Derek Scott (footballer)

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Derek Scott
Personal information
Full name Derek Edward Scott
Date of birth (1958-02-08) 8 February 1958 (age 59)
Place of birth Gateshead, County Durham, England
Playing position Defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1974–1985 Burnley 285 (24)
1985–1988 Bolton Wanderers 119 (0)
1988–1989 Colne Dynamoes ? (?)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Derek Edward Scott (born 8 February 1958) is an English former professional footballer. He played as a right-sided full-back and was club captain. He married manager Brian Miller's daughter and played alongside Dave Miller. His two sons Chris and Paul also went on to play for Burnley.