Nigel Adkins in 2011
|Full name||Nigel Howard Adkins|
|Date of birth||3 November 1965|
|Place of birth||Birkenhead, Cheshire, England|
|2006-2010||Scunthorpe United F.C.|
|2015-||Sheffield United F.C.|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
Adkins' career as a manager started with Bangor City. From 1996 to 2006 he worked for Scunthorpe United as a physiotherapist. He worked for Scunthorpe United as a main coach for four years. In 2010, Adkins became the main coach of Southampton. In March 2013, Adkins became a main coach of Reading.