Scott Sellars

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Scott Sellars
Personal information
Full name Scott Sellars
Date of birth (1965-11-27) 27 November 1965 (age 49)
Place of birth Sheffield, England
Height 1.72 m (5 ft 7 12 in)
Playing position Left midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1983–1986 Leeds United 76 (12)
1986–1992 Blackburn Rovers 202 (35)
1992–1993 Leeds United 7 (0)
1993–1995 Newcastle United 75 (8)
1995–1999 Bolton Wanderers 111 (15)
1999–2001 Huddersfield Town 48 (1)
2001 AGF Aarhus 20 (1)
2002–2003 Mansfield Town 20 (3)
Total 545 (72 )
National team
1988 England U21 3 (0)
Teams managed
2008–2009 Chesterfield (assistant manager)
2009–2014 Manchester City (Academy coach)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Scott Sellars (born 27 November 1965) is an English former professional football player, who was Head of Academy Coaching [1] at Manchester City.

Manchester City sacked Scott Sellars on 11th April 2014 due to difference in footballing opinion with current regime led by director of football Txiki Begiristain.

Career[edit]

On 24 April 1993 he scored the winning goal for the Magpies in their 1-0 win over local rivals Sunderland in Division One at St James's Park, which meant that they only needed a point from their final three games to be sure of promotion.[2]

Sellars joined Manchester City as Academy coach in October 2009 [3] after previously holding the role of assistant manager at Chesterfield in the League Two.

He was sacked from Manchester City on 11th April 2014 after a "difference of footballing opinion with the current regime" [4] and fears over the club's homegrown quota.

Recently appointed to the coaching staff at Wolverhamton Wanderers FC.

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