Brian Barry-Murphy

Brian Barry-Murphy is currently the manager of League One club Rochdale. He began his playing career at his hometown club Cork City, but he went on to play as a defensive midfielder for Preston North End, Sheffield Wednesday and Bury.

He signed for Rochdale in 2010, where he eventually took on a coaching role with the first team in addition to his playing responsibilities.

Hanging up his boots for good in 2018, he took on the role of caretaker manager in March 2019 before being appointed the club’s permanent manager the following month.

Brian Barry-Murphy developed his session in conjunction with his Rochdale coaching staff, first-team coach Lee Riley and first-team fitness and conditioning coach Kevin Gibbins.