Draper takes over as Yachtsmen manager

Max Draper has been appointed new manager of Wessex League, Premier Division side Cowes Sports, with former boss becoming the club’s Director of Football.

Draper (pictured) is a former long-serving player for the Yachtsmen, and will be in charge for the first time in Saturday game at fellow strugglers Amesbury Town.

A statement from Cowes Sports said: “We would like to thank Steve for his work and wish Max the best of luck in his new role.”