Neil is a former midfielder for local side Crewe Alexandra, where he played over 250 games for the Railwaymen in two spell first between 1991-1992 and the a second spell between 1999-2005.
He also had a spell at Macclesfield Town, where he played nearly 200 games for the Silkmen in the Conference Premier and even won the title in both the 1994/95 and 1996/97 seasons.
Following he departure from the Alex he joined Shrewsbury Town in 2005, where he spent a season and a half before moving to Conference outfit Morecambe in 2007. He helped them to win promotion to the Football League. ‘Sorves’ then had a spell at Southport before spells at Droyslden, Hyde and Northwich Victoria, hanging up his boots in 2011.
He joined Nantwich Town as assistant manager to Phil Parkinson in February 2015.« Back to all news