Craig Brown (soccer player)
|Surname||Craig James Brown|
|birthday||July 1, 1940|
|place of birth||Hamilton , Scotland|
|Years||station||Games (goals) 1|
|Stations as a trainer|
|2002-2004||Preston North End|
|1 Only league games are given.|
In 1986 he was appointed assistant to the Scottish national coach Andy Roxburgh . At the same time he coached various Scottish youth national teams. In 1989 he led the U 16s to the vice world championship and in 1992 the U 21s to the semi-finals of the European championships.
In December 1993 he became the new Scottish national coach. Under Brown, the team qualified for the 1996 European Football Championship . Scotland only missed the quarter-finals because of the worse goal difference. Scotland also took part in the 1998 World Cup, but dropped out again in the preliminary round after poor performance. After Brown missed the qualification for the European Football Championship 2000 and the Football World Cup 2002 , he was replaced by the German Berti Vogts .
From 2002 to August 29, 2004 he was the coach of the English club Preston North End . Until December 2009 Brown was at Derby County assistant to coach Billy Davies , then he took over the coaching of Jim Gannon at Motherwell FC.
Brown is an ambassador for Show Racism the Red Card .
|ALTERNATIVE NAMES||Brown, Craig James (full name)|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||scottish soccer player and coach|
|DATE OF BIRTH||July 1, 1940|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Lanarkshire , Scotland|