Paul Heckingbottom

Born: July 17, 1977 (age 40)

Height: 6'0" (183cm)

Hometown: Barnsley, England
Nationality: England flag English

Position: Defender
Team: Barnsley
Paul Heckingbottom poses with his League One manager of the month award for March 2016
Career History
Youth-0001-1996Sunderland
Senior1996-1999Sunderland
→ 1997-1998Scarborough (loan)
→ 1998Hartlepool United (loan)
1999-2002Darlington
2002-2003Norwich City
2003-2005Bradford City
2005-2006Sheffield Wednesday
2006-2007Barnsley
2007-2009Bradford City
2009-2010Mansfield Town
2010-2011Gateshead
2011-2012Harrogate Town
Managerial2016-Barnsley
Sports Mole has 73 articles about Paul Heckingbottom. Articles 1 to 40:
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
Leeds United considering move for Birmingham City goalkeeper David Stockdale?
Leeds United are reportedly considering a summer approach for Birmingham City goalkeeper David Stockdale.
May 22, 18:41
Angus Gunn in action for Norwich City in January 2018
Leeds United to move for Manchester City goalkeeper Angus Gunn?
Leeds United are reportedly targeting a season-long loan deal for Manchester City goalkeeper Angus Gunn.
May 21, 17:20
Generic view of Oakwell, taken in 2012
Barnsley sack manager Jose Morais following relegation from Championship
Barnsley sack manager Jose Morais following the club's relegation from the Championship.
May 6, 15:13
Barnsley boss Paul Heckingbottom pictured in late 2017
Leeds United considering move for Middlesbrough forward Ashley Fletcher?
Leeds United are reportedly considering a loan move for Middlesbrough forward Ashley Fletcher during the summer transfer window.
Apr 28, 11:57
Aston Villa manager Steve Bruce waves to the fans during his side's Championship clash with Wolverhampton Wanderers on October 15, 2016
Result: Lewis Grabban header keeps Aston Villa in the hunt for automatic promotion
Aston Villa keep themselves in the hunt for an automatic promotion spot in the Championship thanks to a slender 1-0 win over Leeds United at Villa Park.
Apr 13, 21:38
Barnsley boss Paul Heckingbottom pictured in late 2017
Leeds United boss Paul Heckingbottom: 'Sack speculation surprised everyone'
Leeds United manager Paul Heckingbottom rubbishes reports that he is set to be sacked by the Championship side.
Apr 12, 18:55
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
Pontus Jansson: 'Two wins in four months is ridiculous'
Leeds United defender Pontus Jansson deems the Championship club's poor form "ridiculous" but has faith in new manager Paul Heckingbottom.
Apr 5, 19:39
Barnsley boss Paul Heckingbottom pictured in late 2017
Leeds United boss Paul Heckingbottom: 'I'm getting frustrated'
Head coach Paul Heckingbottom admits that he is starting to get "frustrated" with Leeds United's form in the Championship.
Apr 4, 13:59
Ryan Sessegnon in action during the Championship game between Fulham and Sheffield United on March 6, 2018
Result: Fulham beat Leeds United to close gap on Cardiff City
Fulham move to within five points of second-placed Cardiff City with a 2-0 win over Leeds United in Tuesday's Championship fixture at Craven Cottage.
Apr 3, 21:44
Ryan Sessegnon in action during the Championship game between Fulham and Sheffield United on March 6, 2018
Live Commentary: Fulham 2-0 Leeds United - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage as Fulham record a 2-0 win over Leeds United in Tuesday's Championship encounter at Craven Cottage.
Apr 3, 19:15
Barnsley boss Paul Heckingbottom pictured in late 2017
Leeds United boss Paul Heckingbottom: 'We should have scored more'
Leeds United boss Paul Heckingbottom says that his side should have scored more than two against Bolton Wanderers.
Mar 30, 19:36
Cardiff City manager Neil Warnock chats to assistant Kevin Blackwell in October 2017
Championship roundup: Cardiff City, Fulham both pick up important wins
Cardiff City continue their charge towards the Premier League with a 3-1 victory over Burton Albion, while Fulham also triumph in Saturday's Championship action.
Mar 30, 17:13
Barnsley boss Paul Heckingbottom pictured in late 2017
Paul Heckingbottom: 'Chairman criticism won't affect Leeds United squad'
Head coach Paul Heckingbottom insists that criticism from chairman Andrea Radrizzani will not affect his first-team squad.
Mar 15, 17:00
Wolverhampton Wanderers manager Nuno Espirito Santo at the EFL cup against Manchester City on October 24, 2017
Live Commentary: Leeds United 0-3 Wolverhampton Wanderers - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Wolverhampton Wanderers' 3-0 win over Leeds United in Wednesday night's Championship clash.
Mar 7, 19:15
Barnsley boss Paul Heckingbottom pictured in late 2017
Boss Paul Heckingbottom: 'Leeds United squad playing for futures'
Leeds United boss Paul Heckingbottom says that his first-team squad are playing for their long-term futures at the club.
Mar 5, 16:54
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Pablo Hernandez: 'Leeds United need nine or 10 wins to make playoffs'
Leeds United midfielder Pablo Hernandez says that his side need "nine or 10" more wins if they are to make the Championship playoffs.
Feb 21, 15:42
World Cup general image football
Jose Morais: 'Barnsley a long-term project'
Barnsley manager Jose Morais reveals that he plans to stay at the club past his current 18-month deal, adding that he wants to "build the belief" inside the team.
Feb 20, 15:23
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
Paul Heckingbottom: 'Leeds United were fantastic in Bristol City draw'
Leeds United boss Paul Heckingbottom is delighted with the club's "fantastic" fans for inspiring the team to a comeback 2-2 draw against Bristol City on Sunday.
Feb 18, 20:59
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
Barnsley appoint Jose Morais as new head coach
Championship strugglers Barnsley appoint "number one target" Jose Morais as their new head coach on an 18-month contract.
Feb 16, 10:47
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: Barnsley to speak to St Mirren boss Jack Ross about vacant role
Barnsley are reportedly plan to speak to St Mirren boss Jack Ross over the Championship club's vacant managerial role following Paul Heckingbottom's departure.
Feb 13, 20:28
World Cup general image football
Result: Leeds United lose to Sheffield United in Paul Heckingbottom's first game in charge
Leeds United suffer a 2-1 defeat to Sheffield United in Paul Heckingbottom's first game in charge of the club.
Feb 10, 15:37
Emerson in action during the Serie A game between Roma and Milan on December 12, 2016
Result: Barnsley secure draw with Sheffield Wednesday in first game without Heckingbottom
Barnsley pick up a 1-1 draw with Sheffield Wednesday in their first Championship match following Paul Heckingbottom's exit.
Feb 10, 15:14
Paul Heckingbottom poses with his League One manager of the month award for March 2016
Leeds United boss Paul Heckingbottom: 'I understand Barnsley anger'
Leeds United boss Paul Heckingbottom says that he understands "the anger" shown by Barnsley supporters after his switch to Elland Road.
Feb 10, 12:44
Leeds United manager Thomas Christiansen pictured on January 7, 2018
Thomas Christiansen comments on Leeds United exit
Thomas Christiansen says that he is thankful for the support of the Leeds United fans after his departure from Elland Road at the end of last week.
Feb 10, 10:21
Grant McCann poses with his League One manager of the month award for August 2017
Barnsley consider move for Peterborough United boss Grant McCann?
Barnsley are reportedly considering a move for Peterborough United boss Grant McCann as the Tykes continue to look for a replacement for Paul Heckingbottom.
Feb 9, 13:21
Shkodran Mustafi celebrates opening the scoring during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur on November 18, 2017
This weekend's biggest games in world football
Sports Mole rounds up the weekend's biggest, best and most important matches from across the world, including the North London and Second City derbies.
Feb 9, 07:00
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
Andrea Radrizzani: 'I changed mind over Leeds United manager'
Leeds United owner Andrea Radrizzani says that he initially wanted to appoint a manager with more experience before approaching Paul Heckingbottom.
Feb 8, 12:37
Lincoln City boss Danny Cowley at another press conference in February 2017
Barnsley consider approach for Lincoln City boss Danny Cowley?
Barnsley are reportedly considering an approach for Lincoln City boss Danny Cowley after Paul Heckingbottom left for Leeds United.
Feb 8, 11:25
World Cup general image football
Vinnie Jones: 'Leeds United need a dirty dozen'
Former Leeds United midfielder Vinnie Jones says that the club need a "dirty dozen" of experienced players in the squad in order to push for promotion.
Feb 6, 14:02
World Cup general image football
Leeds United confirm Paul Heckingbottom as new head coach
Leeds United confirm the appointment of Paul Heckingbottom as the club's new head coach, just four days after he signed a new deal at Barnsley.
Feb 6, 11:33
Paul Heckingbottom poses with his League One manager of the month award for March 2016
Leeds United keen to appoint Barnsley boss Paul Heckingbottom?
Leeds United reportedly identify Barnsley boss Paul Heckingbottom as the preferred replacement for axed manager Thomas Christiansen.
Feb 5, 16:53
A more recent picture of Simon Grayson while in charge of Preston North End on April 22, 2016
Simon Grayson 'interested in vacant Leeds United job'
Simon Grayson reportedly wants to return to Leeds United six years after being sacked, as the Whites seek a replacement for Thomas Christiansen.
Feb 5, 15:47
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
Paul Heckingbottom agrees new Barnsley contract
Barnsley chief executive Gauthier Ganaye says that the new contract awarded to Paul Heckingbottom is 'recognition of the manager's hard work' at Oakwell.
Feb 2, 17:22
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
Barnsley bring in Austrian midfielder
Barnsley sign Austrian midfielder Christoph Knasmullner on a two-and-a-half-year deal.
Jan 31, 22:48
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
Barnsley close to signing Amiens winger Harrison Manzala?
Championship side Barnsley are reportedly close to completing the signing of Amiens winger Harrison Manzala.
Jan 24, 18:55
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
Paul Heckingbottom 'out of Sunderland running'
Sunderland reportedly end their pursuit of Barnsley boss Paul Heckingbottom for their managerial vacancy.
Nov 17, 15:49
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
Wales boss Chris Coleman 'interested in Sunderland job'
Wales manager Chris Coleman is reportedly open to the prospect of stepping down from his position and taking over at Championship basement boys Sunderland.
Nov 17, 09:21
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
Michael O'Neill 'turns down Sunderland approach'
Northern Ireland manager Michael O'Neill reportedly rejects an approach from Sunderland to take over at the Stadium of Light.
Nov 16, 15:26
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
Ally McCoist: 'I'm interested in Sunderland job'
Rangers legend Ally McCoist admits that he holds an interest in the vacant managerial position at Championship side Sunderland.
Nov 16, 11:37
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
Barnsley boss Paul Heckingbottom: 'I've had no approach from Sunderland'
Barnsley boss Paul Heckingbottom says that Sunderland have not approached him over the vacant managerial position at the Stadium of Light.
Nov 16, 10:53

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