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Dean Brennan | Hemel Hempstead Town

Role: Manager
Position: As a player: Forward/Attacking Midfielder
Age: 34
Date of Birth: 17/6/1980
Place of Birth: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Foot: Right
Previous clubs: Dunstable Town, Aylesbury FC, Arlesey Town, Corby Town, Halesowen Town, Barton Rovers, Hemel Hempstead Town, AFC Wimbledon, Lewes, Grays Athletic, Stevenage Borough, Hitchin Town, Luton Town, Sheffield Wednesday

Biography

Began his career at Sheffield Wednesday before earning a 2 year contract at Luton Town. The midfielder then enjoyed an illustrious career in non-league football with spells at Stevenage, Grays Athletic, Lewes, AFC Wimbledon, Cambridge City, Chesham United and Hemel Hempstead.

At the age of 29, Dean was appointed interim manager of Hemel Hempstead in March 2010 in a bid to avoid relegation after the sacking of previous incumbent Gary Phillips.

Together with asst manager and Watford legend Luther Blissett, Dean went on to amass enough points in the remaining nine games that eventually saw Hemel Hempstead earn a reprieve to stay in the Premier Division as well as win the Hertfordshire Charity Cup and St Mary's Cup.

Dean went onto Dunstable Town at the start of the 2011/2012 season as player/coach, scoring against Chesham United as they went through to the FA Cup 3rd round qualifier, and finishing 2nd in the Molten Spartan South Midlands Premier Division with an impressive 99 pts.

Managerial Career

Season Club All Comps
Games Wins
2009/10 Hemel Hempstead Town
2012/13 Hemel Hempstead Town 53 28
2013/14 Hemel Hempstead Town 58 39
Totals: 111 67

Playing Career

Season Club League Cup All Comps
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
1997/98 Sheffield Wednesday 0 0 0 0 0 0
1998/99 Sheffield Wednesday 0 0 0 0 0 0
1999/00 Sheffield Wednesday 0 0 0 0 0 0
2000/01 Luton Town 9 0 0 0 9 0
2001/02 Luton Town 0 0 0 0 0 0
2002/03 Hitchin Town
2003/04 Stevenage Borough 17 2 0 0 17 2
2004/05 Grays Athletic 42 11 0 0 42 11
2005/06 Grays Athletic 8 0 0 0 8 0
2005/06 Lewes
2005/06 AFC Wimbledon 11 1 0 0 11 1
2006/07 Hemel Hempstead Town
2007/08 Barton Rovers
2007/08 Halesowen Town 32 22 0 0 32 22
2008/09 Halesowen Town 4 1 0 0 4 1
2008/09 Corby Town 23 4 0 0 23 4
2009/10 Aylesbury FC 14 4 12 4 26 8
2009/10 Hemel Hempstead Town
2010/11 Aylesbury FC 12 5 3 0 15 5
2011/12 Dunstable Town 34 10 13 4 47 14
  Totals: 206 60 28 8 234 68

Games AGAINST the Ducks

Season Date Match Competition Details  
2011/12 21/01/2012 Dunstable Town 3-3 Aylesbury United MSSMLP
Shirt Number 6
  Goal  Yellow Card 
05/10/2011 Aylesbury United 2-2 Dunstable Town MSSMLP
Shirt Number 7
 
2002/03 18/03/2003 Aylesbury United 2-2 Hitchin Town RLPD
Shirt Number 4
  Goal 
26/08/2002 Hitchin Town 2-3 Aylesbury United RLPD
Shirt Number 7
  Goal