Shaun Derry

Shaun Derry was most recently Manager of Cambridge United, having been appointed on the 12th November 2015.

Derry began his playing career at Notts County having joined the club at the age of 10 and came through the Academy to make 93 appearances at first team level.

After 27 appearances in the 1997/98 Division Three championship season, he moved on to Sheffield United for a fee of £700,000.

A natural leader, who has been a popular figure at every club he has represented through his passionate displays, Derry has captained Portsmouth, Leeds United, Crystal Palace and Queens Park Rangers.

He played a pivotal role in promotions to the top-flight with Palace and QPR and is now looking to transfer his successful playing career into management.

Derry enjoyed early success in his first managerial role at Notts County by securing their Sky Bet League One status in 2013/14. 

Derry is a graduate of the LMA Diploma in Football Management 2015-2016


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    • Cambridge United:
      • Manager of the Month, Sky Bet League Two, (December 2015)
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