Neil Thompson

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Neil Thompson
Personal information
Full name Neil Thompson[1]
Date of birth (1963-10-02) 2 October 1963 (age 52)[1]
Place of birth Beverley, England
Height 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)[1]
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Sheffield Wednesday (U21 Head Coach)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1980–1981 Nottingham Forest 0 (0)
1981–1983 Hull City 31 (0)
1983–1989 Scarborough 242 (34)
1989–1996 Ipswich Town 206 (19)
1996–1998 Barnsley 27 (5)
1997–1998 Oldham Athletic (loan) 8 (0)
1998 York City (loan) 12 (2)
1998–2000 York City 30 (6)
2000–2001 Scarborough 27 (3)
2001–2004 Boston United 7 (0)
Total 590 (69)
Teams managed
1999–2000 York City
2000–2001 Scarborough
2002–2004 Boston United

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

† Appearances (goals)

Neil Thompson (born 2 October 1963) is an English former professional footballer who played as a defender. Born in Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire,[1] Thompson played for Scarborough, Ipswich Town and Barnsley amongst others. Thompson subsequently became a football coach and had spells at York City, Scarborough and Boston United as player-manager. Currently, he is U21s Head Coach at Sheffield Wednesday.[2]

Managerial statistics[edit]

Managerial record by team and tenure
Team From To Record Ref
P W D L Win %
York City 16 March 1999 9 February 2000 45 11 11 23 24.4 [3]
Scarborough 1 October 2000 21 September 2001 45 10 20 15 22.2 [3]
Boston United 8 July 2002 13 February 2004 83 26 21 36 31.3 [3]
Total 173 47 52 74 27.2

Honours[edit]

Scarborough

Ipswich Town

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f Hugman, Barry J., ed. (2003). The PFA Footballers' Who's Who 2003/2004. Harpenden: Queen Anne Press. p. 418. ISBN 9-781852-916510. 
  2. ^ "Megson adds to backroom staff". Sheffield Wednesday F.C. 10 February 2011. Retrieved 11 February 2011. 
  3. ^ a b c "Managers: Neil Thompson". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 6 February 2016. 

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