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Craig Brown (footballer)

Personal information
Full nameCraig James Brown CBE
Date of birth1 July 1940(age 76)
Place of birthHamilton, Scotland
Playing positionWing half

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Craig James Brown CBE (born 1 July 1940 in Hamilton, South Lanarkshire) is a Scottish former professional football player and manager. He is currently manager of Aberdeen.

Brown has previously managed Motherwell, Preston North End and Clyde. He was manager of Scotland from 1993 to 2001, the longest tenure for a Scotland manager. Under Brown, Scotland qualified for both Euro '96 in England and the 1998 FIFA World Cup in France.

He was awarded the CBE in 1999 for services to football.

His brother is commentator Jock Brown.

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