Date of birth
Scunthorpe United confirmed the appointment of Paul Hurst as the club’s new first team manager in May 2019.
Hurst achieved promotion as a manager at Ilkeston Town and Boston in non-league, before guiding Grimsby back into the EFL after a six-year absence in 2016.
He moved on to League One side Shrewsbury Town in late 2016, taking over with the club bottom of League One.
He kept them up during his first season and then led them to the Checkatrade Trophy and Play-Off finals in 2018.
A spell as manager of Championship side Ipswich Town then followed due to his success at the New Meadow.
He made over 450 appearances as a player at Rotherham United between 1993 and 2009, also including a loan stint at Burton Albion later in his career.