Wales football manager Gary Speed died.
The former Leeds, Everton, Newcastle and Bolton midfielder was found hanged at
his home in Chester this morning.
Speed took over the Wales job in December 2010, and earlier this month,
said the side's rapid improvement had exceeded all expectations.
Police say there are no supsicious circumstances surrounding the 42-year-old's
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 this morning, sunday 27
November, police were informed of an incident at Aldford Road, Huntington.
Officers went to the scene where a 42-year-old man was found dead. There are
no suspicious circumstances surrounding the death and next of kind have been
informed." The spokesman added that man was found hanged.
|Liveleak on Facebook|