Kenny Dalglish

Football Manager & Speaker

Scottish football speaker, footballer and manager Kenny Dalglish is known as one of Liverpool’s longest serving players who, following his retirement, also spent several years managing the team.

Now a dedicated sports speakers Kenny Dalglish has received praise for both his footballing career and subsequent charity work, awarded an MBE in 2009 and in 2011 Ulster University gave him an honorary degree for his services to football, charity and national identity.

Known for his footballing success Kenny Dalglish spent several years as a player-manager at Liverpool and, whilst there, was integral to much of the success enjoyed by the club; as a football speaker Dalglish not only relives the pride and excitement of his footballing glory but also shares with audiences some of the tools of leadership and motivation he used to get the best out of his players and team mates.

Dalglish is a popular sports speaker, his presence is frequently requested at specialist football events, at award and opening ceremonies as well as at charity and fundraising events. In partnership with his wife Marina Dalglish MBE Kenny has worked to raise money for cancer research charities, following Marina’s own diagnosis and recovery from breast cancer in 2003.

Outside his work as a football speaker Kenny Dalglish now works as a non-executive director of Liverpool FC.

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

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

  • International Football
  • Football Management
  • Team Motivation
  • Liverpool Football Club
  • Overcoming Adversity
  • Sporting Success
  • Man-Management