Gordon Banks OBE

Goalkeeper that made "the Save of the Century"


Ex-England goalkeeper and football speaker Gordon Banks was part of the winning World Cup team of 1966 and since retiring has become one of the most sought-after sports speakers in the industry.

With a catalogue of fascinating stories from both the infamous ’66 game against West Germany and the so-called “Save of the Century” from the 1970 World Cup in Mexico Gordon Banks is an ideal after dinner speaker; inspirational and interesting Gordon has worked as a football speaker for many years and presented as a football speaker at a number of high profile events.

With a footballing career that spanned three decades Banks is sure to impressive any audience as an after dinner speaker, he has appeared as a football speaker at media events and corporate functions and has a particular affiliation with Leicester and the East Midlands following his eight year run as goalie for Leicester City.

As well as working as a sports speaker Gordon Banks is available for personal appearances, as a TV guest or for merchandise endorsements, his name and legendary status lending a great deal of weight to any function or product.

To book Gordon Banks as the football speaker for your event contact Champions Speakers: the leading sports speakers’ agency. Book your after dinner speaker by completing the online form or by calling us directly on: +44 1509 85 29 27

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