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Encyclopedia > Rob Kelly

Robert Anthony Kelly (born December 21, 1964) is an English football manager formerly of Leicester City and currently coaching at Preston North End. December 21 is the 355th day of the year (356th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1964 (MCMLXIV) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1964 calendar). ... Football Manager 2007 boxart This article is about a computer game. ... Leicester City Football Club, (also known as The Foxes) are an English professional football club based in the city of Leicester. ... Preston North End Football Club are a professional English football team. ...

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Playing Career

Having begun his career at Leicester City, he joined Wolverhampton Wanderers in 1986. Despite making only 16 appearances (2 goals), Kelly played a part in the revival of Wolves, helping them to successive championships and making Wolves the only club to have won all four English divisions. Leicester City Football Club, (also known as The Foxes) are an English professional football club based in the city of Leicester. ... Wolverhampton Wanderers F.C. is a Wolverhampton-based football club playing at Molineux. ...


Retirement

In 1989, his back injury having forced retirement, Kelly became Youth Team Coach at Wolves. He then trained as a journalist at the Wolverhampton Express & Star, before returning to football, first back in the Wolves coaching set-up, then moving to Blackburn Rovers, Watford and then Leicester. Blackburn Rovers Football Club are an English Premier League football club based in the town of Blackburn, Lancashire. ... Watford Football Club are an English professional football club based in Watford, Hertfordshire. ...


Managerial Career

Kelly was Assistant Manager to Craig Levein who had been in charge at of English Championship football club Leicester City for just 18 months before being sacked. He was appointed on 13 February 2006 as the manager in a caretaker role until the end of the 2005-06 season, following a successful run of three league victories as caretaker manager. Craig William Levein (born 22 October 1964 in Aberdour) is a Scottish former professional footballer and current football manager. ... Motto (French) God and my right Anthem God Save the King (Queen) England() – on the European continent() – in the United Kingdom() Capital (and largest city) London (de facto) Official languages English (de facto) Government Constitutional monarchy  -  Queen Queen Elizabeth II  -  Prime Minister Tony Blair MP Unification  -  by Athelstan 967  Area... The Football League Championship (often referred to as The Championship for short, 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 Premier League. ... Football is a ball game played between two teams of eleven players, each attempting to win by scoring more goals than their opponent. ... Leicester City Football Club, (also known as The Foxes) are an English professional football club based in the city of Leicester. ... The 2005-2006 season was the 126th season of competitive football in England. ...


In his first ten games in charge, his team took 21 points from a possible 30, steering the side up the Championship table and away from the threat of relegation to League One. Kelly was awarded the Championship Manager of the Month award for March 2006. This followed wins over relegation rivals Hull City and Millwall, as well as victory against Luton Town and a creditable draw against Premiership-bound Reading. Football League One (often referred to as League One for short or Coca-Cola Football League 1 for sponsorship reasons) is the second-highest division of The Football League and third-highest division overall in the English football league system. ... Hull City Association Football Club are an English football team based at the Kingston Communications Stadium in Hull. ... This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ... Luton Town Football Club are an English football team based in the town of Luton in Bedfordshire. ... FA Premier League logo The FA Premier League (which, for sponsorship/legal reasons, is often referred to as the Barclays Premiership in the UK and the Barclays English Premier League internationally) is a league competiton for English football (soccer) clubs located at the top of the English football league system... Reading Football Club are an association football club, based in the English town of Reading, in Berkshire. ...


In recognition of his achievements, on 14 April 2006 Kelly signed a one-year rolling contract, confirming his status as manager.


On the 11th of April Rob Kelly was sacked due to a poor run of results, his final game being a 3-0 defeat away to Plymouth Argyle. He was then replaced by Nigel Worthington until the end of the season. 1886/87 - ... - 2001/02 - 2002/03 - 2003/04 - 2004/05 - 2005/06 - 2006/07 Plymouth Argyle Football Club (commonly known as the Pilgrims, the Greens, the Green Army or simply Argyle) are an English football team, playing in the Championship league. ... Nigel Worthington (born November 4, 1961 in Ballymena, County Antrim) is a Northern Irish former footballer and now manager. ...


In May 2007, he signed for Preston North End as part of the club's coaching staff. [1] Preston North End Football Club are a professional English football team. ...


Managerial stats

Team Nat From To Record
G W L D Win %
Leicester City Flag of England January 25, 2006 April 11, 2007 64 21 23 20 32.81

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Preceded by
Craig Levein
Leicester City F.C. Manager
2006-2007
Succeeded by
Nigel Worthington

 
 

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