Born Newark 3rd June 1970, Shane Nicholson joined the Albion from Derby County in February 1996 for £150,000. Shane started his career at Lincoln City before moving to The Rams. He played left back and made 62 appearances including 2 as a substitute. He made his debut in February 1996 against Southend United.
Unfortunately his time at the Albion was cut short due to a misdeamenour but he was able to resurrect his career at Chesterfield followed by stints at Stockport, Sheffield United, Tranmere, Chesterfield again, Lincoln and Boston.