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Ian Bryson
Personal information
Full name Ian Bryson
Date of birth (1962-11-26) 26 November 1962 (age 52)
Place of birth Kilmarnock, Scotland
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Youth career
1980–1981 Hurlford United
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1981–1988 Kilmarnock 215 (40)
1988–1993 Sheffield United 156 (38)
1993 Barnsley 16 (3)
1993–1997 Preston 151 (19)
1997–1999 Rochdale 54 (1)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

† Appearances (Goals).

Ian Bryson (born 26 November 1962 in Kilmarnock) is a Scottish footballer.

He began his career at Hurlford United before moving to Kilmarnock, where he spent seven years making almost 200 appearances, mostly as a midfielder.

After moving to England, he spent the next 5 years of his career at Sheffield United with whom he was promoted to the old First Division. After a brief spell at Barnsley, he joined Preston North End in 1993 on his 31st birthday, where he briefly played alongside a young David Beckham.

Bryson was appointed captain of the north west club. Although Preston lost the Third Division playoff final 4-2 to Wycombe Wanderers, Bryson himself scored with a spectacular overhead kick. Two years later he led them to the Third Division title, lifting the trophy at Deepdale in front of a capacity crowd. Bryson ended his professional league career at Rochdale, later playing for Bamber Bridge.

However, he is still remembered with great affection at Preston, one of the founding members of the Football League, where he also spent time coaching youngsters at North End's academy. Ian still lives in Preston and still plays regularly for AC Sporting in the Preston area Veterans League.

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38 news items

Lancashire Evening Post

Lancashire Evening Post
Mon, 25 May 2015 07:03:45 -0700

The former Deepdale skipper watched the action unfold next to his friend – and fellow ex-P NE captain – Ian Bryson from just below the Royal Box. Feeling apprehensive beforehand, Ross was overjoyed to see his club race into a 2-0 lead. At the final ...

Lancashire Evening Post

Lancashire Evening Post
Wed, 13 May 2015 10:03:45 -0700

Ian Bryson will remember for the rest of his days the moment on May 28, 1994, that he launched himself into the air to score a spectacular goal at the old Wembley. He opened the scoring for Preston in the Third Division play-off final against Wycombe ...

Lancashire Evening Post

Lancashire Evening Post
Thu, 02 Apr 2015 10:01:28 -0700

Ian Bryson, Andy Fensome and Graeme Atkinson from the 1995/96 title-winning side did so. Tony Ellis, whose second spell with PNE saw him play with Cartwright, is now on the Dale coaching staff. Live. from the Lancashire Evening Post. More Live Updates ...

Burnley Express

Burnley Express
Fri, 16 Jan 2015 07:00:00 -0800

And he's assembled a squad that includes former Preston North End quartet Lee Ashcroft, Lee Cartwright, Ian Bryson and Graeme Atkinson, one-time Clitheroe FC managerial pair Pete Smith and Kenny Mayers and Bamber Bridge boss Neil Crowe.
Lancashire Evening Post
Sun, 18 May 2014 02:28:18 -0700

Former Preston North End promotion-winning captain Ian Bryson believes current boss Simon Grayson has the recipe for success – despite last Thursday night's play-off failure. Rotherham United ended North End's play-off dream with a 3-1 second-leg ...

The Star

The Star
Fri, 25 Apr 2014 02:56:15 -0700

United's squad includes Chris Morgan, goalkeeper Paul Gerrard, Craig Short, Keith Curle, Rob Hulse, Georges Santos, Ian Bennett, David Holdsworth and Ian Bryson. Other celebrities include former Hollyoaks star Jamie Lomas, Adam Long, Luke Roskell, ...

BBC News

BBC News
Wed, 26 Feb 2014 16:21:54 -0800

... pallbearers were selected to represent the club at the request of the Finney family: manager Simon Grayson; club captain John Welsh; goalkeeping coach Alan Kelly; lifelong fan Joe Garner and ex-players Fleetwood boss Graham Alexander and Ian Bryson ...

The Grocer

The Grocer
Sat, 28 Sep 2013 03:12:47 -0700

“2012 was a difficult year for Finlay Beverages in the UK,” said managing director Ian Bryson. “However, Finlays has begun to improve the fortunes of the business with an enhanced commercial and category function and a new senior team in place.” ...

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