Footballer Gambles Away 500k - Tony Kelly's Amazing Story Of His Gambling Addiction And Recovery - 002


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Andy Arter interviews ex pro footballer Tony Kelly on his early life and career with Bristol City, Stoke City, Hull City, Cardiff City, Bury and Leyton Orient and how he managed to accumulate and lose around £500,000 and ended up bankrupt with debts of nearly £200,000!

Although Tony had both the wealth and health of a fit footballer he had a mental health problem, with a gambling addiction. He talks to us about how this came around and what he did to overcome it, eventually writing the book and forming the subsequent gambling addiction charity, of the same name RED CARD.



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