Manchester: The City Years

Ian Brightwell

Ian BrightwellPosition: Midfielder

Debut: Wimbledon, H, 23/08/1986

Last game: Reading, A, 24/02/1998

Seasons played


League 285 (36)
FA Cup 19 (3)
League Cup 29 (2)
European 0 (0)
Other 4 (3)
Total 337 (44)


League 18
FA Cup 1
League Cup 0
European 0
Other 0
Total 19

All history and statistical material has been produced based on the research and writing of Manchester football historian Gary James ( It is maintained by Ric Turner & Gary James. All text remains the copyright of the original contributors.

Gary's book, Manchester - the City Years: Tracing the Story of Manchester City from the 1860s to the Modern Day, is available to order on Amazon.