Former Tyrone midfieler Feargal Logan has been appointed the new county Under 21 manager it was announced last night.
A statement from the Tyrone County Board read: “Coiste Contae Thir Eoghain wish to confirm that Feargal Logan has been appointed as the County Under 21 Football manager for 2014 and 2015.
“A former All-Star nominee for midfield in 1995, Feargal won back to back Ulster Championships for Tyrone in 1995 and 1996.
“As a coach, Fergal was player manager of the Stewartstown Harps team that won the Ulster Junior Club Championship in 2004 and subsequently reached the All Ireland Club Final in 2005. Since that, Feargal has been involved in coaching at development squad level in Tyrone for the past 4 years.
“While his backroom has not yet been finalised, Feargal will be assisted by former All Ireland winning captain Brian Dooher, who had a role in former manager Raymond Monroe’s backroom team in 2013, plus one more assistant who has yet to be confirmed.”
Speaking regarding the appointment County Chairman Ciaran McLaughlin said “Feargal has been working with our development squads for a number of years and welcomed the opportunity to move up to Under 21 level. Over the next 2 years, Feargal will work to develop the players to be ready to step up to Senior Level and the we wish him every success for his term”