11. Gary Speed

 

   


 

Position: Midfielder  
Squad Number: 11  
Date of Birth: 8th September 1969  
Birthplace: Deeside  
Height: 5'11"  
Signed on: February 1998 for a fee of 5.5m  
NUFC Debut: 7 February 1998 v West Ham Utd (H)  
Previous Club(s): Everton
Leeds United
 
 
The Wales' captain Gary Speed joined Newcastle in the summer of 1998.

Speed plays in central midfield, sometimes in left, and possesses a ferocious left-foot. He has scored over 26 goals in his 4 years at Tyneside.

 
 

the magpies' nest 2001

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