Phillip Neville is the younger brother of Gary Neville. Born January 21 1977 two years after his brother Gary. Also born in Manchester Phillip is another legend from the class of 92 playing alongside some of the greats of Man Utd. Phil played for Manchester’s first team from 1994 to 2005 with 263 appearances and 5 goals for United. He played as a defender and Midfielder for Manchester. With United Phil won six Premier league titles and one Champions League title.
Phil Neville also played for the England Nation team between 1996 and 2007 appearing 59 times. Most often used as a full back he also played midfield because of his versatility. After Phil’s Manchester United career he joined Evertoon where he played for them from 2005 to 2013. Phil had 242 appearances and 4 goals for Everton. Phil explained playing against his brother at Everton and his brother at Manchester united was a nightmare for his parents.
“For my mum and dad it must have been a nightmare because win or lose you’re going to have someone who is unhappy.
More often than not it was me who was unhappy because United would beat us.”
The Phil Neville rookie card is from the 1997 futera collection card number 59. Phil is wearing the 1995 Manchester United third kit featuring the white and blue stripes and sharp logo across the chest. The back of the card shows a brief description of Neville’s career so far and his 39 appearances so far as of 1997.
Phil Neville Rookie Card Front
Phil Neville Rookie Card Back
After Phil Neville’s playing career and went on to coach with the England under-21s. Neville was considered for the coaching job at Everton after David Moyes left to go coach Manchester United but followed Moyes to United in 2013. When Moyes was sacked Phil retained his position under interim manger Ryan gigs but later left once Louis van Gaal took over in 2014.
Gary Alexander Neville was on February 18 1975 in Manchester, England. One of the greatest right backs to ever play for Manchester United. Another great player from the class of 92, alongside David Beckham, Paul Scholes, Ryan Giggs, Nicky Butt, and his brother Phil Neville. Gary played for Man Utd from 1992 to 2011. Appearing for the Red Devils 400 times and scoring 5 goals. Gary won 20 trophies with Manchester United, inluding eight Premier League titles and two Champions League titles.
He also had 85 appearances for the England National Team not including the U18 and U16 team. Gary played for the England national team from 1995-2007. He was a first choice right back for more than ten years. Gary represented England for three European Championships and two World Cups. He is England’s most capped right back.
The Gary Neville rookie card is from the 1995 Merlin Ultimate collection card number 132 featured as a Manchester United player. In this card he is wearing the Manchester United home jersey with the Sharp sponsor logo.
Gary Neville Rookie Card Front
The back of the card shows Neville’s current statics of the 1994/95 season. He had 19 appearances for Manchester United and 2 appearances for the England National team. His position was defense where he played as a right back.
Gary Neville Rookie Card Back
After Gary played for Manchester United he went on to coach soccer. He was an assistant manager for the England nation team and coached Valencia from 2015 to 2016. After coaching Valencia he went on to be a pundit for Sky Sports.
“The rest of the Spice Girls wanted to invite the entire Bayern Munich team because they reckoned they’d never known blokes to be on top for 90 minutes and still come second.”
– Gary Neville
“I wouldn’t swap Paul Scholes for anybody. He is quite simply the most complete footballer I have ever played with. He is the best.”
– Gary Neville
Gary Neville is regarded as one of England’s greatest right backs to ever play for England and Manchester United.