Neil Redfearn was most recently manager of Rotherham United having been appointed on the 9th of October 2015.
Redfearn was previously manager of Leeds United between November 2014 and May 2015.
Before taking the 1st team job, Neil held the role of Academy Director at Leeds United following a short spell as caretaker manager at the end of the 2014-2015 season.
Redfearn also had three spells as caretaker boss at Leeds having initially joined the club as Under-18s coach at the start of 2009.
Redfearn made over 1,000 first team appearances during a 24-year playing career, including 790 outings in the Football League.
The former midfielder spent time at the likes of Bolton, Doncaster and Crystal Palace before spending seven years at Barnsley where he helped fire them to top-flight promotion as captain.
Coaching roles at Halifax Town, Scarborough, Northwich Victoria and York City then led to him making the switch to Thorp Arch.
Source: Leeds United