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SFA compliance officer Clare Whyte quits role after two years

Whyte will remain in the job until early next year to ensure a smooth handover period.

SFA compliance officer Clare Whyte quits role after two years SNS Group

The Scottish FA compliance officer has announced she will leave the role in the new year.

Clare Whyte is leaving to take a new opportunity elsewhere but will remain in the post until early next year to ensure a smooth handover period with her successor.

The football association confirmed the news on Monday as it begins looking for a replacement.

Chief executive Ian Maxwell said: “I would like to thank Clare for her commitment to the role over the past two years with the Scottish FA.

“In what is a high-pressure position in a relentless environment, she has shown professionalism and resilience.

“We will begin the process of recruiting a replacement in early course.”