Nigel Pearson

Team: 
Leicester
DOB: 
21 Aug 1963 (Age 50)
Birthplace: 
Nottingham
Previous Teams (Manager): 
Carlisle, Southampton, Leicester, Hull
Previous Teams (Player): 
Shrewsbury, Sheff Wed, Middlesbrough
Honours: 
League One (2009)
Manager of the Month Awards: 
Championship (Feb 2010); League One (Aug 2008, Dec 2008)
Promotions: 
League One (Leicester 2008-09)
Play-offs: 
Championship (Leicester 2009-10)
Leicester manager Nigel Pearson

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Leicester beat Watford in their play-off semi-final first leg, and Mike Holden expects them to finish the job on Sunday.
Free-scoring Leicester and Watford meet in the play-offs on Thursday, but Mike Holden isn’t anticipating much goalmouth action.
The Championship play-offs get underway this week and Mike Holden is backing a buoyant Brighton and Hove Albion to win promotion.
Leicester can steal a march on goal-shy Crystal Palace in the race for the play-offs this Saturday, according to Mike Holden.
Nigel Pearson's future is in doubt at Leicester, but Mike Holden fancies his side to ease the pressure with victory at Brighton.
It's a Championship special with two of our experts in agreement about Bolton being a side to watch in the race for the play-offs.
Blackpool remain without a permanent manager but Mike Holden still fancies them to see off struggling Millwall this weekend.
Mike Holden is focusing on two all-Championship FA Cup ties and expects struggling Huddersfield and Barnsley to progress.
Cardiff took advantage of Leicester's defeat on Saturday to move back to the summit of the Championship.
Leicester have a 100% home record this season and Rich Greatorex doesn't expect Brighton to end it on Tuesday evening.
There was a change at the top of the Championship on Saturday as Leicester's draw moved them above a defeated Cardiff.
Leicester. Only promotion will do for the ante-post favourites but Nigel Pearson has a few hurdles to overcome in the process.