Eddie Kelly


Former Arsenal footballer Eddie Kelly enjoyed a prolific career throughout the 60s, 70s and 80s, ultimately enjoying the bulk of his success with the Gunners between 1969 and 1976. An articulate football speaker, Eddie Kelly is now spending his post football career focusing on improving and increasing his suitability to a wide range of events and occasions.

Joining Arsenal as an apprentice aged 18, he went on to become club captain at Highbury at just 23 years old. Kelly enjoyed a long and established career across a host of clubs after leaving Arsenal, ultimately amassing just under 400 caps and 19 goals. A formidable opponent who experienced much success throughout his career, Kelly is now respected as an after dinner speaker and football speaker, elaborating on a fruitful playing career.

Equally respected as a sports speaker, the addition of Eddie Kelly to any event or occasion helps increase its stature; providing after dinner speaker duties and roles to engage and inspire the audience, he is able to capture the attention of the room with this eloquent and classy speaking style. A football speaker and after dinner speaker, suitable for a whole host of occasions and situations, Eddie Kelly is versatile and powerful within his appearances.

To book Eddie Kelly 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, Eddie is known to cover the following topics:

  • Football Speaker
  • Sports Speaker
  • Peak Performance
  • Determination and Drive
  • Inspiration
  • Peak Performance

Get to know a little bit more about Eddie in the interview, below: