David Platt

International Footballer & Coach

Ex-footballer and sports speaker David Platt is known for his role as midfielder and coach for a number of British and Italian teams including Manchester United, Manchester City and Sampdoria. With a vast and international career to his name Platt is an impressive football speaker, his experience of both national and international football as well as his time spent with both successful and less successful teams have provided him with a diverse and thought provoking selection of stories, insights and anecdotes to share with audiences in his capacity as a football speaker.

Since retiring from both playing and management David Platt has gone on to work as a sports speaker and TV pundit, particularly for the England under 21 games, following his management of the team early in the 2000’s. Platt remains notorious amongst both fans and players with some adoring him for his successes whilst others blaming him for club relegation; regardless of opinion however any audience member is sure to enlightened and entertained by an appearance from Platt at any football speaker function or sports event.

Outside his work as a football speaker Platt remains involved in British football, providing commentary, coaching and management services to a number of clubs.

To book David Platt as the football speaker for your corporate event, function or conference, simply contact the Champions Speakers agency by emailing agent@championsukplc.com or by calling a booking agent directly on 0207 1010 553.

When at corporate events, David is known to cover the following topics:

  • International Football
  • Football Management
  • Performing Under Pressure
  • Team Motivation
  • Drive & Determination
  • Overcoming Adversity