Dean Wilkins

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Dean Wilkins
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Personal information
Full name Dean Mark Wilkins
Date of birth (1962-07-12) 12 July 1962 (age 52)
Place of birth Hillingdon, England
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Sheffield United (first-team coach)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1980–1983 Queens Park Rangers 2 (0)
1981 MYPA 11 (3)
1982 MYPA 12 (2)
1983–1984 Brighton & Hove Albion 3 (0)
1984 Leyton Orient 10 (0)
1984–1987 PEC Zwolle 89 (3)
1987–1996 Brighton & Hove Albion 335 (31)
Total 462 (39)
Teams managed
2006–2008 Brighton & Hove Albion
2010 Southampton (caretaker manager)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

† Appearances (Goals).

Dean Mark Wilkins (born 12 July 1962) is an English association football coach and former professional player.

Managerial career[edit]

Wilkins assumed the position of caretaker manager at Brighton & Hove Albion when Mark McGhee was sacked in early September 2006. Later that month, it was announced that Wilkins had been given the job on a permanent basis.[1] On 3 April, Wilkins was offered a three-year contract with Brighton & Hove Albion, which was agreed on 24 April.[2]

On 31 July 2009 Wilkins was named as Alan Pardew's assistant manager at Southampton.[3] On 30 August 2010, Wilkins was appointed caretaker manager at Southampton after manager Alan Pardew was sacked,[4] until 12 September when Nigel Adkins was appointed.[5] He was dismissed, along with Adkins, on 18 January 2013.[6][7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Brighton confirm Wilkins as boss". BBC Sport. 29 September 2006. Retrieved 19 January 2007. 
  2. ^ "Wilkins agrees new Seagulls deal". BBC Sport. 24 April 2007. Retrieved 24 April 2007. 
  3. ^ Wilkins joins Southampton as assistant boss, The Brighton Argus, 31 July 2009. Retrieved 2 August 2009
  4. ^ "BBC Sport - Football - Southampton sack manager Pardew". BBC Sport. 30 August 2010. Retrieved 30 August 2010. 
  5. ^ "New First Team Manager Appointed". Southampton F.C. 12 September 2010. Retrieved 13 September 2010. 
  6. ^ Winter, Henry (18 January 2013). "Nigel Adkins stabbed in the back by Southampton as Argentina Mauricio Pochettino steps in as manager". Daily Telegraph. Retrieved 20 January 2013. 
  7. ^ Szczepanik, Nick (20 January 2013). "Saints fans protest with white hankies to greet Mauricio Pochettino". The Independent. Retrieved 20 January 2013. 

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