Plymouth Ladies appoint Steve Phelps as manager

Women's football

Plymouth Ladies have appointed Steve Phelps as their new manager as a replacement for Rhys Sullivan.

Sullivan took Plymouth into the FA Women's Premier League last season.

Chairman Mike Picken said: "We are delighted to have obtained the services of Steve Phelps to guide us into the Premier League.

"Steve had considerable success with Yeovil Ladies and is a highly qualified manager. We look forward to the new season with great anticipation."