Kenny Dalglish, MBE

 Kenny Dalglish, MBE

Association Football

Inducted in 2002

'King Kenny' was the outstanding player of his generation. He gained a Scottish record of 102 caps and equalled Denis Law's tally of 30 international goals. Dalglish played for ten years with Celtic. In 1977 he was transferred to Liverpool for £440,000. His success with Celtic and Liverpool resulted in a phenomenal haul of medals. Dalglish was the first player to score more than 100 league goals in both Scotland and England. Dalglish started his management career with Liverpool in 1985 and was the first player-manager to lead his team out at Wembley. He went on to manage Blackburn Rovers, Newcastle United and finally Celtic and won four championships.

  • European Cup winner, 1978, 1981, 1984
  • Four Scottish League Championship wins
  • Four Scottish Cup wins, one Scottish League Cup win
  • Five English League Championship wins
  • Five English League Cup wins, one English FA Cup win

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