Garry Flitcroft

Where is Garry Flitcroft now?

After a long Premier League career, Garry Flitcroft was forced to retire in 2006 after a lack of form and persistent injuries whilst playing for Sheffield United.

Upon retiring from playing Flitcroft went into non league management, first with Leigh Genesis and then with their rivals Chorley.

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Teaming up with former Blackburn Rovers team mate Matt Jansen, Flitcroft enjoyed huge success at the club taking them up two divisions to the Conference North during his time there.

In July 2015 Flticroft stepped down from his role for family and business reasons but he remains on the Chorley FC board.

In September 2011, Garry Flitcroft was named as a “core participant” in the Leveson Inquiry into the News International phone hacking scandal.

Flitcroft was one of a number of celebrity victims who received compensation from the company in 2014.

After building up a large portfolio of properties Garry Flitcroft set up an eco-friendly timber frame housing business called Flitcraft EcoBuild.

Unfortunately the company entered into administration in early 2017 but Flitcroft bought the company out of administration in May 2017 and continued trading.

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Garry Flitcroft: Premier League Statistics

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Premier League Teams Played forBlackburn Rovers, Manchester City

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