BREAKING: Assistant manager leaves Wednesday

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SHEFFIELD Wednesday today announced that assistant manager Chris Evans has left by mutual consent.

New boss Dave Jones brought in his former right-hand man at Cardiff, Terry Burton, as a coach though Evans retained the title of assistant manager.

Evans, who was assistant boss under Gary Megson, said: “I wish to thank all concerned at Sheffield Wednesday over the past two seasons. In particular, I pay tribute to a talented squad of players and to the most loyal army of supporters, with whom I enjoyed a special relationship.

“I have to say it has been a privilege working for the club.”