Shropshire Star

Matt Taylor: Downtime just the tonic

Matt Taylor took advantage of some time off this week and went back to being ‘Matt the dad and husband’ rather than the Shrewsbury Town boss.

Matt Taylor the head coach of Shrewsbury Town (AMA)

Following his side’s progression to the third round of the FA Cup after a superb win at Notts County – the Shrewsbury players and staff were given three days off.

They reported back for training on Tuesday, but after an incredibly busy few weeks with lots of travelling, Taylor spoke about the importance of switching off.

“On Sunday, I went out for a birthday dinner, as I had not had the chance to do that,” he said.

“I went out with all my family; parents, sister and all the kids that was really nice actually.