Retired Jamaican born English footballer John Barnes is a cherished sports personality available for broadcasting opportunities, TV and personal appearances as well as after dinner speaking opportunities. Currently working as a pundit for ESPN, John has also worked for Channel 5 presenting their football coverage, and also had a brief period in coaching. It was during the 1999–2000 season with Celtic and saw John work alongside Kenny Daglish. He also managed the Jamaican national team in 2008 as well as Tranmere shortly afterwards. John has recently made an appearance on celebrity Big Brother.