- Date of Birth: 11 January 1978
- Birthplace: Leicester, Leicester, England
- Position: Forward, Striker
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'He could have been chanting my name three years later' - Emile Heskey on being racially abused as a Leicester City youth player
. But during his long career, a career that saw him notch over 100 Premier League goals for Leicester, Liverpool, Wigan, Aston Villa and
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Former England international Emile Heskey has revealed his desire to make a comeback to professional football with Leicester City.
So after England’s 2-1 defeat Uruguay, they are all but mathematically out of the World Cup. "Rubbish", "Over-paid", "Not fit to wear the shirt" are many of the clichés screamed by the drones of England's fans in Brazil, but one opinion which will gather the most voice behind it will be "sack Roy".
West Ham United are preparing a shock move for former Premier League star Emile Heskey, according to Football Direct News.
Former Arsenal and Chelsea centre-back William Gallas has agreed a switch to Australian A-League side Perth Glory.
Manchester United kept their title hopes within touching distance today as they swept aside Aston Villa 4-0 at Old Trafford. Goals from Wayne Rooney (2), Danny Welbeck and Nani ensured United remain 5 points ahead of Man City at the top of the Premier League.
According to reports from Russia, Aston Villa scouts watched Russian striker Artem Dzyuba in action for Spartak Moscow this week. Dzyuba scored a sublime goal in a 2-1 defeat to rivals CSKA.
Sunderland came twice from behind to pick up a valuable point against a spirited Aston Villa side, although it would not have been the result they expected.
Liverpool are set to make a move for Aston Villa striker Emile Heskey according to reports. The England international forward is unhappy with his lack of opportunity at Villa Park.
Former Aston Villa midfielder Gareth Barry has backed his ex team mate Emile Heskey, who is growing increasingly frustrated with life at Villa Park and looking for a move elsewhere to enhance his England opportunities in South Africa this summer.
England Under-21 boss Stuart Pearce believes Fabio Capello was right to leave Michael Owen out of his latest senior England squad.
The January Transfer window is closed, Andrei Arshavin, Robbie Keane, Ricardo Quaresma hit the headlines. Eyefootball lists the club-by-club transfer deals of January.
Wigan are reportedly set to sign Darren Bent from Tottenham on January transfer deadline day. It is understood that the Latics have agreed a 6.5 million GBP deal with Spurs.
Newcastle boss Joe Kinnear is apparently ready to make an offer to Wigan for their wantaway striker Emile Heskey in the January transfer window. If the England forward stays at the JJB in January, Newcastle will make another offer in the summer.
Newcastle boss Joe Kinnear has admitted that he is likely to make some big changes to his squad over the coming months and in the summer. There have been a series of high profile names linked with a Toon exit.
Wigan boss Steve Bruce has revealed he would like to keep hold of England international striker Emile Heskey, despite the danger of the player leaving in the summer on a Bosman transfer for free.
Wigan have been linked with a shock move for Middlesbrough striker Mido. It is understood that if Emile Heskey leaves the club, Steve Bruce would like to bring Mido in to partner Amr Zaki up front.
Aston Villa boss Martin O'Neill expects to be busy in the January transfer window and will be looking to bring in plenty of new players. Man City are among some of the clubs that are reportedly looking to bring in new signings, but Villa themselves are expected to be busier.
Martin O'Neill has accepted that Emile Heskey is a target for Aston Villa in the January transfer window. Wigan are apparently ready to let their forward leave soon in order to stop him leaving for free on a Bosman transfer in the summer.
Wigan's chairman Phil Whelan has admitted that he could well be forced to sell Emile Heskey in the January transfer window, as the forward is apparently ready to sit out the remainder of his contract for a Bosman free transfer in the summer.
There are reports this Monday morning that Wigan are set to cash in on striker Emile Heskey. It is believed that the forward will be allowed to leave in January as opposed to leaving for free in June. Wigan's chairman also confirmed the player could leave.