Peter Leonard (footballer)

Peter Leonard, is a Scottish former footballer who played as a forward for St Mirren and Motherwell in the Scottish Football League Premier Division and current manager.

Peter Leonard
Personal information
Position(s) Forward
Youth career
Johnstone United
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1975–1979 St Mirren 17 (3)
1978–1979Motherwell (loan) 6 (0)
Irvine Meadow
Total 23 (3)
Teams managed
0000–2014 Maybole Juniors
2015–2017 Girvan
2017–2018 Cumnock Juniors
2019 Whitletts Victoria
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

CareerEdit

Having previously managed fellow Ayrshire clubs, Maybole and Girvan,[1][2][3] Leonard took charge of Cumnock Juniors in October 2017. Following a 7-1 defeat, Leonard was fired in December 2018.[4]

On 25 January 2019, Leonard was appointed manager of Whitletts Victoria.[5] Following a poor start to the 2019-20 season, Leonard resigned by mutual agreement on 27 October 2019.[6]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Player profiles L". stmirren.info. Retrieved 23 September 2016.
  2. ^ "Girvan seal a deal for former Maybole boss". Carrick Gazette. 14 January 2015. Retrieved 23 September 2016.
  3. ^ O'Donnell, Jim (17 October 2017). "New Cumnock boss Peter Leonard can't wait for derby clash with Auchinleck Talbot". Evening Times. Retrieved 17 October 2017.
  4. ^ Leonard leaves Cumnock after 7-1 thumping, cumnockchronicle.com, 14 December 2018
  5. ^ Peter Leonard takes charge of Whitletts Victoria, ayradvertiser.com, 25 January 2019
  6. ^ Whitletts Victoria boss Peter Leonard resigns following poor start to season, dailyrecord.co.uk, 27 October 2019

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