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: 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

After coaching for 3 years in the United States, Jack returned to England in the summer of 2019. Jack joined Gornal Athletic as Assistant Manager at the start of the 2019/20 season before finishing the campaign as First Team Coach at West Midlands Regional Premier Division team, Black Country Rangers. He joined the backroom staff here at Tividale FC for the start of the 2020-21 season. Jack is currently completing his UEFA B license along side his role as a primary school teacher


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

Or commonly known as Pricey. Joined the Tividale Boot Room at the end of the 2019-20 season. (The season that wasn’t). After gaining he’s Goalkeeping coaches certificate, Pricey went on to join Cradley Town before having a successful spell at near neighbours Lye Town. Pricey moved over to Tivi after a short stint at Smethwick Rangers. Pricey also holds a Level 5 Higher National Diploma in Sports Coaching & Development.


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.

Sport's Therapist Daniel Eccles

Came on board in August 2020, A 2nd year Sports Therapist .at Worcester University and also a karate black belt 2nd Dan. He is also a member of Englands Under21 karate squad having already competed for England at Junior and Under 17 level.

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.