Brian Clough

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Brian Clough
Aankomst Nottingham Forrest op Schiphol, Ajax 1 tegenstanders voor de Europa Cup, Bestanddeelnr 930-7831.jpg
Personal information
Full name Brian Howard Clough
Date of birth (1935-03-21)21 March 1935
Place of birth Middlesbrough, North Riding of Yorkshire, England
Date of death 20 September 2004(2004-09-20) (aged 69)
Place of death Derby, England
Playing position Striker (retired)
Youth career
1951-1952 Middlesbrough
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
National team
1959 England
Teams managed
Hartlepool United
Derby County
Brighton & Hove Albion
Leeds United
Nottingham Forest
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Brian Clough was an English footballer turned manager. During his career he was in charge of Nottingham Forest F.C. and Derby County F.C. He won a lot of trophies, including the European Cup in 1979 and 1980.

Clough was an alcoholic. He had a liver transplant in 2003. He died of stomach cancer.

International career statistics[change | change source]

England national team
Year Apps Goals
1959 2 0
Total 2 0

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