Chesterfield manager James Rowe suspended over 'allegations of misconduct'

Chesterfield manager James Rowe has been ‘suspended pending an investigation into allegations of misconduct’.

By Liam Norcliffe
Monday, 24th January 2022, 3:36 pm

In shock breaking news on Monday afternoon, the Spireites said in a statement: “As the matter is subject to an investigation, the club is unable to make further comment until that investigation is complete.”

Rowe’s first-team coach Danny Webb will take charge of the team.

Chesterfield are currently top of the National League at the halfway stage of the season.

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James Rowe.

Rowe was appointed Town manager in November 2020 and led them from the National League relegation zone to the play-offs.

Rowe signed a new contract last March, tying him down to the club until summer 2024.