THE HALF DECENT FOOTBALL MAGAZINE

Craig Brewster, who took over as Crawley caretaker manager over the weekend when Steve Evans moved to Rotherham, spent a portion of his playing days in Greece. His time with Ionikos was remembered in the Weekly Howl in July 2008. 

In the mid-1990s, several British players went abroad on Bosmans – free transfers at the end of contracts that were initially restricted to moves between countries. Most returned within a year or two but Craig Brewster was an exception. The former Raith Rovers and Dundee United striker joined Ionikos in Greece in 1996 and went on to spend five seasons with the club – easily a record for any British player in Greek football Read More

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