Royle appointed Oldham boss after Sheridan exit
March 15, 2009
The 59-year-old is already arguably the most successful manager in the club's history having first taken over back in 1982 before guiding the Latics to a League Cup final, two FA Cup semi-finals and the top flight during 12 successful years at the helm.
He later went on to manage Everton, Manchester City and Ipswich but has been out of the game for three years.
His appointment comes just hours ...