Tommy Wright

Born: August 29, 1963 (age 54)

Height: 6'0.5" (185cm)

Hometown: Belfast, Northern Ireland
Nationality: Northern Ireland flag Northern Irish

Position: Manager
St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright on the touchline against FC Minsk on August 8, 2013
Career History
Senior2013-St Johnstone
Sports Mole has 87 articles about Tommy Wright. Articles 1 to 40:
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Pino Pagliara: 'I made up Premier League manager bribes claim'
Football agent Pino Pagliara says that he made up claims that eight current and former Premier League managers had received "bungs" for player transfers.
Sep 30, 18:43
Celtic manager Neil Lennon prior to kick-off during the Champions League match against Barcelona on October 1, 2013
Neil Lennon: 'There is no bung culture in Scottish football'
Hibernian boss Neil Lennon insists that there is no "bung culture" in Scottish football but claims that he was aware of a problem during his time in England.
Sep 30, 18:06
New Queens Park Rangers manager Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink at Loftus Road on December 7, 2015
QPR boss Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink speaks out over corruption allegations
QPR manager Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink vehemently denies allegations of corruption, but admits that he was "naive" to hold talks with undercover reporters.
Sep 30, 12:48
Baggies boss Tony Pulis reacts on September 10, 2016
Tony Pulis calls for FA to take action against corruption in English football
West Bromwich Albion boss Tony Pulis calls on the Football Association to take action against corrupt figures in the English game.
Sep 30, 11:59
Eric Black looks downbeat during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Aston Villa on April 16, 2016
Southampton assistant boss Eric Black 'filmed offering bribe'
Southampton assistant manager Eric Black is secretly filmed by The Telegraph allegedly explaining how to bribe officials.
Sep 30, 09:21
General View of Oakwell Stadium, Barnsley Football Club during the npower Championship match between Barnsley and Blackpool at Oakwell Stadium on September 15, 2012
Tommy Wright sacked by Barnsley
Barnsley sack assistant manager Tommy Wright following The Telegraph's latest findings.
Sep 29, 13:20
Massimo Cellino President and Director of Leeds United during the Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Fulham at Elland Road on December 13, 2014
Leeds United defend owner Massimo Cellino amid corruption allegations
Leeds United issue a statement defending Massimo Cellino after the club's owner was implicated in The Telegraph's investigation into corruption in football.
Sep 29, 09:35
Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink, Manager of Burton Albion during the Pre Season Friendly match between Burton Albion and Leicester City at Pirelli Stadium on July 28, 2015
'Telegraph' investigation implicates three more
Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink, Tommy Wright and Massimo Cellino are named in The Telegraph's investigation.
Sep 28, 21:53
General View of Oakwell Stadium, Barnsley Football Club during the npower Championship match between Barnsley and Blackpool at Oakwell Stadium on September 15, 2012
Paul Heckingbottom: 'Barnsley need to look forward'
Paul Heckingbottom, the joint-caretaker manager at Barnsley, says that the club need to focus on moving forward after the departure of Lee Johnson.
Feb 7, 22:28
Dave McKay St Johnstone controls the ball during the UEFA Europa League Third Qualifying Round, First Leg match between St Johnstone and Spartak Trnava, at McDiarmid Park on July 31, 2014
Captain Dave Mackay signs new St Johnstone deal
Experienced defender and captain Dave Mackay agrees a one-year contract extension with Scottish Premiership side St Johnstone.
Nov 23, 16:58
 Brian Easton and manager Tommy Wright of St Johnstone celebrate their teams famous win during the William Hill Scottish Cup Semi Final between St Johnstone and Aberdeen at Ibrox Stadium on April 13, 2014
Tommy Wright: 'St Johnstone victory not pretty'
Tommy Wright says that St Johnstone's 2-1 win over Kilmarnock "wasn't pretty" as the team won for the seventh time in their last eight games.
Nov 7, 17:55
Finland's national team's head coach Mixu Paatelainen is pictured prior to the UEFA 2016 European Championship qualifying round Group F football match Hungary vs Finland at the Groupama Arena stadium in Budapest on November 14, 2014
Mixu Paatelainen appointed Dundee United boss
Dundee United appoint former striker Mixu Paatelainen as their new manager on a deal until June 2018.
Oct 14, 19:16
Finland's national team's head coach Mixu Paatelainen is pictured prior to the UEFA 2016 European Championship qualifying round Group F football match Hungary vs Finland at the Groupama Arena stadium in Budapest on November 14, 2014
Report: Mixu Paatelainen to take Dundee United job
Mixu Paatelainen will be announced as Dundee United manager this week, according to reports.
Oct 13, 17:00
St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright on the touchline against FC Minsk on August 8, 2013
Tommy Wright agrees new deal at St Johnstone
St Johnstone boss Tommy Wright signs a four-year contract extension, the club have confirmed.
Oct 12, 13:57
John Hughes manager of Inverness during the Scottish Premiership League Match between Motherwell and Inverness Caledonian Thistle at Fir Park on August 16, 2014
Dundee United fail with John Hughes approach
Inverness Caledonian Thistle reject an approach from Dundee United for manager John Hughes.
Oct 9, 22:41
St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright on the touchline against FC Minsk on August 8, 2013
Dundee United 'approach St Johnstone to speak to manager Tommy Wright'
Dundee United reportedly approach St Johnstone about gaining permission to hold talks with manager Tommy Wright.
Oct 5, 09:32
The Malmo players celebrate together after Jo Inge Berget goal early in the second half during the UEFA Champions League Qualifying play off first leg match, between at Celtic Park on August 19, 2015
Preview: Celtic vs. St Johnstone
Sports Mole previews the Scottish Premiership clash between Celtic and St Johnstone.
Aug 27, 22:57
Frazer Wright of St Johnstone competes with Victor Wanyama of Celtic during the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier League match between Celtic and St Johnstone at Celtic Park Stadium on May 11, 2013
Frazer Wright leaves St Johnstone two months after signing new deal
St Johnstone confirm that Frazer Wright has left the club only two months after signing a new one-year contract.
Aug 24, 20:31
A general view of the ground before the UEFA Europa League third qualifying round second leg match between St Johnstone and FC Minsk at McDiarmid Park stadium on August 8, 2013
St Johnstone defender Gareth Rodger joins Ballymena United on loan
St Johnstone defender Gareth Rodger joins NIFL Premiership side Ballymena United on loan until at least January.
Aug 17, 19:34
St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright on the touchline against FC Minsk on August 8, 2013
Tommy Wright: 'St Johnstone deserved point against Inverness Caledonian Thistle'
Tommy Wright says that St Johnstone deserved to score their last-minute equaliser against Inverness Caledonian Thistle.
Aug 9, 08:26
St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright on the touchline against FC Minsk on August 8, 2013
Result: St Johnstone fall at first Europa League hurdle with Alashkert FC defeat
Scottish Premiership outfit St Johnstone beat Alashkert FC 2-1 in the second leg of their Europa League qualifier, but crash out on away goals.
Jul 9, 21:41
Murray Davidson of St Johnstone is stretchered off during the Scottish League Cup Quarter final between Rangers and St Johnstoneat Ibrox Stadium on October 28, 2014
St Johnstone midfielder Murray Davidson out for three months
St Johnstone midfielder Murray Davidson is sidelined for three months due to a knee injury.
Jul 4, 12:43
St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright on the touchline against FC Minsk on August 8, 2013
St Johnstone boss Tommy Wright: 'Fourth place is a remarkable achievement'
St Johnstone boss Tommy Wright says that his players achieved a "remarkable" feat by finishing fourth in the Scottish Premiership this season.
May 24, 16:16
Ross County's Darren Maatsen is congratulated by team mates after scoring the opening goal against Celtic on August 3, 2013
Result: St Johnstone undone by Liam Boyce at Ross County
St Johnstone's hopes of qualifying for Europe are dealt a blow as Liam Boyce scores late on to give Ross County a 1-0 victory over Tommy Wright's men.
Apr 7, 21:38
St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright on the touchline against FC Minsk on August 8, 2013
Alan Mannus signs new two-year deal with St Johnstone
St Johnstone goalkeeper Alan Mannus signs a new two-year deal at McDiarmid Park.
Apr 6, 15:51
St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright on the touchline against FC Minsk on August 8, 2013
St Johnstone in danger of losing training ground after CPO placed on land
St Johnstone are in danger of losing their training ground after Perth and Kinross Council place a compulsory purchase order on the land.
Mar 18, 20:48
Celtic player Jason Denayer heads the opening goal during the Scottish Premiership match between Celtic and Aberdeen at Celtic Park Stadium on March 1, 2015
Preview: Celtic vs. St Johnstone
Sports Mole previews St Johnstone's trip to champions Celtic in the Scottish Premiership.
Mar 2, 15:58
St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright on the touchline against FC Minsk on August 8, 2013
St Johnstone pair sign new deals
St Johnstone pair Murray Davidson and Chris Kane pen contract extensions with the Scottish Premiership club.
Feb 21, 12:35
Dave McKay St Johnstone controls the ball during the UEFA Europa League Third Qualifying Round, First Leg match between St Johnstone and Spartak Trnava, at McDiarmid Park on July 31, 2014
Dave Mackay extends St Johnstone stay
Veteran defender Dave Mackay extends his contract with St Johnstone until the summer of 2016.
Feb 17, 15:50
Manager Ronny Deila of Celtic Glasgow reacts on the touchline during the Pre Season Friendly between SK Rapid Wien and Celtic Glasgow at Gerhard-Hanappi-Stadium on July 6, 2014
Preview: St Johnstone vs. Celtic
Sports Mole previews Celtic's Scottish Premiership clash with St Johnstone ahead of Saturday's meeting between the two sides at McDiarmid Park.
Feb 12, 18:32
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Brad McKay to join St Johnstone from Hearts in summer
St Johnstone agree to sign Hearts defender Brad McKay on a two-year contract in the summer.
Feb 4, 17:43
Danny Swanson of Peterborough United during their Sky Bet League One match against Crewe Alexander at the Alexandra Stadium on September 7, 2013
St Johnstone sign Danny Swanson on loan from Coventry City
St Johnstone beat the transfer deadline to sign Danny Swanson on loan from Coventry City for the rest of the season.
Feb 3, 00:41
St Johnstone's Steven Anderson, Steven May and David Wotherspoon celebrates at the final whistle after beating Aberdeen in the Scottish Cup semi final on April 13, 2014
David Wotherspoon extends St Johnstone deal
St Johnstone midfielder David Wotherspoon agrees a two-year contract extension with the Scottish club.
Jan 21, 15:08
St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright on the touchline against FC Minsk on August 8, 2013
St Johnstone boss Tommy Wright pleased with youngsters
St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright lavishes praise on their players following their 2-0 win against Partick Thistle.
Jan 17, 17:45
St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright on the touchline against FC Minsk on August 8, 2013
St Johnstone boss Tommy Wright: 'It was a clear penalty'
St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright says that his side deserved the penalty which snatched them 1-0 win at Kilmarnock in the Scottish Premiership.
Dec 13, 18:43
St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright on the touchline against FC Minsk on August 8, 2013
St Johnstone boss Tommy Wright: 'Giving away late goal was criminal'
St Johnstone boss Tommy Wright expresses his frustration at conceding a late goal against St Mirren.
Oct 4, 17:58
St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright on the touchline against FC Minsk on August 8, 2013
Scotland international James McFadden signs for St Johnstone
Scotland international James McFadden signs for Scottish Premiership club St Johnstone, with the deal set to be reviewed in January 2015.
Oct 1, 21:01
Steven MacLean of St Johnstone in action during the UEFA Europa League third qualifying round second leg match between St Johnstone and FC Minsk at McDiarmid Park stadium on August 8, 2013
St Johnstone striker Steven MacLean out for six months
St Johnstone striker Steven MacLean is sidelined for around six months after undergoing knee surgery.
Sep 17, 17:16
Brian Graham of Dundee United during a pre-season friendly match between Leeds United and Dundee United at Elland Road on August 2, 2014
Brian Graham starts for St Johnstone against Dundee
St Johnstone loan signing Brian Graham makes his full debut against Dundee this afternoon.
Sep 13, 14:54
Andy Cole in action for Manchester United against Aston Villa on February 04, 1995.
On this day: Andy Cole scores four against former club Newcastle United
Back on this day in 1999, Manchester United striker Andy Cole reacted to being left out of the England squad by scoring four goals against Newcastle United.
Aug 30, 10:04



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2Aberdeen97201661023
3RangersRangers95222011917
4Motherwell95131511416
5St Johnstone94231314-114
6Hibernian93421413113
7Hearts9333911-212
8Dundee92251017-78
9Hamilton AcademicalHamilton92161319-67
10Ross County9216816-87
11Kilmarnock9135713-66
12Partick Thistle9036818-103
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