Brian John McClair (born 8 December 1963) is a Scottish former professional footballer.
As a player he was a forward from 1980 to 1998, notable for his near 11-year spell at Manchester United, as well as important tenures at Scottish clubs Celtic and Motherwell. At Motherwell, he combined his football with studying mathematics at the University of Glasgow. He was nicknamed "Choccy", as his last name rhymed with the delicacy "chocolate eclair".
After retiring from playing, McClair took on a coaching role at Manchester United, and spent several years as Director of their Youth Academy.Close