has been out of work since resigning as Fleetwood manager in July 2016 and was interviewed by Hearts last year as his old club sought a replacement for Ian Cathro before giving the job to Craig Levein.
The shock news was confirmed yesterday morning via a brief statement on the club website which read: "Fleetwood Town can confirm we have agreed to accept the resignation of manager Steven Pressley
, "The decision was made following a meeting with the 42-year-old where it was agreed it would be best to take the club in a different direction.
On Tuesday night, as he dissected the Sky Blues' 2-0 defeat at Brisbane Road, Pressley
was seething (and not so quietly at that) as he accused Clarke of letting down his teammates by declaring himself unfit to face Leyton Orient citing an injury picked up in the FA Cup tie at Arsenal.
Former Scotland and Rangers defender Pressley
takes his Coventry side to Arsenal tonight.
Without the deduction Coventry would be fifth, and as it stands they are just six points off the promotion places despite Pressley
working on a shoestring budget.
It means that Paul Appleton, managing partner of David Rubin & Partners LLP, has been able to offer Pressley
assurances about his squad, including confirmation they will continue to be paid.
was tight-lipped over his future last night but admitted United wanted to meet him for talks.
Having watched his divorced father struggle as a single parent to raise him and his two brothers, Pressley
resolved to regularly set aside money for a rainy day.
gently admonishes, "If you're stuck wondering 'what is a wiki?
Amid claims Pressley
was not popular in the Scotland dressing room, rumors were rife Burley was set to ditch Pressley
, one of his assistants along with Terry Butcher.
is all for fresh-faced bosses getting big jobs as he talked up his own chances of being fast-tracked into a Clydesdale Bank Premier League hotseat.
began his new role as assistant to George Burley on Monday but is keen to return to first team action at Parkhead following back surgery.
has revealed how his joy at returning to Celtic's first team was overshadowed by the injury to John Kennedy.
This view of this column is that there should be some way of recording with credit the contribution made of the most eventful season of his career, by the Celtic defender Steven Pressley
It could have been much worse for David Glenn Pressley
, 51, who originally was charged with kidnapping and robbery - crimes that carry long, mandatory prison terms, Deputy Lane County District Attorney Dave Montgomery said.