Who is Kieron Dyer? I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here! 2015 profile

Everything you need to know about the footballer as he enters the jungle...

Name: Kieron Dyer


Age: 36

Famous for:  Playing football for lots of English clubs

Jungle highlight: shaking like a leaf during the Ghost Train trial. What would the Toon Army think?

Biography: Retired premier league footballer Kieron Dyer has scored a place in the jungle. Having played for Ipswich Town, Newcastle QPR, West Ham (yep, he moved around a lot…) as well as England, the footballer suffered injuries for years and didn’t actually play all that much football. But hopefully he’s back on top form for this new, slightly wilder competition…

Once a poster boy for 1990s England hopefuls, Kieron says, “I’d like to change people’s perceptions about footballers in general.”

I’m a Celebrity 2015 full line-up

After footballer Jimmy Bullard’s success on last year’s show, could Kieron play the game just as well?

Here he is talking about the loss of football manager Sir Bobby Robson 


And here’s Kieron playing football (and also getting into a fight on the pitch…)