PREVIEW: Neil Warnock – Are You With Me?
and live on Freeview channel 276
The 2023 tour features dates at Portsmouth Guildhall, Thursday, May 25; O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire, Sunday, May 28; Scunthorpe The Bath’s Hall, Friday, June 2; Plymouth, Home Park Stadium, Sunday, June 11, Nottingham Playhouse, Wednesday, June 14 and Ipswich Regent Theatre, Friday, September 1.
This will be a unique evening of chat and entertainment in the company of one of football’s biggest characters, who has spent more than 60 years of his life in the game and has a lot to say about it.
No holds barred, delivered in his imitable style with stories that will make you laugh, cry, gasp and laugh again, join the record breaking football manager as he talks you through his unique and astonishing career.
Neil, who has managed 16 different clubs from non-league to the Premier League, holds the record for the most promotions in English football, with eight.
He announced his retirement from the game in April 2022 after 42 years as a manager but he has just come out of retirement to manage Championship club Huddersfield Town on a short-term contract.
He has a thousand stories from his illustrious career and many that have never been told.
Hear about his early career as a player in the lower leagues, making over 300 appearances, and what then inspired and drove him on to succeed and reach the highest level in management.
He made appearances for Chesterfield, Rotherham United, Hartlepool United, Scunthorpe United, Aldershot, Barnsley, York City, Crewe Alexandra and Burton Albion.
Neil has since managed Gainsborough Trinity, Burton Albion, Scarborough, Notts County, Torquay United, Huddersfield Town, Plymouth Argyle, Oldham Athletic, Bury, Sheffield United, Crystal Palace, Queens Park Rangers, Leeds United, Rotherham United, Cardiff City, Middlesbrough and now again he’s back at Huddersfield Town
The evening will include footage of his career highlights and lowlights on a large screen – then hear his thoughts.
Learn all about the explosive moments and controversial incidents, taking you right back to when they happened , giving you the full inside story.
There will be special guests joining Neil, former players and staff that have shared the good times and bad with him over the years.
Hear about his thoughts on coming up against Fergie, Pep, Jose and Klopp and who he rates as the best of them all
He might also have one or two things to say about referees he has crossed paths with.