John Peacock (footballer)

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John Peacock
Personal information
Full name John Charles Peacock
Date of birth (1956-03-27) 27 March 1956 (age 64)
Place of birth Leeds, England
Playing position(s) Full back
Club information
Current team
Manchester United (consultant)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1974–1980 Scunthorpe United 190 (1)
Boston United
Teams managed
1998–2002 Derby County (Academy Director)
2002–2015 England U17
2015–2016 Derby County (Coach)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

John Peacock (born 27 March 1956) is an English football manager and former professional player who works for FIFA, UEFA and Manchester United FC


Playing career[edit]

Born in Leeds, Peacock made 190 appearances in the Football League for Scunthorpe United, as a full back.[1]

Coaching career[edit]

In 2010, he won the UEFA European Under-17 Championship as coach of the England under-17 national team.[2] He won the competition again in 2014.[3]


  1. ^ "Profile". Post War English & Scottish Football League A - Z Player's Transfer Database.
  2. ^ "England U-17s beat Spain to win European Championship". BBC Sport. 31 May 2010.
  3. ^ "England U17s win European Championship title in Malta". 21 May 2014. Retrieved 21 May 2014.