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Encyclopedia > Andy Ritchie (English footballer)
Andy Ritchie
Personal information
Full name Andrew Timothy Ritchie
Date of birth November 28, 1960 (age 46)
Place of birth    Manchester, England
Height 5ft 10in
Position Striker
Club information
Current club None
Professional clubs1
Years Club App (Gls)*
1977-1980
1980-1983
1983-1987
1987-1995
1995-1997
1997-2001
Manchester United
Brighton & Hove Albion
Leeds United
Oldham Athletic
Scarborough
Oldham Athletic
033 (13)
089 (23)
136 (40)
217 (82)
068 (17)
027 (2)   
Teams managed
1998-2001
2005-2006
Oldham Athletic
Barnsley

1 Professional club appearances and goals
counted for the domestic league only.
* Appearances (Goals) November 28 is the 332nd day (333rd on leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1960 calendar). ... Manchester is a city and metropolitan borough, in the metropolitan county of Greater Manchester, North West England. ... Motto: (French for God and my right) Anthem: God Save the King/Queen Capital London (de facto) Largest city London Official language(s) English (de facto) Unification    - by Athelstan AD 927  Area    - Total 130,395 km² (1st in UK)   50,346 sq mi  Population    - 2006 est. ... Manchester United Football Club are a world-famous English football club, based at the Old Trafford stadium in Trafford, Greater Manchester, and are one of the most popular sports clubs in the world with over 50 million supporters worldwide. ... Brighton & Hove Albion F.C. are an English football team based in the coastal city of Brighton & Hove, East Sussex. ... Leeds United Football Club is the only professional association football club in the city of Leeds in West Yorkshire. ... Oldham Athletic Association Football Club are an English football team currently playing in Football League One. ... Scarborough Football Club are an English football team based in the seaside resort of Scarborough, Yorkshire. ... Oldham Athletic Association Football Club is an English football club based at Boundary Park, Furtherwood Road, in Oldham, Greater Manchester. ... Oldham Athletic Association Football Club is an English football club based at Boundary Park, Furtherwood Road, in Oldham, Greater Manchester. ... Barnsley Football Club are an English football league team, based in the town of Barnsley, South Yorkshire and nicknamed the Tykes (a Tyke is a traditional Yorkshire character rugged, hardworking and with great pride in their roots). ...

Andrew (Andy) Ritchie (born November 28, 1960 in Manchester) is a former English footballer. He started his career in 1977-78 with Manchester United, and later played for Brighton and Hove Albion, Leeds United, Oldham Athletic and Scarborough, making 661 appearances (88 as substitute) and scoring 210 goals. He played his last game, for Oldham, in the 1998-99 season. November 28 is the 332nd day (333rd on leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1960 calendar). ... Manchester is a city and metropolitan borough, in the metropolitan county of Greater Manchester, North West England. ... Football (soccer) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Manchester Uniteds emblem Manchester United F.C. (often abbreviated to Man United or just Man U, pronounced man-yoo) is an English football club based at Old Trafford in Greater Manchester. ... Brighton & Hove Albion F.C. are an English football team based in Brighton. ... Leeds United F.C. is the only professional association football club in Leeds. ... Oldham Athletic Association Football Club is an English football club based at Boundary Park, Furtherwood Road, in Oldham, Greater Manchester. ... Scarborough Football Club are an English football team based in the seaside resort of Scarborough, Yorkshire. ... The 1998-1999 season was the 119th season of competitive football in England. ...


Ritchie is regarded as one of Oldham Athletic's finest ever footballers, and is also an ex-manager of the club as well as a patron of Trust Oldham. Trust Oldham was formed in the summer of 2003 by Alex Metcalfe and John Connolly, two lifelong Oldham Athletic fans. ...


After a successful spell back at Elland Road in charge of Youth Development, Ritchie left to become Paul Hart's assistant at Barnsley. After Hart was sacked in March 2005, Ritchie's successful spell as caretaker manager led to him being confirmed as full time manager in May 2005. In the 2005/06 season he led the club to the League One playoff final against Swansea City. The match was played on 27 May 2006 at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff. Barnsley's victory on penalties (following a 2-2 draw) secured promotion to the Football League Championship. Elland Road is the home stadium of the football team Leeds United. ... Paul Hart is an English footballer and manager. ... Barnsley Football Club are an English football league team, based in the town of Barnsley, South Yorkshire and nicknamed the Tykes (a Tyke is a traditional Yorkshire character rugged, hardworking and with great pride in their roots). ... ← - 2005 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December- → Deaths in March • 31 – Terri Schiavo • 30 – Mitch Hedberg • 29 – Johnnie Cochran • 27 – Wilfred Bigelow • 26 – Paul Hester • 26 – James Callaghan • 21 – Jeff Weise • 21 – Bobby Short • 19 – John De Lorean • 18 – Gary Bertini • 17 – George F... 2005 : January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December- → Wikimedia Commons has media related to: May 2005 Deaths in May May 26: Eddie Albert May 25: Ismail Merchant May 25: Sunil Dutt May 25: Graham Kennedy May 22: Thurl Ravenscroft May 21: Howard Morris May 21... Swansea City F.C. are a Welsh football team currently playing in the English Football League, specifically in Football League Two. ... May 27 is the 147th day (148th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with 218 days remaining. ... 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Millennium Stadium (Welsh: Stadiwm y Mileniwm) in Cardiff is the national stadium of Wales, used primarily for rugby union and football home internationals. ... Cardiff (English:  Welsh: ) is the capital of Wales and its largest city. ... The Football League Championship (often referred to as The Championship for short or the Coca-Cola Football League Championship for sponsorship reasons) is the highest division of The Football League and second-highest division overall in the English football league system after the FA Premier League. ...


Ritchie was approached by Sheffield Wednesday about their vacant manager's position, following the sacking of Paul Sturrock in October 2006. However, the request was turned down by Barnsley.[1] Sheffield Wednesday Football Club (abbreviated as SWFC, nicknamed The Owls) are one of the oldest football clubs in England and play in the Football League. ... Paul Whitehead Sturrock (born 10 October 1956, Ellon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland) is the current manager of Swindon Town and the former manager of Sheffield Wednesday, Southampton, Plymouth Argyle, Dundee United and St Johnstone. ... Look up October in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


He was sacked by Barnsley on November 21, 2006, with the team in the relegation zone of the League Championship. November 21 is the 325th day of the year (326th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... The Football League Championship (often referred to as The Championship for short or the Coca-Cola Football League Championship for sponsorship reasons) is the highest division of The Football League and second-highest division overall in the English football league system after the FA Premier League. ...


References

  1. ^ Barnsley reject Owls' Ritchie bid

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