An experienced lower league manager with a strong reputation, Phil Parkinson made an instant impact at Bolton, with whom he led up to the Championship at the first time of asking, then preserved their status at the first time of asking. However, he resigned from his post towards the start of he 2019/20 season.
During his five year spell in charge of former club Bradford Parkinson led them to the 2013 League Cup Final - as a League Two side - then promotion up to League One in the same season.
Parkinson has also had Managerial spells at Reading, Charlton and Hull but it is at Bradford where he has made his name.
|Bolton Wanderers||156||49||34||73||31.4||10 Jun 2016 - 21 Aug 2019|
|Bradford City||230||79||75||76||34.3||29 Aug 2011 - 10 Jun 2016|
|Charlton Athletic||114||44||37||33||38.6||24 Nov 2008 - 04 Jan 2011|
|Hull City||24||5||6||13||20.8||29 Jun 2006 - 04 Dec 2006|
|Colchester United||187||79||54||54||42.2||25 Feb 2003 - 14 Jun 2006|