Mark Dempsey (English footballer)
|Full name||Mark James Dempsey|
|Date of birth||14 January 1964|
|Place of birth||Crumpsall, Manchester, England|
|1985||→ Swindon Town (loan)||5||(0)|
|1988||→ Chesterfield (loan)||3||(0)|
|2014||Cardiff City (assistant)|
|2018–||Manchester United (first team coach)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
Dempsey was born in Moston, Manchester. He played as a midfielder in The Football League for Manchester United, Swindon Town, Sheffield United, Chesterfield and Rotherham United, and in Non-League football for Macclesfield Town. He was a youth coach with Manchester United before moving to Norway. He has six children, two of them adopted.
In February 2009, he took up a post in youth development with Tromsø IL and the Northern Norway region. On 9 November 2010, Dempsey joined Molde as part of new manager Ole Gunnar Solskjær's backroom staff. He followed Solskjær to Cardiff City in January 2014 as part of a new-look backroom staff after the sacking of Malky Mackay.
Dempsey rejoined Manchester United after the departure of José Mourinho in December 2018 as part of caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjær's coaching staff, taking on the role of a technical coach. In 2019 whilst Manchester United were on their pre-season tour of Australia Dempsey was struck ill and was admitted to hospital. He was subsequently off work for the next couple of months before returning to his role in December 2019.
- As of match played 11 November 2018
|Haugesund||1 January 2016||14 July 2016||19||10||5||4||52.6|
|Djurgården||3 August 2016||6 November 2016||14||9||1||4||64.3|
|Start||1 December 2017||18 May 2018||10||1||1||8||10.0|
|Kongsvinger||12 July 2018||13 November 2018||15||6||4||5||40.0|
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