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Wales manager Gary Speed confirmed dead

Wales football manager Gary Speed has died at the age of 42.

The Football Association of Wales (FAW) has told the BBC it appears Speed, the national manager for nearly a year, killed himself.

Cheshire Police confirmed he was found dead on 07:08 GMT at his home in Huntington, Chester. They said there were no suspicious circumstances.

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Pacman3211840d ago

Very sad news, was watching him on football focus only yesterday.
RIP.

JDW1840d ago

Indeed, they think it was a suicide.

Towers1840d ago

Yeah apparently he hung himself. Tragic really, did he suffer from depression?

danarc1840d ago (Edited 1840d ago )

Apparently =/

Some of the articles about it have said he did.

RIP Gary Speed

no_more_heroes1840d ago

What the F*ck?!?!

Just when things were starting to kick off for the National Team too. How will this affect them? I literally did not see this coming at all.

My heartfelt condolences to his family.

Don't like how there's been so much suicide in football recently. It's worrying.

Infernostew1840d ago

My buddy and I always enjoyed watching Speed play in the Prem. Really sad news. RIP.

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