- Name: Alan Shearer
- Born: 08/13/1970 (50 years old)
- Occupation: Football pundit, former professional footballer
Alan Shearer CBE DL (born 13 August 1970) is an English retired footballer who played as a striker. Widely regarded as one of the best strikers of his generation and one of the greatest players in the history of the Premier League, he is the Premier League’s record goalscorer. He was named Football Writers’ Association Player of the Year in 1994 and won the PFA Player of the Year award in 1995. In 1996, he came third in both Ballon d’Or and FIFA World Player of the Year awards. In 2004 Shearer was named by Pelé in the FIFA 100 list of the world’s greatest living players.
Birth Place: Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
Alan Shearer quotes :
We go there with confidence, but we know there is a very fine line between success and failure in this game.Alan Shearer