Nigel Clough

Born: March 9, 1966 (age 51)

Height: 5'8.5" (175cm)

Hometown: Sunderland, England
Nationality: England flag English

Nigel Clough, then managing Derby County, looks on during a Championship match on March 16, 2013
Career History
Senior1984-1993Nottingham Forest
1993-1996Liverpool
1996-1998Manchester City
→ 1996-1997Nottingham Forest (loan)
→ 1997Sheffield Wednesday (loan)
1998-2008Burton Albion
Managerial1998-2009Burton Albion
2009-2013Derby County
2013-2015Sheffield United
2015-Burton Albion
Sports Mole has 449 articles about Nigel Clough. Articles 1 to 40:
Nigel Clough, then managing Derby County, looks on during a Championship match on March 16, 2013
Nigel Clough: 'Burton Albion have had extremely tough start to season'
Nigel Clough admits that Burton's second season in the Championship has been "extremely tough", but insists that the Brewers have also suffered from bad luck.
Nov 2, 20:47
Lee Johnson, Manager of Barnsley looks on during the Sky Bet League One match between Bristol City and Barnsley at Ashton Gate on March 28, 2015
Lee Johnson: 'We will explore options before signing a new midfielder'
Bristol City manager Lee Johnson says that the club will 'explore all options' before deciding on signing a new midfielder in January.
Oct 13, 15:15
Jose Mourinho watches on during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Manchester United on September 9, 2017
Jose Mourinho: 'We have to respect EFL Cup'
Jose Mourinho suggests that English football may be better off without the EFL Cup, but insists that he will respect the competition, its sponsors and the teams they face.
Sep 20, 22:38
Luke Shaw of Manchester United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Newcastle United at Old Trafford on August 22, 2015 in Manchester, United Kingdom.
Team News: Luke Shaw named on Manchester United bench for EFL Cup tie against Burton
Manchester United left-back Luke Shaw returns to the squad on the bench for tonight's EFL Cup tie against Burton Albion.
Sep 20, 19:11
Marcus Rashford celebrates scoring during the EFL Cup game between Manchester United and Burton Albion on September 20, 2017
Live Commentary: Manchester United 4-1 Burton Albion - as it happened
Relive Manchester United's 4-1 win over Burton Albion as the EFL Cup holders cruise into the last 16 with victory at Old Trafford.
Sep 20, 19:00
Jose Mourinho winks during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Manchester United on September 9, 2017
Jose Mourinho: 'I will take EFL Cup clash with Burton Albion seriously'
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho promises to take the EFL Cup match against Burton Albion seriously.
Sep 19, 22:52
Nigel Clough of Sheffield United celebrates victory during the Budweiser FA Cup Third Round match between Aston Villa and Sheffield United at Villa Park on January 4, 2014
Nigel Clough: 'Manchester United tie a big financial boost'
Burton Albion manager Nigel Clough says that his side's EFL Cup game away at Manchester United will boost his budget for the season by 25%.
Sep 19, 15:58
Rochdale's Jamie Allen with his League Two Player of the Month award on April 3, 2014
Burton Albion sign Jamie Allen from Rochdale
Burton Albion complete the signing of midfielder Jamie Allen on a three-year deal from Rochdale.
Sep 1, 00:03
A general view of the ground before the FA Cup 1st Round match between Burton Albion and Oxford United at the Pirelli Stadium on November 7, 2010
Burton Albion sign Tottenham Hotspur youngster Will Miller
Burton Albion complete the signing of Will Miller on a two-year deal from Tottenham Hotspur after he spent last season on loan with the Brewers.
Aug 31, 21:44
Sheffield United's John Brayford celebrates with teammates after scoring his team's second goal against Charlton during their FA Cup quarter-final match on March 9, 2014
Burton Albion complete John Brayford signing
Burton Albion re-sign defender John Brayford on a two-year deal from Sheffield United.
Aug 31, 20:18
Nigel Clough, then managing Derby County, looks on during a Championship match on March 16, 2013
Nigel Clough delighted as Burton Albion claim first points of season
Nigel Clough is delighted with Burton Albion claiming their first points of the 2017-18 Championship season, the Brewers beating Birmingham City 2-1 on Friday night.
Aug 18, 22:11
A general view of the ground before the FA Cup 1st Round match between Burton Albion and Oxford United at the Pirelli Stadium on November 7, 2010
Result: Burton Albion claim first points of season with victory over Birmingham City
Burton Albion claim their first points of the 2017-18 Championship season after coming from behind to beat Birmingham City 2-1 at the Pirelli Stadium.
Aug 18, 21:41
Sean Scannell of Huddersfield Town during the Sky Bet Championship between Huddersfield Town and Norwich City at John Smiths Stadium on March 17, 2015
Burton Albion sign Sean Scannell on loan from Huddersfield Town
Sean Scannell joins Championship side Burton Albion on loan from Premier League new boys Huddersfield Town.
Aug 18, 19:32
Harry Redknapp, manager of QPR looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Queens Park Rangers and Stoke City at Loftus Road on September 20, 2014
Team News: Isaac Vassell named on bench for Birmingham City
Birmingham City manager Harry Redknapp names new signing Isaac Vassell on the bench for the trip to Burton Albion.
Aug 18, 18:55
Jake Buxton for Derby County on December 16, 2014
Jake Buxton completes Burton Albion return
Burton Albion complete the signing of former Derby County and Wigan Athletic defender Jake Buxton on a one-year deal.
Jun 29, 19:23
A general view of the ground before the FA Cup 1st Round match between Burton Albion and Oxford United at the Pirelli Stadium on November 7, 2010
Burton Albion seal club-record Liam Boyce signing
Championship outfit Burton Albion wrap up a club-record deal for Ross County striker Liam Boyce, who was the Scottish Premiership's top scorer last season.
Jun 20, 20:02
Paul Lambert looks on prior to kickoff during the FA Cup fift- round match between Blackburn Rovers and West Ham United on February 21, 2016
Paul Lambert added to Sunderland's managerial wishlist?
Paul Lambert joins the list of potential candidates to take over at Sunderland, a fortnight on from losing his job as Wolverhampton Wanderers boss.
Jun 11, 12:20
Nigel Clough, then managing Derby County, looks on during a Championship match on March 16, 2013
Nigel Clough: 'Jackson Irvine could leave Burton Albion'
Burton Albion boss Nigel Clough says that the club may struggle to keep Jackson Irvine should he receive offers this summer.
Jun 9, 17:58
Sheffield Wednesday manager Carlos Carvalhal poses with his manager of the month award for April 2017
Carlos Carvalhal, Yann Kermorgant win Championship awards for April
Sheffield Wednesday boss Carlos Carvalhal and Reading striker Yann Kermorgant are announced as the Championship's Manager and Player of the Month for April.
May 5, 09:15
Nigel Clough, then managing Derby County, looks on during a Championship match on March 16, 2013
Nigel Clough turned down Nottingham Forest job as "matter of principle"
Nigel Clough says turning down the Nottingham Forest job role was a "matter of principle" as current club Burton Albion remain embroiled in a relegation fight.
Feb 2, 18:04
Michael Kightly for Burnley on October 26, 2014
Michael Kightly makes Burton Albion loan switch
Burnley winger Michael Kightly joins Burton Albion on loan until the end of the season.
Jan 31, 23:36
Nigel Clough, then managing Derby County, looks on during a Championship match on March 16, 2013
Nigel Clough to remain at Burton Albion after talks with Nottingham Forest
Nottingham Forest will look elsewhere for a new manager after it emerged that Nigel Clough will remain at Burton Albion.
Jan 30, 17:12
Nigel Clough, then managing Derby County, looks on during a Championship match on March 16, 2013
Nigel Clough: 'I need to think about Nottingham Forest job proposal'
Burton Albion boss Nigel Clough says that he is interested in discussing the vacant managerial role at Nottingham Forest.
Jan 28, 18:44
Nigel Clough, then managing Derby County, looks on during a Championship match on March 16, 2013
Report: Nottingham Forest make approach for Nigel Clough
A report claims that Nottingham Forest have made a formal approach to Burton Albion for the services of boss Nigel Clough, who spent nine years at the club as a player.
Jan 26, 19:08
Albert Adomah of Middlesbrough fouls Luke Varney of Ipswich Town during the Sky Bet Championship match between Middlesbrough and Ipswich Town at the Riverside Stadium on March 14, 2015
Luke Varney leaves Ipswich Town for Burton Albion
Luke Varney completes a switch from Ipswich Town to Burton Albion on an 18-month deal.
Jan 4, 13:41
Marvin Sordell for Burnley on October 18, 2014
Burton Albion sign Marvin Sordell from Coventry City
Burton Albion announce the signing of Coventry City forward Marvin Sordell, with Stuart Beavon and Callum Reilly going in the opposite direction.
Jan 1, 13:51
Nigel Clough, then managing Derby County, looks on during a Championship match on March 16, 2013
Result: Burton Albion five points clear of Championship dropzone after win at Rotherham United
Burton Albion move five points clear of the Championship relegation zone after claiming a 2-1 win at bottom side Rotherham United on Thursday night.
Dec 29, 22:40
Porto's Ghanaian forward Christian Atsu celebrates after scoring during the Portuguese league football match Beira Mar vs Porto at the Municipal Stadium in Aveiro on February 15, 2013
Team News: Christian Atsu earns Newcastle United start
Christian Atsu starts for Championship leaders Newcastle United for their trip to Burton Albion.
Dec 17, 14:08
Gary Rowett of Birmingham City looks on during the pre season friendly match between Nuneaton Town and Birmingham City at the James Parnell Stadium on July 14, 2015
Result: Defeat for Gary Rowett on Burton Albion return
Birmingham City miss out on the chance to move within a point of the automatic promotion zone in the Championship, as they slip to a 2-0 defeat to rivals Burton Albion.
Oct 21, 21:39
Nigel Clough of Sheffield United celebrates victory during the Budweiser FA Cup Third Round match between Aston Villa and Sheffield United at Villa Park on January 4, 2014
Nigel Clough expects "close" Queens Park Rangers game
Burton Albion manager Nigel Clough admits that he expects a "close" game when Queens Park Rangers visit the Pirelli.
Sep 26, 15:51
Huddersfield Town manager David Wagner on January 23, 2016
David Wagner crowned Championship Manager of the Month for August
Huddersfield Town manager David Wagner is rewarded for his side's impressive start to the season with August's Championship Manage of the Month accolade.
Sep 9, 06:00
Nigel Clough, then managing Derby County, looks on during a Championship match on March 16, 2013
Result: Jackson Irvine heads Burton Albion to famous victory over Derby County
Jackson Irvine's header 12 minutes in earns Burton Albion a 1-0 win over Derby County in the first-ever competitive meeting between the local rivals.
Aug 26, 21:37
Nigel Clough, then managing Derby County, looks on during a Championship match on March 16, 2013
Live Commentary: Burton Albion 1-0 Derby County - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Burton's 1-0 win over Derby, as Jackson Irvine scored for the third game in succession to earn the points.
Aug 26, 19:14
Jurgen Klopp ist eine froh Hase after the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Liverpool on March 6, 2016
Live Commentary: Burton Albion 0-5 Liverpool - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Liverpool's 5-0 victory over Burton Albion in the EFL Cup second round.
Aug 23, 18:45
Nigel Clough, then managing Derby County, looks on during a Championship match on March 16, 2013
Nigel Clough: 'No pressure facing Liverpool'
Burton Albion manager Nigel Clough insists that the visit of Premier League giants Liverpool in the EFL Cup should be relished rather than feared.
Aug 22, 14:11
Jurgen Klopp manager of Liverpool looka on prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and West Bromwich Albion at Anfield on December 13, 2015 in Liverpool, England.
Liverpool draw Burton Albion in second round of EFL Cup
Liverpool face a trip to Championship side Burton Albion in round two of the EFL Cup.
Aug 10, 22:42
Kyle McFadzean of Crawley Town battles for possesion with Danny Redmond of Carlisle United during the Sky Bet League One match on April 29, 2014
Kyle McFadzean joins Burton Albion for club-record fee
Burton Albion announce that they have completed the signing of MK Dons defender Kyle McFadzean for a club-record fee.
Jul 12, 15:11
Nigel Clough, then managing Derby County, looks on during a Championship match on March 16, 2013
Nigel Clough: 'Burton Albion's promotion is remarkable'
Burton Albion manager Nigel Clough describes his club's promotion to the Championship as "remarkable" after they were confirmed as League One runners-up.
May 8, 21:25
A general view of the Pirelli Stadium during the U17 Euro Elite Qualifying Round match between England and Norway at the Pirelli Stadium on March 21, 2015
Burton Albion promoted, Blackpool relegated
Burton Albion gain promotion to the Championship after their 0-0 draw away at Doncaster, while Blackpool head for League Two.
May 8, 14:36
A general view prior to during the FA Cup fourth round match between Southend United and Hull City at Roots Hall on January 25, 2014
Result: Leaders Burton Albion beaten at Roots Hall
Goals from Anthony Wordsworth, Tyrone Barnett and David Mooney earn Southend United all three points from their home clash with league leaders Burton Albion.
Feb 22, 21:41



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4Bristol City1787226161031
5Aston Villa178542416829
6Middlesbrough167542113826
7Derby CountyDerby167542420426
8Ipswich TownIpswich168172824425
9Sheffield WednesdaySheff Weds176652119224
10Nottingham ForestNott'm Forest178092527-224
11Leeds UnitedLeeds167272419523
12Norwich CityNorwich176561621-523
13Brentford175752523222
14Preston North EndPreston175751919022
15Queens Park RangersQPR175662024-421
16Barnsley165562322120
17Fulham174851920-120
18Millwall174671919018
19Reading165381821-318
20Hull City174583032-217
21Birmingham CityBirmingham174310925-1615
22Burton Albion1734101134-2313
23Bolton WanderersBolton172691329-1612
24Sunderland171882233-1111
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