Mickey Lewis

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Mickey Lewis
Personal information
Full name Michael Lewis
Date of birth (1965-02-15) 15 February 1965 (age 52)
Place of birth Birmingham, England
Playing position Defender, midfielder
Youth career
1981–1982 West Bromwich Albion
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1981–1984 West Bromwich Albion 24 (0)
1984–1988 Derby County 43 (1)
1988–1999 Oxford United 305 (7)
Des Moines Menace
Teams managed
1999–2000 Oxford United (caretaker)
2014 Oxford United (caretaker)
2016 Hayes & Yeading (head coach)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Michael "Mickey" Lewis, (born 15 February 1965) is an English former professional footballer and manager who played for West Bromwich Albion, Derby County and Oxford United. From January to March 2014 he was the caretaker manager at League Two side Oxford United,[1] following the departure of manager Chris Wilder to Northampton Town,[2] before Gary Waddock was appointed head coach.[3]

He left Oxford in the middle of 2015 after a 27-year association with the club, and 8 years as a member of the coaching staff,[4] and was appointed head coach/manager at Hayes & Yeading United in May 2016 after the departure of Garry Haylock.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mickey Comes Home". Oxford United. 16 May 2007. Archived from the original on 7 August 2011. Retrieved 3 August 2015. 
  2. ^ "Chris Wilder named Northampton Town boss". BBC Sport. 27 January 2014. Retrieved 4 July 2014. 
  3. ^ "Gary Waddock named Oxford United head coach". BBC Sport. 22 March 2014. Retrieved 4 July 2014. 
  4. ^ "Oxford United: Mickey Lewis among coaching staff departures". BBC Sport. 8 July 2015. Retrieved 3 August 2015. 
  5. ^ Pritchard, David (3 August 2015). "Mickey Lewis returns to coaching a month after leaving Oxford United". Oxford Mail. Retrieved 3 August 2015.