The 48-year-old left the Coca-Cola League Two strugglers by mutual consent on Tuesday morning after a poor start to the season, but Dyke admitted that Butcher´s exploits as a player made the decision to dispense with his services harder to take.
Dyke said: "Terry could not have worked harder for this club and it is therefore a great shame for me to see him go. He´s a decent, honest and likeable bloke. For men and women of my generation he is still a footballing hero."
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