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Gary Speed Found Dead

The Wales manager Gary Speed has been found dead at his home after apparently committing suicide.

The former Leeds, Everton, Newcastle and Bolton midfielder was found hanged at his home in Chester earlier this morning.

Police say there are no suspicious circumstances surrounding the 42-year-old's death.

The Football Association of Wales confirmed the news, saying that Speed's family had authorised the release of the information.

A spokesman for Cheshire Police said...

"At 7.08am on Sunday 27 November 2011, Cheshire police was informed of a sudden death at an address in Huntington, Chester."

"Officers went to the scene where a 42-year-old man was found dead. The next of kin have been informed and have confirmed the identity of the man as Gary Speed."

"There are no suspicious circumstances surrounding the death"


Gary might not have played or had ties in Manchester, nevertheless football fans mourn one of our own.

RIP




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Date:Sunday November 27 2011

Time: 12:52PM

Your Comments

Very sad an shocking news. My thoughts and condolences are with his family and friends. Rest in peace Gary.
Bluedub
This is a very sad day, As the Manager of Wales he seemed to be on the right track and it is always sad when you hear of a tragedy such as this, My condolences to his family at this time with all our prayers. Rest in Peace.
Buzz Lightyear
Very sad.
tudor
im gutted very sad goodye Gary RIP. thank you Tudor for putting this piece up very very sad all football will be sad today. im the same as you he had nothing to do with my club but its still so sad and such a shock
jljyid
Shocking. A suicide is always so hard for the family to take. Feel bad for his relatives who are in for a long hard ride. Such a sad and lonely death. RIP Gary.
RobsonGreensleeves
Stunned. Our thoughts go out to his family. Truly shocking news.
Johnny Baguette
such sad news at a time when on the outside things seemed to be on the up for him
mabbuttalegend
Deepest sympathy to all his family and friends.
fifthcolumnblue
Very sad.
kennyclementstache
 

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