Bristol hand Oliver head coach role



Kim Oliver has taken over the reins as Bristol Ladies head coach, a role she has been covering since the departure of Kris de Scossa, having been appointed by the club as their assistant coach at the start of the season.

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Bristol have been going through some troubled times, having lost a number of their international players and having won only three of their eight matches in the new Tyrrells Premier 15s League.

“It is a great opportunity for me to put my stamp on things,” said Oliver. “The girls have had a couple of difficult games so we need to work on our team culture and get a bit more physical to become an 80-minute team.”

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