Date of Birth: August 31, 1970
Birthplace: Newcastle, England
Height: 182 cm
Weight: 79 kg
Previous Clubs: Southampton (England), Blackburn Rovers (England)
Alan Shearer is the topgun of Newcastle United and England. He scores ca 30 goals per season and is also the captain of England. He scored only one goal in the World Cup 1998 where he formed a striking partnership with Michael Owen. The 1997/98 season was spoiled by an injury.