Chairman Shahid Khan announced the promotion of Kit Symons as First Team Manager of Fulham Football Club on October 29th 2014, with an agreement in place to the conclusion of the 2015-16 season.
Symons, 43, had served Fulham as its Caretaker Manager since September 18th. Symons previously managed the Under-21 Team at Fulham, where he spent three seasons as a player from 1998 to 2001.
Mr Khan was assisted by a search committee he assembled to provide guidance and leadership in identifying and reviewing candidates to serve as the next First Team Manager of Fulham.
The members of the search committee - David Daly, Huw Jennings, Brian McBride, Danny Murphy and Niall Quinn - all offered distinct and impressive football credentials combined with an understanding and respect for the traditions at Fulham.