Tim Sherwood

Where is Tim Sherwood now?

A Premier League winning captain at Blackburn Rovers, Tim Sherwood retired from playing in 2005 after a short spell with Coventry City.

Over an 18-year career he made nearly 500 first-team appearances for six clubs as well as representing the England national side on three occasions in 1999.
 
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Immediately after hanging up his boots, Sherwood started a new career in the broadcasting world and joined Setanta Sports as a pundit for their Premier League coverage.

When the channel collapsed, he made a return to football joining his former Portsmouth manager Harry Redknapp as assistant first team coach at Tottenham Hotspur.

Promoted to technical director in 2012, Sherwood led the Spurs under-21’s side to top spot in the group and elite stages of the inaugural Professional Development League.

After Spurs manager Andre Villas-Boas was sacked in early December 2013, Sherwood temporarily took over first team affairs before a permanent appointment at the end of the month.

Despite finishing sixth in the league and having the best ever Premier League record by a Spurs manager he was dismissed at the end of the 2013/14 season.

After turning down the vacant manager’s job at West Bromwich Albion he was appointed manager of Aston Villa in February 2015 on a three-year contract with the sole aim of keeping them from relegation.

Sherwood not only successfully avoided relegation with a game to spare, he also managed to get his Villa side to the FA Cup Final where they lost to Arsenal.

Unfortunately the new 2015-16 season was a disaster for Sherwood and he was sacked after his Aston Villa side won only one of their first ten games.

He made a return to football in November 2016 when he was appointed as director of football at League One side Swindon Town on a part-time basis. but left the following June following the side’s relegation and a change of club structure.

Returning to broadcasting he has worked as a pundit for Al-Jazeera and Amazon Prime Video and is a regular contributor on both BT Sport and Sky Sports.

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Tim Sherwood: Premier League Statistics

NationalityEnglish
PositionMidfielder
Appearances341
Goals37
Yellow Cards64
Red Cards4
Premier League Teams Played forBlackburn Rovers, Portsmouth, Tottenham Hotspur

Statistics courtesy of www.premierleague.com