Coach Profile

Richard Dryden

First-Team Assistant Manager


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Richard joined the Shots in April 2023 as First-Team Assistant Manager.

A defender during a 20 year playing career, he played for a number of First Division sides including Birmingham City, Notts County and Bristol City and spent five seasons in the Premier League with Southampton.

Richard went straight into management of Worcester City after retiring in 2007 but has mainly undertaken numerous staff roles with a number of clubs since, including Assistant Manager at Darlington, Forest Green and Barrow.