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Neil Lennon of Lurgan

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Neil Francis Lennon (born 25 June 1971 in Lurgan, County Armagh) is a former professional footballer from Northern Ireland. He is the former captain of Celtic where he is now first-team coach having moved from Wycombe Wanderers on 3 April 2008.

After joining Manchester City as a trainee in 1989, Lennon played for Crewe and Leicester City, before moving to Celtic, in 2000 where he became a cult hero.[2] Lennon became Celtic captain in 2005. He has since played for Nottingham Forest and Wycombe Wanderers and was capped 40 times by Northern Ireland.

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