Andover FC manager Howard Goddard has been sacked.

The club released a statement: "The directors of Andover Football Club announce that they have today parted company with the services of team manager Howard Goddard."

"They would like to take this opportunity of thanking Howard for helping the club and players with his coaching skills over the past 16 months."

Assistant manager Ray Cozzi will take charge of team affairs until a replacement is found for Goddard.

For more, see Friday's Andover Advertiser.