Oldham Athletic 4-1 Yeovil Town: Paul Scholes wins first game as manager

Paul Scholes used to be supplied as successor to old Oldham supervisor Frankie Bunn on Monday

Paul Scholes made a a success start as Oldham Athletic supervisor against Yeovil Metropolis in League Two.

The ex-Manchester United and England midfielder used to be appointed on Monday by the club he followed as a child.

Jose Baxter curled in a shot to envision Oldham ahead in first-half of stoppage time and Callum Lang headed in a 2d correct after the fracture.

Bevis Mugabi stabbed in a purpose motivate for Yeovil sooner than dumb targets from Mohammed Maouche and Christopher Missilou.

The 2 strikes that wrapped up victory for the Latics had been both lovely efforts from outside the penalty residence.

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Scholes acknowledged: “It used to be good, however it be correct a start. That’s all it is. I do know there are more difficult exams ahead, starting with Saturday against Crewe, who are going of course effectively.

“4-1 does now not mediate how sophisticated the evening used to be. Yeovil made it sophisticated for us.

“I’m of course elated with the targets. I acknowledged in my press conference on Monday that I knew there used to be expertise in this squad.

“I desire them to revel in and specific themselves and the model you comprise that is by scoring targets.”

Scholes, 44, is the fourth frail England participant to develop his managerial debut in the English Soccer League this season.

Derby’s Frank Lampard used to be victorious in his first league game as a supervisor in August, whereas Fleetwood’s Joey Barton and Macclesfield’s Sol Campbell both lost their first fits responsible.

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