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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 4 March 1951Glasgow, Scotland, UK
Birth NameKenneth Mathieson Dalglish
Nickname King Kenny

Mini Bio (1)

Kenny Dalglish was born on March 4, 1951 in Glasgow, Scotland as Kenneth Mathieson Dalglish.

Trivia (10)

He played for Celtic and Liverpool and has coached Newcastle United.
Former Scotland footballer.
Played in 102 matches, from 1971 to 1986.
Played in the FIFA World Cups of 1974, 1978 and 1982.
Managed Liverpool FC 1985-1991.
Considered by many to be the greatest player in Liverpool FC history.
He speaks with a thick Scottish accent.
Has won four English championship titles as manager of Liverpool FC and Blackburn Rovers.
Played in 102 matches, from 1971 to 1986, and is the most capped Scottish soccer player.
His daughter, Kelly Cates is a television sports presenter

Personal Quotes (4)

What do I say to them in the dressing-room? Nothing really. Most of the time I don't even know what they are going to do myself. [On managing Liverpool FC]
Management is a seven-days-a-week job. The Intensity of it takes it toll on your health. Some people want to go on for ever, and I obviously don't. [on leaving the manager job of Liverpool FC in 1991]
The people who come to watch us play, who love the team and regard it as part of their lives, would never appreciate Liverpool having a huge balance in the bank. They want every asset we possess to be wearing a red shirt.
I would just love to have gone and stood in the Kop.

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