Luke Williams was the manager of League One outfit Swindon Town, signing a five-year contract in March 2016 following a brief stint in interim charge, however his contract came to end on 5th May 2017 via mutual consent.
This was Williams' first job in the managerial arena, although he's previously taken charge of Brighton's U21 team, and coaching positions at West Ham and Leyton Orient.
30 Dec 2015 - 5 May 2017
Luke Williams Quotes
I'm really pleased because it's huge backing from the chairman. It's quite out of the blue. I'm sure the chairman spent a long time considering everything and only brought it to my attention when he was absolutely sure of what direction he wanted to go in, so it was a pleasant surprise.
The Sack Race's Opinion
Luke Williams is new to the managerial arena but the duration of his contract shows the faith the club have in him, and he'll be looking to make an instant impact in the Swindon dugout.