Alex McLeish

Born: January 21, 1959 (age 59)


Hometown: Barrhead, Scotland
Nationality: Scotland flag Scottish

Career History
Senior2007-2011Birmingham City
2011-2012Aston Villa
Sports Mole has 469 articles about Alex McLeish. Articles 1 to 40:
Raul Jimenez in action during the international friendly between Mexico and Scotland on June 3, 2018
Result: Giovani dos Santos winner helps Mexico down Scotland
Scotland's tour of Latin America comes to an end with a narrow but one-sided 1-0 defeat to Mexico at the Azteca Stadium.
Jun 3, 09:09
Scott McTominay in action during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Manchester United on May 7, 2017
Manchester United midfielder Scott McTominay rules out England switch
Manchester United player Scott McTominay rules out a switch to English nationality, declaring his commitment to the Scottish national team.
May 28, 12:42
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Allan McGregor withdraws from Scotland squad to face Peru, Mexico
Allan McGregor drops out of Scotland's squad for the upcoming friendly internationals against Peru and Mexico, with the uncapped Scott Bain taking his place.
May 18, 20:17
Ryan Fraser celebrates opening the scoring during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Southampton on December 3, 2017
Bournemouth winger Ryan Fraser latest player to withdraw from Scotland squad
Bournemouth winger Ryan Fraser becomes the latest player to withdraw from Alex McLeish's Scotland squad for the end-of-season friendlies in Peru and Mexico.
May 16, 20:34
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Scotland name seven uncapped in latest squad
John Souttar, Lewis Morgan and Lewis Stevenson earn their first call-ups for the Scotland national team.
May 14, 14:20
Aleksandar Mitrovic in action during the Championship game between Fulham and Sheffield United on March 6, 2018
Slavisa Jokanovic "unhappy" with Serbia for treatment of Aleksandar Mitrovic
Slavisa Jokanovic is "unhappy" with Serbia boss Mladen Krstajic after on-loan striker Aleksandar Mitrovic was used for all 180 minutes of their recently friendlies.
Mar 30, 13:10
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Scotland boss Alex McLeish hails "massive" win over Hungary
Scotland boss Alex McLeish expresses his delight following his side's 'controlled' 1-0 win over Hungary in Budapest.
Mar 28, 10:34
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Result: Matt Phillips strike helps Scotland beat Hungary in Budapest
Alex McLeish secures his first win since returning to the Scotland hotseat thanks to a 1-0 friendly victory against Hungary in Budapest on Tuesday night.
Mar 27, 20:56
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Alex McLeish: 'I want Scotland to be flexible'
Boss Alex McLeish says that he wants his Scotland side to be "flexible" as the Tartan Army prepare to face Hungary on Tuesday night.
Mar 26, 19:05
Scott McTominay in action for Manchester United on February 25, 2018
Scott McTominay withdraws from Scotland squad
Manchester United midfielder Scott McTominay is one of three players to withdraw from the Scotland squad to face Hungary, alongside Matt Ritchie and Grant Hanley.
Mar 26, 10:03
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Result: Alex McLeish's second stint as Scotland boss begins with defeat to Costa Rica
Alex McLeish's second stint in charge of the Scotland national team begins with a 1-0 defeat at home to Costa Rica.
Mar 23, 21:41
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Scotland boss Alex McLeish hopes "to get a bit of bravado back"
New Scotland manager Alex McLeish hopes to "compete with the best teams" in Europe and the world by sending his players out with a bold approach.
Mar 22, 16:33
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Charlie Mulgrew handed Scotland captaincy
New Scotland boss Alex McLeish reveals that Charlie Mulgrew has been handed the captaincy for the fixture with Costa Rica on Friday night.
Mar 22, 15:41
Scott McTominay in action during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Manchester United on May 7, 2017
Scott McTominay: 'Getting Scotland call-up is a tremendous honour'
Manchester United midfielder Scott McTominay describes getting his first Scotland call-up as "a tremendous honour".
Mar 20, 22:47
Scott McTominay in action for Manchester United on February 25, 2018
Brian McClair tips Manchester United youngster Scott McTominay to star for Scotland
Former Manchester United and Scotland forward Brian McClair believes that Scott McTominay can go on to impress at international level.
Mar 20, 20:10
Kieran Tierney in action for Celtic on November 23, 2017
Scotland boss Alex McLeish: 'Kieran Tierney could play at centre-back'
New Scotland boss Alex McLeish says that he will give consideration to playing Celtic defender Kieran Tierney at centre-back for the Tartan Army.
Mar 13, 13:27
Scott McTominay in action for Manchester United on February 25, 2018
Scott McTominay named in Scotland squad
Manchester United midfielder Scott McTominay is named in the Scotland squad for their upcoming international friendlies against Costa Rica and Hungary.
Mar 12, 12:47
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Peter Grant, James McFadden and Stevie Woods join Scotland coaching team
Scotland boss Alex McLeish appoints former internationals Peter Grant and James McFadden as his assistant coaches, with Stevie Woods named goalkeeping coach.
Mar 11, 20:11
Marcus Rashford celbrates scoring the opener during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Liverpool on March 10, 2018
Jose Mourinho pleased with Marcus Rashford, Scott McTominay
Jose Mourinho is delighted with the performances of Marcus Rashford and Scott McTominay as Manchester United claimed a 2-1 Premier League win over Liverpool on Saturday.
Mar 10, 15:21
Scott McTominay in action for Manchester United on February 25, 2018
Scott McTominay to make Scotland debut against Costa Rica
Alex McLeish will hand Manchester United midfielder Scott McTominay his international debut for Scotland in this month's friendly with Costa Rica.
Mar 9, 11:22
Scott McTominay in action for Manchester United on February 25, 2018
Manchester United youngster Scott McTominay 'chooses Scotland over England'
A report claims that Manchester United midfielder Scott McTominay has decided to represent Scotland at international level, rather than country of birth England.
Mar 4, 18:36
Scotland midfielder Scott Brown in action upon his return to international duty during the World Cup qualifier against England at Wembley on November 11, 2016
Scott Brown retires from international football
Celtic captain Scott Brown announces his retirement from international football.
Feb 26, 10:29
Scott McTominay in action during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Manchester United on May 7, 2017
Jose Mourinho: 'Scotland should call up Scott McTominay'
Jose Mourinho believes that Scotland manager Alex McLeish should call up Manchester United midfielder Scott McTominay before England make their move.
Feb 18, 13:46
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Alex McLeish 'honoured' to be named Scotland boss for second time
New Scotland manager Alex McLeish insists that he is "relishing the challenge" of guiding his national side to the Euro 2020 finals.
Feb 16, 11:47
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Scottish Football Association to appoint Alex McLeish on Friday
Alex McLeish is to take charge of Scotland for a second time, with an announcement set to be made by the Scottish Football Association on Friday.
Feb 15, 18:52
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Report: Alex McLeish in Scotland talks over managerial vacancy
Former Birmingham City and Aston Villa boss Alex McLeish is reportedly the frontrunner to succeed Gordon Strachan as Scotland manager after holding talks with the SFA.
Feb 14, 12:18
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Alex McLeish attempting to buy Charlton Athletic?
Alex McLeish is heading a consortium that is interested in taking over at League One side Charlton Athletic, according to a report.
Jan 10, 11:20
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Chris Sutton: 'Pedro Caixinha most embarrassing manager in Rangers history'
Former Celtic striker Chris Sutton describes Pedro Caixinha as the 'most embarrassing manager in the history of Rangers'.
Oct 27, 21:52
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Alex McLeish: 'Rangers know where I am'
Former Rangers boss Alex McLeish has not applied for the vacant manager's position at Ibrox but stresses that the club have 'got his number'.
Oct 27, 21:15
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Billy Davies 'interested in vacant Rangers managerial position'
A report claims that Billy Davies is keen to succeed Pedro Caixinha as Rangers boss, three-and-a-half years after leaving his last managerial position.
Oct 26, 18:28
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Alex McLeish: 'Rangers fans must keep faith in Pedro Caixinha'
Alex McLeish wants the Rangers supporters to back Pedro Caixinha after their Europa League humiliation at the hands of Luxembourg club Progres Niederkorn.
Jul 5, 15:18
Leeds United manager Garry Monk on November 29, 2016
Leeds United boss Garry Monk in contention for Rangers job?
Rangers reportedly want Leeds United boss Garry Monk to succeed Mark Warburton at Ibrox, while Southampton's Ross Wilson has been targeted for a backroom role.
Mar 2, 15:07
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Alex Neil named as new favourite for Rangers job
Norwich City boss Alex Neil becomes the bookmakers' favourite to take over at Rangers.
Feb 28, 19:52
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Report: Alan Irvine emerges as candidate for Rangers job
Former West Bromwich Albion boss Alan Irvine is reportedly a candidate for the Rangers vacancy.
Feb 21, 11:59
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Alex McLeish to return to Rangers?
Rangers are reportedly considering hiring Alex McLeish on a short-term contract to replace Mark Warburton.
Feb 11, 18:30
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Former Tottenham Hotspur boss Martin Jol returns to management in Egypt
Former Tottenham Hotspur and Fulham manager Martin Jol is appointed head coach of Egyptian Premier League leaders Al Ahly.
Feb 24, 22:13
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Alex McLeish to become new manager of Egyptian club Zamalek
Former Aston Villa manager Alex McLeish agrees to take over at Egyptian side Zamalek.
Feb 23, 10:17
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Alex Rae named St Mirren manager
Former Rangers midfielder Alex Rae is appointed as the new manager of Scottish Championship side St Mirren.
Dec 18, 20:07
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Report: Alex McLeish wants Reading job
Ex-Birmingham City and Aston Villa boss Alex McLeish is reportedly interested in managing Reading.
Dec 8, 11:57
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Alex McLeish tops Queens Park Rangers managerial shortlist?
A report claims that Queens Park Rangers are edging towards appointing Alex McLeish as their new manager, as the Scotsman seeks a return to British shores.
Nov 13, 10:43

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