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John Deehan

John Deehan

Clubs played for: Aston Villa, West Bromwich Albion, Norwich City, Ipswich Town, Manchester City, Barnsley. (1975-1990)

Born: 1957

Birthplace: Solihull

Position: Striker

Biography: Capped seven times by England and became player/coach at Manchester City in July 1988 and switched to Barnsley in the same role in 1990. Returned to his old club Norwich to succeed Mike Walker in January 1994, however he left the following year after a string of poor results. Later managed Wigan but is currently the Director of football at Grimsby Town. (Won a League Cup and Div 2 championship with Norwich)

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Deehan, John I played in the same team as John during the 80’s. great player and character. Super dry sense of humour and scored many goals for the Canaries particularly when played just behind the front two. So shocked to hear the news. Bless you and Linda sending much love Peter x
01-04-22 Peter Mendham

Deehan, John I worked with John at Calypso in Sheldon. Remember him starting out his football career. Glad to see he fullfilled his dream.
08-07-21 Elaine Powell

Deehan, John Hi Dixie. I remember the first time you turned up to the hostel at 548 Chester Road. Glad to see your alive and well after all that heading. Regards Charlie
04-07-21 Charlie Young

Deehan, John I was at the same school as John. His nickname was Judda, not sure why. I last spoke to him in 1976 in the Olton Hall pub in Solihull. Hope you keeping well John.
31-01-21 John costello

Deehan, John John Went to St Peter's when it was still known as Bishop Glancy as he is a Catholic.
24-08-20 Tom Lowe

Deehan, John Hi
Villa fan for 55 years.Could you please tell me which school John Deehan went to in Solihull
I think it was Lyndon Boys,but my mate reckons it was St Peters could you please confirm who is correct
Many thanks
Roy Alder
05-02-20 roy alder

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