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MANAGERS

These are the records for all the Forest managers, including caretakers, since Harry Radford was appointed as our first manager in 1889
In the next 86 years until Brian Clough joined in 1975, we had a total of 14 managers. In the 25 years since he left, we have had 19 managers and 9 caretakers!

Looking at the stats of post-Clough era, each manager has been in charge for an avergage of only 64 games. Frank Clark lasted 3 and a half seasons and managed 180 games whereas Alex McCleish lasted only 7.
Sabri Lamouchi has currently managed 50 games.

MANAGERS AND RECORDS
Italics and * = Caretaker Manager
Competitive Record Transfers
# Manager From To P W D L W % D % L % In Out Debuts Honours
1Harry RadfordAug 01, 1889May 31, 189717669347339%19%41%10359
2Harry HaslamAug 01, 1897May 31, 190946218810417041%23%37%3585Tier 2 Champions, FA Cup
3Fred EarpAug 01, 1909May 31, 191212035265929%22%49%6134
4Bob MastersAug 01, 1912May 31, 19253861089718128%25%47%11377Tier 2 Champions
5John BaynesAug 01, 1925May 31, 192923085648137%28%35%6440
6Stan HardyAug 01, 1930May 31, 1931431492033%21%47%107
7Noel WatsonAug 01, 1931Jul 01, 193622379578735%26%39%5232
8Harold WightmanJul 01, 1936Mar 01, 193913137306428%23%49%7227
9Billy WalkerMay 01, 1939Jun 01, 196064227014422842%22%36%2722112Tier 3 Champions; FA Cup
10Andy BeattieSep 01, 1960Jul 01, 196314452326036%22%42%6618
11Johnny CareyJul 01, 1963Dec 31, 196825899659438%25%36%7826
12Matt GilliesJan 01, 1969Oct 20, 197218150508128%28%45%9725
13Dave MackayNov 02, 1972Oct 23, 19734915161831%33%37%246
14Allan BrownNov 19, 1973Jan 03, 19756021182035%30%33%326
15Brian CloughJan 06, 1975May 08, 199399246426226647%26%27%64661092 European Cups, Super Cup, Intercontinental Cup, Tier 1 Champions, 4 League Cups, 2 Full Members Cups
16Frank ClarkMay 12, 1993Dec 19, 199618074584841%32%27%17528
Stuart Pearce*Dec 20, 1996May 08, 19972379730%39%30%344
17Dave BassettMay 08, 1997Jan 05, 19997734192444%25%31%10922Tier 2 Champions
Micky Adams*Jan 05, 1999Jan 11, 199910010%0%100%001
18Ron AtkinsonJan 11, 1999May 16, 199917521029%12%59%358
19David PlattJul 01, 1999Jul 12, 200110337254136%24%40%101527
20Paul HartJul 12, 2001Feb 07, 200413545414933%30%36%11828
21Joe KinnearFeb 10, 2004Dec 16, 20044415151434%34%32%6211
Mick Harford*Dec 16, 2004Jan 10, 2005621333%17%50%103
22Gary MegsonJan 10, 2005Feb 16, 20065917182429%31%41%15624
Frank Barlow and Ian McPartland*Feb 17, 2006May 30, 20061384162%31%8%000
23Colin CalderwoodMay 30, 2006Dec 26, 200813658403843%29%28%14936
John Pemberton*Dec 27, 2008Jan 04, 20092200100%0%0%000
24Billy DaviesJan 04, 2009Jun 12, 201112653363742%29%29%8623
25Steve MacLarenJun 13, 2011Oct 02, 20111342731%15%54%516
26Steve CotterillOct 14, 2011Jul 12, 2012381271932%18%50%067
27Sean O'DriscollJul 20, 2012Dec 26, 201226109738%35%27%7213
28Alex McLeishDec 27, 2012Feb 05, 2013712414%29%57%314
29Billy Davies (2)Feb 07, 2013Mar 24, 20145725191344%33%23%5413
Gary Brazil*Mar 24, 2014May 03, 20141224617%33%50%012
30Stuart Pearce (2)Jul 01, 2014Feb 01, 20153210101231%31%38%6616
31Dougie FreedmanFeb 01, 2015Mar 13, 20165718172232%30%39%4316
Paul Williams*Mar 13, 2016May 12, 20161024420%40%40%003
32Phillipe MontanierJun 27, 2016Jan 14, 201730961530%20%50%6218
Gary Brazil (2)*Jan 14, 2017Mar 14, 20171141636%9%55%225
33Mark WarburtonMar 14, 2017Dec 31, 2017371531941%8%51%617
Gary Brazil (3)*Dec 31, 2017Jan 08, 2018211050%50%0%000
34Aitor KarankaJan 08, 2018Jan 11, 20195217181733%35%33%18725
Simon Ireland*Jan 11, 2019Jan 15, 201910010%0%100%000
35Martin O'NeillJan 15, 2019Jun 28, 20191983842%16%42%365
36Sabri LamouchiJun 28, 20195020161440%32%28%0023

MANAGERS BY SEASON
Season Manager(s)
2019-20Sabri Lamouchi
2018-19Aitor Karanka, Simon Ireland, Martin O'Neill
2017-18Mark Warburton, Gary Brazil (3), Aitor Karanka
2016-17Phillipe Montanier, Gary Brazil (2), Mark Warburton
2015-16Dougie Freedman, Paul Williams
2014-15Stuart Pearce (2), Dougie Freedman
2013-14Billy Davies (2), Gary Brazil
2012-13Sean O'Driscoll, Alex McLeish, Billy Davies (2)
2011-12Steve MacLaren, Steve Cotterill
2010-11Billy Davies
2009-10Billy Davies
2008-09Colin Calderwood, John Pemberton, Billy Davies
2007-08Colin Calderwood
2006-07Colin Calderwood
2005-06Gary Megson, Frank Barlow and Ian McPartland
2004-05Joe Kinnear, Mick Harford, Gary Megson
2003-04Paul Hart, Joe Kinnear
2002-03Paul Hart
2001-02Paul Hart
2000-01David Platt
1999-00David Platt
1998-99Dave Bassett, Micky Adams, Ron Atkinson
1997-98Dave Bassett
1996-97Frank Clark, Stuart Pearce, Dave Bassett
1995-96Frank Clark
1994-95Frank Clark
1993-94Frank Clark
1992-93Brian Clough
1991-92Brian Clough
1990-91Brian Clough
1989-90Brian Clough
1988-89Brian Clough
1987-88Brian Clough
1986-87Brian Clough
1985-86Brian Clough
1984-85Brian Clough
1983-84Brian Clough
1982-83Brian Clough
1981-82Brian Clough
1980-81Brian Clough
1979-80Brian Clough
1978-79Brian Clough
1977-78Brian Clough
1976-77Brian Clough
1975-76Brian Clough
1974-75Allan Brown, Brian Clough
1973-74Dave Mackay, Allan Brown
1972-73Matt Gillies, Dave Mackay
1971-72Matt Gillies
1970-71Matt Gillies
1969-70Matt Gillies
1968-69Johnny Carey, Matt Gillies
1967-68Johnny Carey
1966-67Johnny Carey
1965-66Johnny Carey
1964-65Johnny Carey
1963-64Johnny Carey
1962-63Andy Beattie
1961-62Andy Beattie
1960-61Andy Beattie
1959-60Billy Walker
1958-59Billy Walker
1957-58Billy Walker
1956-57Billy Walker
1955-56Billy Walker
1954-55Billy Walker
1953-54Billy Walker
1952-53Billy Walker
1951-52Billy Walker
1950-51Billy Walker
1949-50Billy Walker
1948-49Billy Walker
1947-48Billy Walker
1946-47Billy Walker
1945-46Billy Walker
1939-40Billy Walker
1938-39Harold Wightman
1937-38Harold Wightman
1936-37Harold Wightman
1935-36Noel Watson
1934-35Noel Watson
1933-34Noel Watson
1932-33Noel Watson
1931-32Noel Watson
1930-31Stan Hardy
1929-30John Baynes
1928-29John Baynes
1927-28John Baynes
1926-27John Baynes
1925-26John Baynes
1924-25Bob Masters
1923-24Bob Masters
1922-23Bob Masters
1921-22Bob Masters
1920-21Bob Masters
1919-20Bob Masters
1914-15Bob Masters
1913-14Bob Masters
1912-13Bob Masters
1911-12Fred Earp
1910-11Fred Earp
1909-10Fred Earp
1908-09Harry Haslam
1907-08Harry Haslam
1906-07Harry Haslam
1905-06Harry Haslam
1904-05Harry Haslam
1903-04Harry Haslam
1902-03Harry Haslam
1901-02Harry Haslam
1900-01Harry Haslam
1899-00Harry Haslam
1898-99Harry Haslam
1897-98Harry Haslam
1896-97Harry Radford
1895-96Harry Radford
1894-95Harry Radford
1893-94Harry Radford
1892-93Harry Radford
1891-92Harry Radford
1890-91Harry Radford
1889-90Harry Radford