Carl joined South a youth team manager in 2007 remaining in that capacity until 2011. The side were operating in the West Cheshire League's youth division and he saw the team win the league Plate in 2009 and the League title in 2010.
He stepped up to take charge of the Reserves for 2010/11 and combined running both reserves and youth teams that season.
The I Zingari Combination Division Two league title was won in 2011/12 and the Reserves then moved up to the West Cheshire League Divison Three and promtoion to Division Two was achieved in 2014/15.
2016 saw Carl leave South to take up a new mangement role at Liverpool County Premier Legaue team Old Xaverians but for the start of 2017/18 he has returned home to South as assistant to David Rietdyk.