Kevin George Chats with Matt Haycox Funding Guru – Footballer, Psychologist & Best Selling Author
Former professional footballer, turned psychologist and best-selling author, Kevin George, stops by Matt’s house to chat through his career, future plans and helping football’s elite off the pitch.
After spending eight years as a professional footballer, including for Premier League clubs such as West Ham United and Charlton Athletic FC. Kevin George, then took to life on screen, taking part in films, programmes and commercials across the globe that consisted of featuring for brands such as Nike, Coca Cola and Walkers Crisps. Body doubling for a host of stars that include Cristiano Ronaldo, Thierry Henry and John Abrahams, Sports Modelling/Acting career came to an end after playing Durant Thomas on Sky One’s Dream Team.
In 2006, Kevin George founded The Vivo Team LTD, an organization that delivers teacher training, behaviour therapy and PE lessons in schools. Furthering my studies and wanting to further spread my wings into other areas. Kevin George also developed a Human Performance Program. A program that improves the performance of human beings everywhere, no matter what uniform, kit or suit they wore. Starting off with soft skills and then the development of specialist programs. Kevin George found himself in different countries delivering human performance programs in a variety of spaces. Including writing for the British Council’s international education magazine and partnering with them on international projects, to delivering Conflict Resolution in Wandsworth Prison and my Soccology program across all Premier League football clubs. The success of the Soccology program led to Soccology the book, which went on to be a best seller!