'Pitbull' speaks at Oxford Union

Edgar Davids

Edgar Davids

First published in News

HIS Barnet team are not due in the city until next month, but legendary Dutch footballer Edgar Davids popped in to the Oxford Union to talk about self-discovery.

Speaking to the Oxford Mail before his talk, Davids, whose nickname was Pitbull, said: “Can you imagine all the people who have spoken here? They really raised the bar this time.

“I am very honoured to be at the Oxford Union. I am going to be talking about discovering yourself.”

Davids, 39, won a host of league and cup titles over the course of his career which saw him play in midfield for Ajax, Juventus, both Milan clubs, Barcelona and Tottenham Hotspur as well as for his country.

He is currently manager of League Two side Barnet FC.

Comments (0)

Please log in to enable comment sorting

Comments are closed on this article.

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree