Huddersfield's head of football operations to depart after just one season

12 February 2020

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Photo: Getty Images Huddersfield currently lie 20th in the Championship.

David Webb joined from Swedish club Östersunds FK in mid-August but will step down at the end of the current season.

After their chief executive left in September, Huddersfield have spent recent months embroiled in uncertainty as the search for a replacement dragged on, eventually forcing them to hire an interim CEO.

Emil Gjerding Nielson nielson@offthepitch.com

Huddersfield's head of football operations, David Webb, will leave the club at the end of the current season - just a year after joining from the Swedish club Östersunds FK.

The announcement follows a tumultuous fall and winter which Huddersfield spent trying to find a replacement for their now departed chief executive, Julian Winter. Initially, the club hired the CEO of Burnley FC in the Community, Neil Hart, but he left just six days after the announcement was made, having accepted another offer - that of the chief executive position at Burnley.

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