Former Pompey striker shortlisted for Woking job

Former Pompey striker Steve Claridge is reportedly in the running to become Woking's next manager.

Wednesday, 9th May 2018, 4:01 pm
Updated Thursday, 7th June 2018, 10:35 pm
Steve Claridge featured for Salisbury against Pompey in a pre-season friendly.

According to Get Surrey, the Cardinals are '95-per-cent certain' the 52-year-old will leave his post as Salisbury boss to take the helm at the Kingfield Stadium.

Woking have a shortlist of six candidates to replace former manager Anthony Limbrick, who was sacked last month.

They were relegated from the National League this season.

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Meanwhile, Claridge guided Salisbury to second place and promotion from the Southern League west division this campaign.

The ex-Blues marksman played two matches for the Whites throughout the season, as well as in Pompey's 3-0 pre-season friendly win at the Raymond McEnhill Stadium last summer.