Daggers appoint Gritt as assistant manager and add Jupp to coaching staff
PUBLISHED: 16:51 06 January 2020 | UPDATED: 16:51 06 January 2020
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Dagenham & Redbridge have appointed Steve Gritt as joint assistant manager and Dave Jupp as first-team coach to bolster up the backroom staff of newly-appointed manager Daryl McMahon.
In Steve Gritt's playing days he enjoyed spells with Bournemouth, Charlton Athletic and Walsall.
Since retiring as a player, Gritt has undertaken roles such as manager, assistant manager and scout at clubs including the likes of Charlton Athletic, Brighton & Hove Albion, Millwall, Bournemouth, Ebbsfleet United and Macclesfield Town.
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He was assistant under McMahon at both Ebbsfleet and Macclesfield.
Jupp was part of the coaching team alongside McMahon and Gritt during their time at Ebbsfleet United - including the successful National League south play-off campaign in 2017.
He will not only be the first-team coach but also the fitness and conditioning coach.
Jody Brown and Neil Withington have left their roles of first-team coach and fitness and conditioning coach respectively with immediate effect.
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