Ask a question about 'Darren Caskey'
Start a new discussion about 'Darren Caskey'
Answer questions from other users
Darren Mark Caskey
is an English former footballer.
A central midfielder
A midfielder is an association football position. Some midfielders play a more defensive role, while others blur the boundaries between midfielders and forwards. The number of midfielders a team uses during a match may vary, depending on the team's formation and each individual player's role...
, Caskey started his career as a trainee at Tottenham Hotspur
Tottenham Hotspur Football Club , commonly referred to as Spurs, is an English Premier League football club based in Tottenham, north London. The club's home stadium is White Hart Lane....
, but failed to live up to early potential. He went on to have notable spells at Reading
Reading Football Club is an English association football club based in the town of Reading, Berkshire who currently play in the Championship...
and Notts County
Notts County Football Club are an English professional football club based in Nottingham. They are the oldest of all the clubs in the world that are now professional, having been formed in 1862. They currently play in League One of The Football League, the third tier of the English football system...
He captained the England side which won the U-18 European Championship in 1993. He scored the winning penalty in the one-nil victory against Turkey in the final.
Not only is Darren still playing in the Evo-Stik First Division South for the newly reformed Ilkeston, he also performs the role of assistnat Manager alongside Kevin Wilson.