First Team Staff

Manager: Dave King

Appointed in May 2016: The ex Stourbridge FC Youth Team Manager has an impressive record leading his former youngsters to four league titles, seven county cups and one league cup and completed the treble three times and he has also seen a number of his players go into professional football. Before that he led Lye Town to the West Midland Regional League Premiership title.

Assistant Manager: Craig Love

In a very short career Craig is already held in very high regard as a coach. Moved into coaching as player/coach at Dudley Town before moving to Lye Town and after joining the Tividale Boot Room in the 2019-20 season. Has now stepped up to Assistant Manager


Assistant Manager: Richard Heathcote

Appointed for the 2020-21 season. Lives and breath’s football. A passionate Head of school PE Department so has an interest in all sports. Has a history of developing young players at grassroot level. Played at county level in his youth and has a brilliant working relationship with Manager Dave King. Which will extend to the players and other staff

Coach: Jack Phillips

Another addition to the Tividale Boot Room for the2020-21 season. Talented WBA Academy scout and ex Black Country Rangers FC


Coach: TJ Munthali

Former player had part of the 2017-18 season with us. Now a brilliant addition to the Tividale Boot Room. Great personality. Popular as a player and now with the staff.


Goalkeeping Coach: Dan Price

Joined the Tividale Boot Room at the end of the 2019-20 season. The season that wasn’t . Formerly Coach at Smethwick Rangers and prior to that, Lye Town’s youth team.


Sport's Therapist John Cotton

Tividale legend. Worked under numerous managers and coaches over the years, and remains Tivi through and through. Still an integral member of the ‘Dale backroom team.

Dressing Room Manager: Roger Baggott

If your question is about kit or the dressing room, then Roger is the man! ‘Rog’ has been at The Beeches for many years and there’s nobody more organised in his specific role.

Match Day Secretary: Mick Preston

Our matchday administration expert. Mick is also a committee member of Tividale Football & Social Club.