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Aidy Boothroyd was unveiled as manager of Northampton Town in November 2011. The 40-yearold had previously been at Coventry City, Colchester United and, notably, Watford, for whom he secured promotion to the Premier League in the 2005/06 season – his first full year in charge.
He joined Northampton with the immediate task of steering the club away from the npower League Two relegation places.
As a player, Boothroyd starred in the lower leagues for Huddersfield Town, Bristol Rovers, Mansfield Town and Peterborough United, plus had a short spell in Scotland playing for Hearts.