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Jimmy Nicholl

Jimmy Nicholl

Clubs played for: Manchester United, Sunderland (loan), Toronto Blizzard, Sunderland, Toronto Blizzard, Rangers, West Bromwich Albion, Rangers, Dunfermline Athletic, Raith Rovers, Bath City (1971-1996)

Born: 1956

Birthplace: Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Died:

Position: Defender

Biography: Born in Canada, made his league debut in 1974. He battled Alex Forsyth for the right back spot until making the position his own. He was a first team regular until Ron Atkinson took over as boss from Dave Sexton, and immediately signed John Gidman from Everton. Nicholl never got a look in again and was sold to Toronto Blizzard for 250,000. A former Northern Ireland international, has twice managed Raith Rovers and Millwall. In June 2010, he became manager of Cowdenbeath.




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