Stuart Pearce

English Footballing Hero

Ex-International footballer turned coach Stuart Pearce has forged a successful career for himself after his playing days came to an end. Most notably managing the GB London 2012 Olympic football team, Pearce was the manager of the England U21s for 6 years, as well as taking the reins at former clubs Nottingham Forest and Manchester City. An impressive playing résumé combined with his managerial successes has propelled Pearce into the world of event attending as an after dinner sports speaker, offering specialist insights as a football speaker.

Kicking off his playing career in 1978 with Wealdstone, Pearce retired from domestic duties with Manchester City in 2002; in between his playing years he represented England on 78 occasions and found the net 5 times. Enjoying his most prolific spells during his time at Nottingham Forest during the Brian Clough years, Pearce spent the majority of his 12 year spell at Forest as club captain. Stuart Pearce was instated as a coach in 2001, and was promoted to team manager in 2005. His ability to balance his playing and coaching commitments are just testament to his excellent and professionalism- skills which he transfers into his after dinner speaker role, specifically offering an insight as a football speaker.

A playing career which saw him win over 800 domestic and International caps, including over 80 goals, Stuart Pearce is a motivated individual who has dedicated his life to the game and is now moving onto a new pathway as a sports speaker. Having experienced the world of football from the perspectives of both a manager and a player, he is well positioned as a football speaker, delving into his career and dishing out the information that people want to know. A respected sports speaker and popular after dinner speaker, Stuart Pearce has proven that he is a popular accompaniment to all events and occasions.

To book Stuart Pearce 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, Stuart is known to cover the following topics:

  • Football & Sports Speaker
  • Peak Performance
  • Teamwork & Leadership
  • Motivational & Inspirational
  • Drive & Determination

Watch Stuart playing for Longford AFC here:

See what people had to say about Stuart, when he appeared at their corporate events:

“We were delighted with Stuart and please pass on a big thank you from us. The event went really well and generated a great deal of publicity” – Jenni Lochhead, MN2S