England Striker Coach Allan Russell Joins Aberdeen

Aberdeen have confirmed that England striker coach Allan Russell will join Stephen Glass’s backroom team as assistant first team coach as part of our new management team.

The former St Mirren, Airdrie and Kilmarnock player has earned a global reputation as a striker and attacking specialist and will be a welcome addition to the shot shy Dons of late,  in our coaching line-up.

Allan will continue with his role with the English FA.

New Dons manager Stephen Glass said: “This is a significant appointment for the Club and Allan’s expertise will be hugely beneficial for both myself, the staff and the players.”

Allan said on his appointment: “I am delighted to be joining Aberdeen Football Club at such an exciting time.

“I look forward to working with Stephen, Scott and the rest of the coaching staff and players to move the Club to the next level.”