Trevor Sinclair and Frank McAvennie react on Twitter to Julian Dicks joining West Ham coaching team

Julian Dicks will be part of West Ham United’s coaching staff next season.

Trevor Sinclair has taken to social networking site Twitter to give his reaction to the news that Julian Dicks has been appointed a first-team coach at West Ham United.

Former West Ham defender Dicks has joined new manager Slaven Bilic’s coaching staff for the upcoming 2015-16 campaign.

The 46-year-old retired left-back scored 65 goals in 326 games for the Hammers and played with Bilic in their time at the club. Dicks featured for the London outfit 1988 to 1993 and again from 1994 to 1999.

Former West Ham winger Sinclair is delighted to see his ex-teammate get the new role and has posted the following message on Twitter:

Another of Dicks’ former West Ham teammates, Frank McAvennie, has also posted a congratulatory message on Twitter and has backed him for success at the Boleyn Ground.

Dicks, who was in charge of the West Ham United Ladies last season, has managed Wivenhoe Town, Grays Athletic and Sealand before.

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