You could say that," says the former Scotland international. In an exclusive interview ahead of their clash with Everton in front of the Sky cameras on Saturday, the new Blues boss, who played alongside Andreas Muller at Borussia Dortmund in the late '90s, reveals insights on the club's past struggles and current project.

Birmingham City Women's Scott Booth on his biggest managerial challenge

Lifting six consecutive league titles with an 84 per cent win rate is a record the vast majority of managers worldwide can only dream of. For Scott Booth, that was his reality in a supreme spell with Scottish women’s champions Glasgow City. Now the 49-year-old former Aberdeen and Scotland striker...

Scott Booth: Glasgow City head coach leaves to join Birmingham

Scott Booth has ended his trophy-laden Glasgow City tenure to sign a three-year deal as head coach of Birmingham City in the Women's Super League. The 49-year-old led Glasgow to six SWPL 1 titles and two Scottish Cups after being appointed in July 2015. City held off newly-professional rivals Celtic...
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Scott Booth leaves Glasgow City to take Birmingham City Women manager’s job

The Women’s Super League side Birmingham City have appointed the former Scotland international Scott Booth as their new manager. The 49–year-old has signed a three-year deal and joins after six years with the Scottish Women’s Premier League champions, Glasgow City. “I am thrilled to have been named as the club’s...

Scott Booth: Birmingham City's women name Glasgow City boss as head coach

Birmingham City have named Glasgow City boss Scott Booth as their new head coach. The 49-year-old has agreed a three-year contract and will join the Women's Super League club after completing his notice period in Scotland. Glasgow City won their 14th successive Scottish title earlier this month, the last six...

Scott Booth leaves Glasgow City for Birmingham

Glasgow City have announced Scott Booth is leaving to take over the vacant head coach role at Women’s Super League side Birmingham City Women. The former Aberdeen and Scotland striker joined Glasgow City in July 2015 and helped the club complete a fourth domestic treble in a row with victory in the Scottish Cup and a ninth consecutive Scottish Women’s Premier League, a record which has been extended to 14 league triumphs.

Scott Booth appointed Birmingham City Women head coach

Birmingham City Women have appointed former Glasgow City manager Scott Booth as their new head coach. The Blues have been without a manager since Carla Ward departed for local rivals Aston Villa at the end of last season. Booth will now lead Birmingham into their first season at St Andrew's and has a seemingly monumental task on his hands to keep Blues in the Women’s Super League.