Which former players have hosted non-football-related TV shows? | The Knowledge

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“After mention of Garth Crooks presenting a politics show back in the day, which other footballers have presented TV or radio programmes with nothing to do with sport?” asks George Jones.

“Jakob Kjeldberg played 52 matches for Chelsea in the 90s and racked up 14 caps for Denmark until injuries forced him into retirement at 28,” begins William Jansen. “He did a very good job of hosting football coverage on Danish TV and he has since broadened out and made a career as the host of various reality TV programmes, including Danish versions of Gladiators, Survivor and I’m a Celebrity … Get Me Out of Here! A lot of those shows’ fans don’t know the host was once a winner of the 1992 Danish Under-21 Player of the Year award.”

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