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|Date of birth||31 August 1954|
|Place of birth||Sunderland, England|
|Playing position||Left back|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
Alan Kennedy (born 31 August 1954) is an English former footballer who played as a left back. Active as a professional in England, Denmark, Belgium and Wales, Kennedy made over 500 appearances in a career that lasted for 22 years. He also represented England at senior international level.
Born in Sunderland, Kennedy played club football in England, Denmark, Belgium and Wales for Newcastle United, Liverpool, Sunderland, Wigan Athletic, Hartlepool United, B 1903, Beerschot, Northwich Victoria, Wrexham, Colne Dynamoes, Morecambe, Netherfield, Radcliffe Borough and Barrow.
Kennedy became the first player to score winning goals in two European Cup finals with goals in the 1981 and 1984 finals.
- Newcastle United
- Football League First Division (5): 1978–79, 1979–80, 1981–82, 1982–83, 1983–84
- League Cup (4): 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984
- Charity Shield (3): 1979, 1980, 1982
- European Cup (2): 1981, 1984
- "Alan Kennedy nephew Tom Kennedy backed to be big hit". This Is Leicestershire. 15 June 2010.
- "Profile". Post War English & Scottish Football League A - Z Player's Transfer Database.
- Alan Kennedy at National-Football-Teams.com
- Video on YouTube