Gillingham have announced that Assistant Manager Mark Robson has left the club.

The former First Team Coach, who was promoted to the number two role by new Manager Andy Hessenthaler, has left the club due to personal reasons.

In a statement on www.gillinghamfootballclub.com the Gills have said: "Whilst this is disappointing for all parties, we respect his position and will keep in close touch with him in the period ahead; keeping the door open for him to return should he feel it appropriate.

"The Club will make no further comment on the matter at this time."

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