Andy Kennedy (footballer born 1964)

Andy Kennedy (footballer born 1964)

Infobox Football biography

playername = Andy Kennedy
fullname = Andrew John Kennedy
dateofbirth = Birth date and age|1964|10|8
cityofbirth = Stirling
countryofbirth = Scotland
dateofdeath =
cityofdeath =
countryofdeath =
height = 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
position = Centre-forward
youthyears =
youthclubs = Sauchie Athletic
years = 1982–1985

clubs = Rangers
→ Seiko (Hong Kong) (loan)
Birmingham City
Sheffield United (loan)
Blackburn Rovers
Bolton Wanderers (loan)
Brighton & Hove Albion
Happy Valley
caps(goals) = 15 00(3)

76 0(19)
09 00(1)
59 0(23)
25 00(4)
01 00(0)
42 0(10)
02 00(0)

Andrew John "Andy" Kennedy (born October 8, 1964 in Stirling, Scotland) is a former Scottish professional footballer who played as a centre-forward.

His first professional club was Rangers, but he only made a few first team appearances for the Glasgow side before being loaned out to Seiko (Hong Kong) and then sold to Birmingham City in March 1985. His goals helped ensure the club's promotion from the Second Division, and in 1985–86, his first full season, he was the club's leading scorer, but with only nine goals for a poor side which failed to avoid relegation. In 1987 he joined Sheffield United on loan, and then moved to Blackburn Rovers, also in the Second Division, followed by Watford in 1990–91. A loan spell at Division Three Bolton Wanderers was cut short after one game when Kennedy sustained a back injury. in 1992 he joined Division Two club Brighton & Hove Albion, spending two seasons there before finishing his Football League career at Gillingham. Still only 30 years of age, he next tried his luck in Northern Ireland with Portadown, then Shelbourne, and then back to Hong Kong with Happy Valley. [cite web
url= |title=Andy Kennedy |work=Walking Down The Manny Road (a Bolton Wanderers fansite) |accessdate=2007-09-05
] In 2005 he coached on the Rangers Soccer Schools programme. [cite web
url=,,5~676228,00.html |title=Gers Launch Soccer Schools In Canada |publisher=Rangers F.C. | year=2005 | accessdate=2007-08-20


* with Birmingham City
** Second Division promotion 1985.


cite book
author=Matthews, Tony | title=Birmingham City: A Complete Record | year=1995 | publisher=Breedon Books | isbn=1-85983-010-2

External links

[ Profile] at [ Neil Brown's statistics site] .

NAME = Kennedy, Andrew John
SHORT DESCRIPTION = Professional footballer
DATE OF BIRTH = 1964-10-08
PLACE OF BIRTH = Stirling, Scotland

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Игры ⚽ Поможем написать реферат

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Chris Turner (footballer born 1951) — Chris Turner Personal information Full name Christopher James Turner Date of birth 3 April 1951 ( …   Wikipedia

  • 1964 — This article is about the year 1964. For other uses, see 1964 (disambiguation). Millennium: 2nd millennium Centuries: 19th century – 20th century – 21st century Decades: 1930s  1940s  1950s  – 1 …   Wikipedia

  • Chris Coleman (footballer) — For other people named Chris Coleman, see Chris Coleman (disambiguation). Chris Coleman Personal information Full name Christopher Coleman Date of birth …   Wikipedia

  • David Moore (footballer) — Dave Moore Personal information Full name David Moore Date of birth 17 December 1959 (1959 …   Wikipedia

  • List of English people — This is a partial list of English people of note and of some notable individuals born in England, alphabetically within categories.Actors and actresses*Dame Julie Andrews (born 1935) *Naveen Andrews (born 1969) *Gabrielle Anwar (born 1970) *Rowan …   Wikipedia

  • 1963 — This article is about the year 1963. For other uses, see 1963 (disambiguation). Millennium: 2nd millennium Centuries: 19th century – 20th century – 21st century Decades: 1930s  1940s  1950s  – 1 …   Wikipedia

  • List of Scots — is an incomplete list of notable people from Scotland. This list is incomplete; you can help by expanding it. Contents 1 Actors 2 Architects 3 Artists …   Wikipedia

  • August 12 — It is the peak of the Perseid meteor shower. It is also known as the Glorious Twelfth in the UK, as it marks the traditional start of the grouse shooting season.Events*1099 First Crusade: Battle of Ascalon Crusaders under the command of Godfrey… …   Wikipedia

  • Bell (surname) — Bell is a surname, and may refer to many people.Family name name=BellA* Acton Bell, pseudonym of Anne Brontë * Adrian Bell, British farmer writer, father of Martin Bell * Alexander Graham Bell (1847 1922), inventor * Alexander Melville Bell,… …   Wikipedia

  • Chester — For the larger local government district, see Cheshire West and Chester. For other uses, see Chester (disambiguation). Coordinates: 53°11′33″N 2°53′30″W / 53.192 …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”