Kenny first played for South in the Northen Premier League in 1985/86 playing 25 times and scoring four goals.
After managing at Mossley Hill he returned to South as Martin Ryman's assistant in 2003 and remained in the post until eeh end of 2018/19 seoasn when he stood down.
He had managed and played against South when at Mossley Hill for both First & Reserves. In the mid 1990's he went in goal for his then Mossley Hill Reserves team as his keeper failed to show and played against South!
Son Colin played for South between 2003 and 2012 recording 114 appearances for the first team along with 11 goals.