|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