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Bury appoint Lucketti as manager

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Bury have appointed Scunthorpe assistant manager Chris Lucketti as their new manager on a two-and-a-half-year contract.

Lucketti takes over from Ryan Lowe, who had been in caretaker charge since the dismissal of Lee Clark on 30 October.

Lucketti spent six seasons as a player with Bury, making 235 league appearances between 1993 and 1999.Bury are currently bottom of the table with 16 points from 19 matches.

They beat league leaders Shrewsbury on Tuesday and are now only three points behind Gillingham in 20th place.

The job will be his first permanent managerial position. His first game as Bury boss will be Saturday's fixture at fellow strugglers Northampton.

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