Neil Francis Lennon (born 25 June 1971) is a Northern Irish football coach and former player who is the manager of Scottish Premiership club Celtic. During his playing career he represented English clubs Manchester City, Crewe Alexandra and Leicester City.
Lennon moved to Scottish club Celtic in 2000, where he made over 200 appearances and was appointed captain in 2005. Before retiring as a player, he returned to England and played for Nottingham Forest and Wycombe Wanderers. Lennon made 40 appearances for Northern Ireland in nine years, scoring two goals. Lennon was appointed manager of Celtic in March 2010, initially in a caretaker capacity after the departure of Tony Mowbray.
Northern Quarter. The victim - a 42-year-old man - was approached by three men on Dale Street in Manchester city centre at around 6pm on Saturday, August 22.They attacked him as they verbally abused him with racist comments, police said.The man suffered minor facial injuries and had to be taken to hospital.No arrests have been made and enquiries are ongoing.Police have now released a picture of three men they want to talk to about the 'completely unacceptable' attack.Detectives are urging anyone who recognises the men to come forward.Get the latest updates from across Greater Manchester direct to your inbox with the free MEN newsletterYou can sign up very simply by following the instructions herePolice Constable Kelly Strickland, of GMP's.