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Discussion Starter · #1 ·
Emile Heskey played a great game on saturday.
His sharp runs down the line caused havok in the sunderland defence.
He has potential to be a liverpool great,he's got the skill but he lacks the experience.He fails to spot gaps or jump on mistakes.
I think with a bit of experience he could be a major force for Liverpool

Discussion Starter · #2 ·
Heskey fact file
1978: Born Leicester, January 11.

Joins youth scheme at Filbert Street as a teenager.

1995: Makes league debut for Leicester.

1996: Plays 30 league games in 1995-6 season, scoring seven times. Leicester win promotion to Premiership via play-offs.

Stars for England Under-18s in the European Championships in France alongside Michael Owen. England finish third.

1997: Part of team which wins Coca-Cola Cup final, beating Middlesbrough in a replay at Hillsborough. Ends league season with 10 goals in 35 appearances.

October - makes first England Under-21 appearance in 1-0 win over Italy in Rieti.

December - scores twice in England Under-21s' 4-2 win against Greece at Carrow Road in European Championship play-off, but England go out on away goals.

1998: Repeats performance of previous league season: 10 goals in 35 appearances.

1999: Leicester are beaten by Tottenham in Worthington Cup final. Heskey is dogged by back injury and scores six goals in 30 league appearances.

April - Makes full England debut as substitute in 1-1 draw in friendly against Hungary in Budapest.

2000: February 22 - Kevin Keegan gives him first England start in friendly against Argentina at Wembley. Match ends 0-0 but Heskey is voted man of the match.

February 27 - Wins Worthington Cup with Leicester, beating Tranmere in final.

March 9 - Liverpool agree £11million fee to take him to Anfield.
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