|1989–1999 Bolton Wanderers|
Height 1.78 m
|1987–1989 Bolton Wanderers|
Name Nicky Spooner
Position Defender, Midfielder
|Date of birth (1971-06-05) 5 June 1971 (age 44)|
Place of birth Manchester, England
Current team Bolton Wanderers F.C.
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Nicky Spooner (born 5 June 1971) is an English former professional footballer who played as a defender and midfielder.
- December 8 christmas quiz david lee and nicky spooner versus the u18s
- Playing career
- Coaching career
Born in Manchester, Spooner played for Bolton Wanderers, Oldham Athletic, Charleston Battery, Chester City and Leigh RMI.
He joined Bolton Wanderers in 1987 after signing YTS forms. His senior career with the club was marred by injury. In October 1994 he suffered a broken leg in a match against Burnley following a tackle by John Gayle, and he never played first-team football for the club again.
In November 2011 Spooner was working as the under-16 coach at Bolton Wanderers, and in January 2013 he was the club's Head of Youth Development.