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Alex Neil

Born: June 9, 1981 (age 37)

Height: 5'7" (171cm)

Hometown: Bellshill, Scotland
Nationality: Scotland flag Scottish

Position: Midfielder
Manager Alex Neil of Norwich looks on during the Sky Bet Championship match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Norwich City at Amex Stadium on April 3, 2015
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Career History
Senior1999-2000Airdrieonians
2000-2004Barnsley
2004-2005Mansfield Town
2005-2015Hamilton Academical
Managerial2013-2015Hamilton Academical
2015-2017Norwich City
2017-Preston North End
Sports Mole has 542 articles about Alex Neil. Articles 1 to 40:
Preston manager Alex Neil opens his mouth on February 13, 2019
Neil feels Preston should be playing to packed houses
North End are 12 games unbeaten after their last-gasp win over Birmingham.
Mar 16, 19:07
Tony Pulis in charge of Middlesbrough on January 19, 2019
Alex Neil feels for Tony Pulis over controversial Daniel Ayala dismissal
Jayden Stockley's header eight minutes from time won it for North End.
Mar 13, 22:51
Preston manager Alex Neil opens his mouth on February 13, 2019
Performance not vintage but win was most important thing - Preston boss Neil
Daniel Johnson earned in-form North End victory at Ewood Park.
Mar 9, 15:25
Bristol City boss Lee Johnson applauds on February 17, 2019
It's a brilliant point - Johnson delighted with City fightback
Daniel Johnson's goal on the stroke of half-time put Preston ahead but the Robins recovered through Famara Diedhiou's second-half leveller.
Mar 2, 18:49
Paul Gallagher celebrates scoring for Preston North End on August 18, 2018
Gallagher praised by Neil after fine performance
Scottish midfielder impressive in Millwall win.
Feb 23, 18:49
Nottingham Forest manager Martin O'Neill pictured on February 12, 2019
Martin O'Neill: Nottingham Forest were robbed of three points by referee
The Forest boss was angry after Tim Robinson ruled out Joe Lolley's late effort against Preston.
Feb 16, 18:20
Preston manager Alex Neil opens his mouth on February 13, 2019
Alex Neil: Preston showed more hunger than Norwich
Ben Davies, Paul Gallagher and Sean Maguire gave North End victory.
Feb 13, 23:53
Preston manager Alex Neil pictured on January 12, 2019
Neil happy as Preston hold out
Bolton made for a nervy finish.
Feb 9, 18:17
Preston manager Alex Neil pictured on January 12, 2019
Alex Neil not ruling out Preston play-off push despite 10-point gap
North End shared a goalless draw with a Derby side who are currently sixth.
Feb 1, 22:49
Preston manager Alex Neil pictured on January 12, 2019
Neil: Preston 'brilliant' in Stoke victory
North End record impressive win on the road.
Jan 26, 18:11
Steve McClaren in charge of QPR on January 12, 2019
Steve McClaren demands improvement from QPR
Rangers' play-off push suffered a big blow.
Jan 19, 18:57
Swansea City manager Graham Potter on November 24, 2018
We are far from a top-six side, admits Swansea boss Potter
The visitors conceded just five minutes after going in front to draw with 10-man Preston.
Jan 12, 18:17
Preston manager Alex Neil on December 29, 2018
Alex Neil criticises 'unacceptable' performance after Preston exit FA Cup
The Championship side were knocked out by League One club Doncaster.
Jan 6, 16:59
Jayden Stockley in action for Exeter City in the League Two playoff semi-final on May 12, 2018
Stockley makes Championship move after leaving Exeter for Preston
The striker has been in prolific form in League Two.
Jan 3, 13:02
Jayden Stockley in action for Exeter City in the League Two playoff semi-final on May 12, 2018
Stockley makes Championship move after leaving Exeter for Preston
The striker has been in prolific form in League Two.
Jan 3, 13:02
Preston manager Alex Neil on December 29, 2018
Neil delighted as injury-hit Preston hold Villa
Neil delighted as injury-hit Preston hold Villa
Dec 29, 18:30
Alex Neil in charge of Preston North End
Neil delight as Preston dig deep to win at Forest
North End are low on numbers.
Dec 8, 18:01
Alex Neil in charge of Preston North End
Neil refuses to blame Rudd despite mistake against Birmingham
The goalkeeper gifted the home side their first goal in a 3-0 victory.
Dec 1, 18:25
Boro boss Tony Pulis gives orders during the Championship game between Middlesbrough and Sheffield United on August 7, 2018
Pulis admits to tactical error as Boro are held at Preston
Middlesbrough drop out of the top two.
Nov 27, 23:00
Alex Neil in charge of Preston North End
Alex Neil demands level heads despite Preston's fine form
The Lillywhites are unbeaten since September.
Nov 24, 18:09
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
Hibernian sign Preston North End winger Daryl Horgan
Hibernian announce that they have completed the signing of Preston North End winger Daryl Horgan for an undisclosed fee.
Aug 11, 11:19
Lukas Nmecha in action for Manchester City in pre-season on July 20, 2018
Preston North End sign Manchester City striker Lukas Nmecha on loan
Preston North End sign Manchester City striker and England Under-21 international Lukas Nmecha on a season-long loan deal.
Aug 9, 13:17
Colin poses with his Championship manager of the month award for March 2018
Cardiff City 'close to signing Preston North End defender Greg Cunningham'
Cardiff City are reportedly close to a deal for Preston North End left-back Greg Cunningham.
Jun 12, 21:01
Wolverhampton Wanderers manager Nuno Espirito Santo at the EFL cup against Manchester City on October 24, 2017
Video: Sports Mole Reader Awards - Championship Manager of the Season
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May 20, 09:00
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
Preston North End agree deal to sign Oxford United midfielder Ryan Ledson
Championship side Preston North End agree a deal to sign Oxford United midfielder Ryan Ledson on a three-year contract for an undisclosed fee.
May 17, 20:24
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: Preston North End closing in on Oxford United's Ryan Ledson
Championship playoff hopefuls Preston North End are believed to be closing in on a deal for Oxford United midfielder Ryan Ledson.
May 1, 21:30
Helder Costa in action for Wolverhampton Wanderers on October 24, 2017
Alex Neil unhappy with Wolverhampton Wanderers' "soft foreign players"
Alex Neil accuses Wolverhampton Wanderers players of going to ground too easily after his Preston North End side were reduced to 10 men against the pacesetters.
Feb 19, 18:10
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: 'Preston North End can expose Wolverhampton Wanderers'
Preston North End boss Alex Neil claims that his side are capable of 'exposing' Championship leaders Wolverhampton Wanderers at Deepdale on Saturday afternoon.
Feb 16, 13:44
A new picture of Gary Rowett, in charge of Birmingham City on November 30, 2016
Championship roundup: Derby County cut gap to Wolverhampton Wanderers
Derby County cut the gap on Championship leaders Wolverhampton Wanderers courtesy of a 3-0 victory over ten-man Brentford.
Feb 3, 17:02
A more recent image of Preston North End's Jordan Hugill in action during his side's FA Cup third round clash with Arsenal on January 7, 2017
Alex Neil: 'Jordan Hugill deal worked for everyone'
Preston North End boss Alex Neil says that the deal that took Jordan Hugill to West Ham United in the final stages of the January transfer window 'worked for everyone'.
Feb 1, 10:25
A new picture of Gary Rowett, in charge of Birmingham City on November 30, 2016
Derby County secure Manager and Player of the Month awards for December
Championship high-flyers Derby County enjoy a clean sweep of awards, with Gary Rowett named Manager of the Month and goalkeeper Scott Carson winning Player of the Month.
Jan 12, 06:00
Jurgen Klopp watches the warm-up ahead of the Premier League game between Liverpool and Burnley on September 16, 2017
Preston North End to loan Liverpool midfielder Harry Wilson?
Preston North End are reportedly keen on loaning Liverpool youngster Harry Wilson during the January transfer window.
Dec 19, 11:17
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 Neil: 'Preston North End wrongly written off for promotion'
Alex Neil admits that he was keen to change Preston North End's style of play in his first season at the helm, which he hopes will end with promotion come next May.
Sep 22, 17:44
Harry Redknapp in charge of Birmingham City in April 2017
Alex Neil 'feels' for Harry Redknapp after axe
Preston North End manager Alex Neil says that he has sympathy for Harry Redknapp following his axe by Birmingham City.
Sep 20, 15:50
Alex Neil poses with his Manager of the Month award for September 2016
Alex Neil "delighted" with Cardiff City scalp
Preston North End manager Alex Neil reveals his delight after his side inflict a first league defeat of the season on Cardiff City.
Sep 13, 18:10
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
Oldham Athletic land Eoin Doyle on loan
League One side Oldham Athletic sign Preston North End striker Eoin Doyle on a loan deal running until January.
Aug 31, 20:08
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
Arsenal youngster Stephy Mavididi joins Preston North End on loan
Championship side Preston North End sign Arsenal forward Stephy Mavididi on a season-long loan.
Aug 4, 20:31
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
Preston North End appoint Alex Neil as new boss
Preston North End announce that Alex Neil has agreed to become their new manager on a rolling 12-month contract.
Jul 4, 17:00
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
Martin Canning proud of "greatest achievement"
Hamilton Academical manager Martin Canning hails his side's "greatest achievement" as they secure an unprecedented fourth consecutive season in the Scottish Premiership.
May 28, 17:48
Hull City manager Marco Silva during the Premier League match against Southampton on April 29, 2017
Hull City confirm departure of manager Marco Silva
Hull City announce that Marco Silva has left the club following their relegation into the Championship.
May 25, 20:06

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Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Liverpool31237170185276
2Manchester CityMan City30242479215874
3Tottenham HotspurSpurs30201957322561
4Arsenal30186663392460
5Manchester UnitedMan Utd30177658401858
6Chelsea30176750331757
7Wolverhampton WanderersWolves30128103836244
8Watford30127114244-243
9West Ham UnitedWest Ham31126134146-542
10Leicester CityLeicester31125144043-341
11Everton31117134342140
12Bournemouth31115154356-1338
13Newcastle UnitedNewcastle3198143140-935
14Crystal Palace3096153641-533
15Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton2996143242-1033
16Southampton3079143450-1630
17Burnley3186173559-2430
18Cardiff CityCardiff3084182757-3028
19Fulham3145222970-4117
20Huddersfield TownHuddersfield3135231857-3914

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