Nigel Best
Manager Profile

Manager Details

  • Full Name: Nigel Best
  • Born: April 30th, 1950
  • First Appointed: May 12th, 1999


Managerial History


May 12th, 1999 to Dec 8th, 2000

Most Appearances Top Scorers
1. Scott Drummond - 56
2. Gerry Flynn - 53
3. Barry Tumilty - 49
4. Jason Allen - 48
5. Mark Carlisle - 45
6. Glenn Hunter - 44
7. Terry Tennyson - 39
8. John McConnell - 38
9. Nigel Boyd - 36
10. Dermot O'Neill - 34
1. Glenn Hunter - 24
2. Scott Drummond - 11
3. Phillip Knell - 8
4. Barry Patton - 7
5. John Gregg - 4
6. Andrew Swalwell - 3
7. Aaron Burgess - 2
8. Kieran Loughran - 2
9. Gerard Lyttle - 2
10. Simon McNicholl - 2

First Match In Charge
Aug 14th, 1999 0 - 0 vs. Glenavon, League (Premier Division)

Last Match In Charge
Dec 2nd, 2000 2 - 5 vs. Newry Town (City), League

Total Players Used:
39 (43 including unused subs)

Biggest Win(s)
Nov 28th, 2000 3 - 0 vs. Ballymoney United, County Antrim Shield (Round 1)

Heaviest Defeat(s)
Nov 25th, 2000 1 - 5 vs. Linfield, League (Premier Division)
Nov 18th, 2000 0 - 4 vs. Omagh Town, League (Premier Division)

Overall Record

Games Won Drawn Lost For Against
62 14 19 29 78 113
(22.6%) (30.6%) (46.8%)

At Home

Games Won Drawn Lost For Against
31 9 11 11 40 51
(29.0%) (35.5%) (35.5%)

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Players Signed

New Players Transferred In
Player Date Signed Fee
1. Gareth Fulton Aug 7th, 1999
2. John Gregg Aug 7th, 1999
3. Barry Tumilty Aug 13th, 1999
4. Paul Rice Aug 31st, 1999
5. Richard Culbertson Sep 5th, 1999
6. Gerry Flynn Sep 23rd, 1999
7. Andrew Swalwell Sep 24th, 1999
8. Noel Anderson Oct 1st, 1999
9. Paul Callaghan Dec 30th, 1999
10. Tony Anderson Jul 1st, 2000
11. Michael Dillon Aug 8th, 2000
12. Gerard Lyttle Aug 25th, 2000
13. Blair Scoullar Sep 6th, 2000
14. David McAlinden Oct 12th, 2000
15. Jonathan Ward Nov 9th, 2000
16. Aaron Burgess Nov 13th, 2000
17. Alex Spackman Nov 21st, 2000

Youth Players Signed on Professional Terms
Player Pro Terms Signed
First Signing

John Gregg
on Aug 7th, 1999