One of the most successful British players of all time, and the former face of BBC's Match of the Day, Alan Hansen has won all honours available at club level and captained the Liverpool side to a historic double. His quick wit and regular appearances on live television for sporting occasions means he is very comfortable as an awards host or after dinner speaker.
Alan Hansen is one of the UK's most famous domestic players of all time and a fantastic pundit on BBC television. His regular appearances on live television for sporting occasions means he is very comfortable in the role of awards host or presenter and his quick wit is put to good use as an after dinner speaker
Until a knee injury ended his playing career in 1991, Alan Hansen was one of the most successful British soccer players of all time. He is the only person to have won all of the honours available at club level at least twice and captained the Liverpool side to an historic double in 1986. A keen tactical understanding of the game has made him the face of BBC television's Match of the Day along with Gary Lineker.
Alan also contributes a weekly newspaper column on soccer for The Daily Telegraph and has established a reputation as a very good motivational speaker. As well as playing golf (handicap of 3), his interests include tennis and the theatre.
Alan was Football Writer's Player of the Year runner up in 1986 and 1990, and Anglo-Scot of the Year in 1986.
He made his name as a pundit on Match of the Day from 1992 to 2014.