First Team Coach
Date of birth
A former Burton Albion forward, Andy Garner was born in Stonebroom, Derbyshire and began his career as an apprentice with Derby County in 1983.
He scored some vital goals in the Rams' Division Three promotion season of 1985–86.
In August 1988, Garner joined Sam Ellis's Blackpool for £75,000. He made over 150 appearances for the Tangerines scoring 37 goals. Garner was inducted into the Hall of Fame at Bloomfield Road, when it was officially opened by former Blackpool player Jimmy Armfield in April 2006.
Garner joined Gresley Rovers in 1992 and played for them until 1997 when he moved to Burton Albion.
The former striker was part of Nigel Clough's coaching staff at Derby County and Sheffield United before a return to the Pirelli Stadium.