Gerry Peyton

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Gerry Peyton
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Personal information
Full name Gerald Joseph Peyton
Date of birth (1956-05-20) 20 May 1956 (age 58)
Place of birth Birmingham, England
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
Arsenal (Goalkeeping coach)
Youth career
1974–1975 Atherstone Town
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1975–1977 Burnley 30 (0)
1977–1986 Fulham 345 (0)
1983–1984 Southend United (loan) 10 (0)
1986–1993 Bournemouth 202 (0)
1991–1993 Everton 0 (0)
1991–1992 Bolton Wanderers (loan) 1 (0)
1992 Norwich City (loan) 0 (0)
1992–1993 Brentford (loan) 19 (0)
1993 Chelsea (loan) 1 (0)
1993–1994 West Ham United 0 (0)
Total 608 (0)
National team
1977–1992 Republic of Ireland 33 (0)
1983 Republic of Ireland U21 2 (0)
1992 Republic of Ireland B 1 (0)
Teams managed
1995–1997 Jubilo Iwata (Japan) (goalkeeping coach)
1997–1998 Vissel Kobe (Japan) (goalkeeping coach)
1998–2000 AIK (Sweden) (goalkeeping coach)
Fulham (goalkeeping coach)
2003– Arsenal (goalkeeping coach)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Gerald "Gerry" Joseph Peyton (born 20 May 1956 in Birmingham, England) is a former football goalkeeper, and currently the goalkeeping coach at Arsenal.

Peyton had a long career as a goalkeeper for several clubs in the English divisions, most notably Bournemouth and Fulham. Peyton notched up over six hundred league appearances, while also winning 33 international caps for the Republic of Ireland.[1] Before joining Arsenal, he coached in Japan and Sweden.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Gerry Peyton". Arsenal.com.