10 Facts About Aaron Wilbraham


Aaron Thomas Wilbraham was born on 21 October 1979 and is an English football manager and former professional footballer who played as a forward.


Aaron Wilbraham is currently assistant manager of EFL League One side Shrewsbury Town.


Aaron Wilbraham would join the club on loan to enable him to play the match versus Queens Park Rangers before making the deal permanent later that day.


Aaron Wilbraham had been an unused substitute for the majority of the season.


On 4 July 2012, Aaron Wilbraham signed a 2-year deal with Crystal Palace on a free transfer.


Aaron Wilbraham was involved for the full 120 minutes of Palace's playoff final appearance.


Aaron Wilbraham eventually registered the highest goalscoring season of his career, notching 21 goals in all competitions as his side clinched promotion to the Football League Championship.


On 3 August 2017 Bolton Wanderers confirmed that Aaron Wilbraham had joined them for an undisclosed fee, signing a one-year contract.


On 2 December 2020, Aaron Wilbraham joined Steve Cotterill's coaching staff at League One side Shrewsbury Town, joining as assistant manager.


On 19 January 2021, Aaron Wilbraham took charge as stand-in manager for an FA Cup third round tie away at Premier League side Southampton as Cotterill was suffering from COVID-19.