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Jimmy Gilligan

Under 23s' Lead Coach

Academy Staff


Jimmy Gilligan returned to Nottingham Forest ahead of the 2018-19 season to take on the role of Under 23s' Lead Coach.

Gilligan was Reserve Team Manager with The Reds in the late 1990s and also held the positions of Academy Manager and first-team coach during his second spell with the club from 2014-2016. 

He also has experience of working at Watford, Wimbledon, MK Dons and with The FA, and returns for a third spell to lead the Under 23 side.