Real nameNigel Pearson
Age55 (Born 21 Aug, 1963)
Height6ft 1in (1.85m)
Weight14st 3lb (90.25kg)
Place of birthNottingham


Middlesbro 19 Jul, 94 31 May, 98 £500,000 114 (1)510 (0)014 (0)00 (0)0
Sheff Wed 16 Oct, 87 19 Jul, 94 £250,000 176 (4)1415 (0)117 (2)510 (0)0
Shrewsbury 12 Nov, 81 16 Oct, 87 £5,000 153 (0)56 (0)019 (0)03 (0)0
Heanor Town 01 Aug, 80 12 Nov, 81 0 (0)00 (0)00 (0)00 (0)0
Totals   £755,000 443 (5)2431 (0)150 (2)513 (0)0
Goals per Game    0.05 0.03 n/a 0

Games played by Nigel Pearson in 1997/1998

Football League Div 1Sa 20Sep 1997Middlesbro3 - 1Birmingham
Football League Div 1Su 28Sep 1997Sunderland1 - 2Middlesbro
Football League Div 1Su 05Oct 1997Middlesbro1 - 2Sheff Utd
Football League Div 1Sa 18Oct 1997Crewe1 - 1Middlesbro
Football League Div 1Tu 21Oct 1997Oxford1 - 4Middlesbro
Football League Div 1Sa 25Oct 1997Middlesbro2 - 1Port Vale
Football League Div 1Tu 28Oct 1997Middlesbro3 - 0Huddersfield
Football League Div 1Sa 01Nov 1997Wolves1 - 0Middlesbro
Football League Div 1We 05Nov 1997Middlesbro1 - 1Portsmouth
Football League Div 1Sa 08Nov 1997Middlesbro3 - 0QPR
Football League Div 1Sa 22Nov 1997Swindon1 - 2Middlesbro
Football League Div 1We 26Nov 1997Middlesbro0 - 0Nottm Forest
Football League Div 1Tu 02Dec 1997Ipswich1 - 1Middlesbro
Football League Div 1Sa 06Dec 1997Bury0 - 1Middlesbro
Football League Div 1Sa 13Dec 1997Middlesbro4 - 0Reading
Football League Div 1Sa 20Dec 1997Man City2 - 0Middlesbro
Football League Div 1Fr 26Dec 1997Huddersfield0 - 1Middlesbro
Football League Div 1Su 28Dec 1997Middlesbro3 - 1Stockport
English FA CupSa 03Jan 1998QPR2 - 2Middlesbro
English League CupTu 06Jan 1998Reading0 - 1Middlesbro
Football League Div 1Sa 10Jan 1998Charlton3 - 0Middlesbro
Football League Div 1Sa 17Jan 1998Middlesbro1 - 1Ipswich
1 goal1
English League CupTu 27Jan 1998Liverpool2 - 1Middlesbro
Football League Div 1Su 01Feb 1998Stoke1 - 2Middlesbro
1 goal1
Football League Div 1We 04Feb 1998Middlesbro3 - 0Tranmere
English League CupWe 18Feb 1998Middlesbro2 - 0Liverpool
Football League Div 1Sa 21Feb 1998Middlesbro3 - 1Sunderland
Football League Div 1Su 01Mar 1998Nottm Forest4 - 0Middlesbro
Football League Div 1We 04Mar 1998QPR5 - 0Middlesbro
Football League Div 1Su 22Mar 1998Middlesbro3 - 0Norwich
English League CupSu 29Mar 1998NChelsea2 - 0Middlesbro
Football League Div 1Sa 04Apr 1998West Brom2 - 1Middlesbro
Football League Div 1Su 03May 1998Middlesbro4 - 1Oxford


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