Micky Quinn

PLAYED IN OVER 500 GAMES AND SCORING IN NEARLY HALF OF THOSE AND NOW WORKS FOR WIGAN AS A SCOUT AND FOR TALK SPORT

Former professional footballer, Micky Quinn was notorious during his career, involved with no less than nine teams during his seventeen year long career. Now Micky is a sports speaker who covers both football and horse racing and is a recognised voice on UK radio station TalkSPORT.

Starting his career in football in 1979 for Wigan Athletic, Micky went on to score nineteen goals in sixty nine Fourth Division games. Micky guided Wigan into the third division but unfortunately was transferred to Stockport County due to manager Larry Lloyd believing Micky was too inexperienced for Third Division football. Making a name for himself as a regular goal scorer Micky was brought by Joe Royle to join Second Division team Oldham Athletic. From playing for Newcastle United and Coventry City to brief loan periods at Watford and Plymouth Argyle, Micky was also considered for both England and the Republic of Ireland national teams.

After a career within a variety of teams Micky retired in 1996 and became a well established football speaker that travels the UK sharing his insights. Mickey is well received by his football listeners for his accessible personality and delivery style. Still following his passion of football Micky is often seen covering football games and reporting high profile incidents and transfers for TalkSPORT and BBC radio station. On top of football speaking Mickey spends his time training horses at his own stables to which he has developed a very impressive client list.

Micky makes for a very interesting sports speaker who can cover both horse racing and football, he entertains all audiences with his stories and insights into the world of football both past and present. Along with sharing his experiences he can also pass on important lessons and skills he’s learnt from teamwork, leadership and resilience to dealing with adversity and maximising success.

To book Micky Quinn as the football speaker for your corporate event, function or conference, simply contact the Champions Speakers agency using the contact details below.

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

  • Football Speaker
  • Sporting Success
  • Racing Horse Training
  • Drive & Determination
  • Peak Performance
  • Achieving Goals

Watch Micky talking to talkSPORT here: