Torquay United


The Devon FA are offering the opportunity for young apprentices to start a career in sport with the organisation. The Royal Foundation have launched ‘Coach Core’, an innovative sports coaching apprenticeship targeting young people who wish to gain further education and employment in sport. Apprentices will work towards obtaining the Activity Leadership Level Two certificate, …

Two Vanarama National League clubs have sacked their managers, and replaced them with new regimes, since Torquay United parted company with Kevin Nicholson three weeks and three days ago. It means either that the Gulls’ de- termination not to be rushed into appointing a new boss is canny and thorough, or that their increasingly frustrated …

TORQUAY United fans may be impatient, and understandably so, but all the signs are that it will be Saturday’s home game against Chester FC when the successor to Kevin Nicholson makes his ‘debut’ as manager. Caretaker boss Robbie Herrera, Nicholson’s assistant, prepared and picked the team for yesterday’s home game against Solihull Moors, and he …

TORQUAY United are set to face Boreham Wood at Plainmoor on Tuesday night without new skipper Josh Gowling. The United captain suffered a knee injury during the Gulls’ 1-1 pre-season friendly draw at Plymouth Parkway, where he scored a late leveller, but recovered to play a key role in the opening day goal-less Vanarama National …

PLAYER-manager Kevin Nicholson has appointed experienced summer signing Josh Gowling as Torquay United’s new skipper. Central defender Gowling will sport the captain’s armband on match-days with gifted midfield playmaker – and former United skipper – Luke Young nominated by Nicholson as the team’s new vice captain. The Gulls boss admits it was not an easy …