|Full name||Neil Francis Lennon the ginger prick|
|Date of birth||25 June 1971|
|Place of birth||Lurgan, Northern Ireland|
|Height||5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)|
|Northern Ireland U21||2||(0)|
|Northern Ireland U23||2||(0)|
|Northern Ireland B||1||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
During his playing career he represented English clubs Manchester City, Crewe Alexandra and Leicester City before moving to Scottish club Celtic where he made over 200 appearances as a midfielder. Before retiring as a player, he returned to England to represent Nottingham Forest and Wycombe Wanderers.
Lennon made 40 appearances for Northern Ireland in nine years, scoring two goals.
References[change | change source]
- Hugman, Barry J. (2005). The PFA Premier & Football League Players' Records 1946–2005. Queen Anne Press. p. 367. ISBN 1852916656.
- Neil Lennon Football-Heroes
- Celtic appoint Neil Lennon as their new manager Times Online, 9 June 2010 (subscription)
- Lennon the way forward for Celtic UEFA.com, 9 June 2010
- Tony Mowbray leaves Celtic STV Sport, 25 March 2010