London, United Kingdom of Great Britain
FILE PHOTO OF ENGLAND SOCCER PLAYER ALAN SHEARER.
FILE PHOTO OCT98 - England soccer captain Alan Shearer has announced Ferbuary 26 that he will retire from international football after this summer's European Championships. Shearer, 29, who currently plays for Newcastle United, was speaking after the club's 2-0 win over Sheffield on Saturday. Shearer is pictured after scoring against Luxembourg in October 1998.