Defending when overloaded – Issue 36 (July 2013)
Nicky Eaden is Under- 21s coach at npower Championship side Leicester City.
The 40-year-old hung up his boots in 2009 after a 17-year career which saw him make over 500 senior appearances for the likes of Barnsley, Birmingham City, Wigan Athletic and Nottingham Forest.
The former full-back moved into coaching in the Conference with Kettering Town, then moved on to Peterborough United and Rotherham United. After moving back into the non-league game as assistant manager at Tamworth, Eaden accepted the chance to join Leicester City, and is now charged with developing the Academy players into finished first-team products.
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