Alan McLeary (born 6 October 1964) is an English retired football defender. He spent the majority of his career at Millwall , [2] but also had spells at Charlton Athletic and Bristol City , as well as loan spells at Sheffield United and Wimbledon .

In 1998, McLeary was appointed assistant manager at Millwall, and in May 1999, he was promoted to co-manager alongside longtime teammate Keith Stevens . The duo were sacked in September 2000. He later had a short spell as caretaker manager at Millwall following the departure of David Tuttle at the end of the 2005-06 season.