Man City Women boss Nick Cushing to depart club for New York City

‘I will be extremely emotional to leave’: Manchester City Women boss Nick Cushing to depart club for MLS side New York City next month

  • Nick Cushing has enjoyed an illustrious six-and-a-half-year spell at Man City
  • The 35-year-old will remain part of City Football Group by joining New York City 
  • ‘Making the decision to leave MCWFC has been incredibly difficult,’ he said

Manchester City Women boss Nick Cushing will depart the club for MLS outfit New York City next month.

Cushing has enjoyed an illustrious six-and-a-half-year spell at the Women’s Super League side, winning six trophies.

The 35-year-old will remain a part of the City Football Group by joining New York City as Ronny Deila’s assistant in February. 

Man City Women boss Nick Cushing will depart for MLS outfit New York City next month

‘I would like to thank City Football Group and Manchester City for giving me the opportunity to manage our women’s team for the past six years,’ Cushing told the club’s official website.

‘Making the decision to leave MCWFC has been incredibly difficult given the fantastic players and staff that we have here and the incredible success that we have achieved together – it isn’t one that I have taken lightly.

‘We’ve had an amazing six-and-a-half seasons and I have thoroughly enjoyed working with everybody – I will be extremely emotional to leave, but I’m very excited for my next role within the City Football Group.

‘Linking up with New York City and Ronny (Deila) is a brilliant opportunity and I’m really looking forward to working in the MLS.’

Cushing’s farewell match will be on February 2 when City host title rivals Arsenal.

He will remain a part of City Football Group by joining New York City as Ronny Deila’s assistant

 

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