About Chris Fairclough

Chris Fairclough, Regional Coach

I started my playing career at Nottingham Forest before moving on to play for Tottenham Hotspur, Leeds United, Bolton Wanderers, Notts County and York City.

I managed to play over 500 league games, gaining a promotion with Leeds United to the old 1st Division where we won the League title in 1992, and also gaining a promotion with Bolton Wanderers to the Premier League in 1997. I won 1 England B cap and 7 Under-21 caps.

I returned to Nottingham Forest in 2001 to coach their U-17 and then U-18 Youth Team for 8 years, and then I worked with the 1st Team as an Assistant 1st Team Coach for 2 years.