SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - NOVEMBER 11: Fernando Alonso of Spain and McLaren Honda, Jenson Button of Great Britain and McLaren Honda and Dave Redding, Team Manager of McLaren walk in the Paddock during practice for the Formula One Grand Prix of Brazil at Autodromo Jose Carlos Pace on November 11, 2016 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Mark Thompson/Getty Images)

After the news that McLaren F1 lost another key player in their infrastructure yesterday with confirmation tonight that chief executive, Jost Capito, had left the team due to being unable to reach common ground, another long time member of the Woking based squad’s workforce, Team Manager Dave Redding has also left.

Reports indicate that Redding will soon be announced at Williams along with former Mercedes man Paddy Lowe.

Meanwhile, it is understood that he will be replaced at McLaren by Paul James.