DENNIS WISE was once identified for being a hardman on the pitch – however is now having to end up his steel in the jungle Down Under.
The Sun solely printed that the former Chelsea and Wimbledon star, 50, had signed up to participate on this 12 months’s version of I am A Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here. Here’s all the main points…
And bosses hope that the diminutive midfielder can convey some spine to the camp as soon as the programme begins every week on November 26.
Who is Dennis Wise?
A HIGHLY combative midfielder, Wise got here thru the adolescence ranks at Southampton sooner than transferring to Wimbledon in 1985.
He was once a member of the ‘Crazy Gang’, in conjunction with Vinnie Jones and Lawrie Sanchez, who fired the Dons to FA Cup glory in 1988 – with Wise offering the move for Sanchez to move the winner towards Liverpool.
After signing for Chelsea in 1990 for a membership document Â£1.6m, he went directly to make 332 appearances and scored 52 occasions for the Blues from midfield.
Famed for his no-nonsense taste however ceaselessly under-appreciated for his talent on the ball, Wise received two extra FA Cup’s at the Bridge, in addition to the League Cup and Cup Winners Cup.
He won notierity with some outdoor of soccer in 1995 when he was once sentenced to a few months prison time for an attack on a taxi motive force.
After receiving 21 England caps, he moved on from Chelsea in 2001 and had spells at Leicester, Millwall and Southampton, sooner than retiring in 2006 while at Coventry.
Wise has controlled Millwall and Saints as participant boss, sooner than a two-year spell with Leeds in 2006-08, however hasn’t been again in control since.
Is he married with youngsters?
YES, Wise married his spouse Claire in 2004.
The pair have two youngsters, Henry and Amber.
How tall is he?
FAMED for his no-nonsense personality on the pitch, Wise was once ceaselessly squaring as much as avid gamers a long way better than him.
The midfielder is simply 5ft5, however that did not prevent him famously swinging a head in at the 6ft4 Patrick Vieira in 2001.
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Does Dennis Wise have any phobias and what else has he mentioned about I am A Celebrity?
Dennis Wise printed he is slightly claustrophobic and is dreading any trials that would possibly contain a coffin however he is additionally fearing the loss of keep an eye on he’s going to have in the Jungle.
âTaking your freedom away is difficult,â he says. âI am lucky enough to be able to take my own children to school, pick them up and do whatever I want in between. Thatâs being taken away from you.â
His footballing background has indisputably given him a aggressive edge,Â âGoing on Iâm A Celebrity is way harder than playing a competitive football game,â he pronounces.
âBut at least I am used to being in a team environment. Youâve got the different characters like the ones with a big ego and then there will be others who are easy to get on with.â
Dennis says he is rather chilled about all of it and he indisputably may not be giving up.
When is Iâm A Celebrity again on TV?
Iâm A Celebrity 2017 continues this night on ITV with a 60 minute roundup of the earlier day’s actions.
The display most often runs for 3 weeks.
You can meet up with any ignored episodes on ITV Hub.