Newcastle captian Alan Shearer celebrates his penalty goal against Dynamo Kiev during a UEFA Champions League match at St. James's Park stadium in Newcastle, 29 October, 2002. PHOTO: ASP/Odd Andersen
Spain's Rafael Alkorta (R) tries to control the ball under pressure from England's forward
Blackburn chairman Jack Walker and Alan Shearer celebrate Blackburn Rovers winning the England Premier League Championship in 1995, their first since 1914. Blackburn lost their last match of the season 2-1 to Liverpool but edged out runner-ups Manchester
Brazilian soccer star Ronaldo Lima (c) flanked by Liberian George Weah
England captain and striker Alan Shearer fights for the ball with French defender Marcel Desailly during an international friendly, 10 February, Wembley Stadium, London.
Newcastle's Alan Shearer celebrates scoring against Mallorca
England forward Alan Shearer takes a free-kick in front of a solid Argentinian wall during the 1998 FIFA World Cup™ second round match between Argentina and England in Saint-Etienne, France. The match went into extra-time. 30 June, 1998. PHOTO:AFP/Daniel
Newcastle's Alan Shearer challenges for the ball with Arsenal's Robin Van Persie during a Premier League Mach at St. James Park, 10 December, 2005. AFP/Martyn Harrison