A very rare opportunity to meet goalkeeping legend Pat Jennings! This exclusive event is taking place at the Wyllyotts Theatre inPotters Bar on Thursday 14th November 2019.
Pat Jennings had a truly illustrious football career playing for Northern Ireland 119times over 22 years. Pat spent thirteen years at White Hart Lane, where he played in 472 league games for Spurs, and 591 in all competitions. He won the FACup in 1967, the League Cup in 1971 and 1973, and the UEFA Cup in 1972. In 1973 the Football Writers’ Associationnamed Pat as its footballer of the year. Three years later he won PFA’s version of the award – he was the firstgoalkeeper to receive this accolade.
With Spurs thinking he was nearing the end of his career Pat was transferred toarch-rivals Arsenal in August 1977. However, Pat saw off rivals for the goalkeeper's jersey to play for theGunners for another eight years where he helped Arsenal to four Cup finals inthree successive years; the FA Cup final in 1978, 1979, and 1980, as well as the European Cup Winners Cup final that year. However, Arsenal only managed to win the second of these finals, a 3–2 victory against Manchester United. In total, Pat made 327 appearances forArsenal, 237 of them in the League, between 1977 and his eventual retirementfrom first-team club football in 1985. On 26 February 1983, Pat became the first player in English football tomake 1,000 senior appearances.
To host the event is Micky Hazard who made over 100 appearances for Spurs and was a member of the Tottenhamteam that won the 1982 FA Cup and UEFA Cup in 1984.
During the evening Patand Micky will talk candidly about their successful playing careers and their opinions on the game in general. There will alsobe a raffle with some great prizes up for grabs on the night plus the chance toask Pat and Micky questions and to purchase some fantastic football memorabilia.
The Wyllyotts Theatre will be open from 7pm with the main event starting at8pm. Standard tickets are great valuefor money starting at just £13.50 and there is also an exclusive *VIP package available for £49 which includes a front row seat, meeting the stars prior to the show, receiving a special signed memento of the evening and photo opportunity.
With only a limited number of tickets available and to avoid disappointmentit’s important to book now for what promises to be a fantastic nightof entertainment for all football fans.
*Please note that the VIP session starts at 7pm and lasts for approximately 1 hour priorto the main show which will commence at 8pm.