Tottenham legend and prolific football speaker Pat Jennings OBE joined the fabled Lilywhites aged just 19, retiring after a whopping thirteen seasons at the club Jennings remains one of the greatest heroes in Spurs history. One of the most recognisable figures in the industry, Jennings is now available for keynote and after dinner speeches.
Known for the size of his hands Jennings has been voted Tottenham’s greatest ever goalkeeper. The popularity of his sports speaker presentations is linked to his continued popularity with Spurs fans and his long and consistent career at the club has provided him with a wealth of stories and interesting insights to share with his audience as a football speaker. In his capacity as a football speaker, the Northern Irish goalie shares his experience of White Hart Lane, reliving some of the clubs greatest achievements including winning two FA Cup‘s and two League Cups between 1967 and 1973.
Winner of a number of prestigious awards for his contributions to football, including both the Football Writers Association and the Professional Footballer’s Association award for Footballer of the Year, Jennings is a fan favourite. He has been honoured on a national level with an MBE and later an OBE for services to sport. In 2003, Jennings solidified his place in football history when he was inducted into the English Football Hall of Fame, due to his impressive play in the English league.
Once his goalie days were over, Jennings became a valuable coach for the up and coming goalkeepers at Tottenham Hotspurs and has stayed visible in the sporting industry. Upon retiring he became a dedicated football speaker, he has appeared as a guest at a number of specialist sporting events and for numerous television broadcasts.
An experienced speaker, Pat Jennings has worked as a sports speaker at corporate conferences and presented awards to fellow sportsman at a number of high profile ceremonies. During his speeches, his warm and relaxed personality shines through and he easily holds the attention of all in attendance to an event. For an engaging, experienced and entertaining keynote speech, book Pat Jennings today.