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Niall Quinn

Niall Quinn
Personal information
Full nameNiall John Quinn / Niall Seán Ó Cúinn
Date of birth6 October 1966(age 50)
Place of birthPerrystown, Dublin, Ireland
Height1.92 m (6 ft 4 in)
Playing positionStriker

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Niall John Quinn (Irish name: Niall Seán Ó Cuinn) (Honorary) MBE (born 6 October 1966 in Dublin, Ireland) is a former Irish international footballer, and the ex-chairman of Sunderland AFC. He still works at the club as an overseas manager. He is also heavily involved in the management side of horse racing. In 2003 Niall received the prestigious Beacon Fellowship Prize for his contribution to medical and children's charities.


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