Tommy Wright (footballer, born 1966)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Tommy Wright
Wright, Tommy.jpg
Personal information
Full name Thomas Elliott Wright[1]
Date of birth (1966-01-10) 10 January 1966 (age 48)
Place of birth Dunfermline, Scotland
Playing position Winger
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1982–1986 Leeds United 92 (28)
1986–1989 Oldham Athletic 112 (23)
1989–1992 Leicester City 129 (22)
1992–1995 Middlesbrough 53 (5)
1995–1997 Bradford City 45 (5)
1997 Oldham Athletic 12 (2)
1997–1998 St. Johnstone 5 (0)
1998 Livingston 7 (1)
1998–2000 Doncaster Rovers 28 (1)
Total 455 (86)
Teams managed
2012 Chesterfield (caretaker)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Thomas Elliott "Tommy" Wright (born 10 January 1966) is a retired Scottish footballer. Having work previously as assistant manager of Oldham Athletic[2] he was announced to follow John Sheridan to League Two side Chesterfield to again serve as his assistant, in June 2009. He was made Caretaker Manager following the sacking of Sheridan on 27 August 2012, with Mark Crossley assisting.[3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.scotlandspeople.co.uk. GROS data: 424/00 0126
  2. ^ "Sheridan makes Wright assistant". BBC Sport. 5 June 2006. Retrieved 5 June 2006. 
  3. ^ "Sheridan named Chesterfield boss". BBC Sport. 9 June 2009. Retrieved 9 June 2009. 
  4. ^ "Doncaster Rovers Player Profile". Retrieved 22 June 2011. 

External links[edit]