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Gary Lineker


Gary Winston Lineker OBE was one of English football's top strikers in the 1980s and early 1990s. A unique blend of skill, intelligence and charm, he was venomous up front, an extreme professional, who rarely lost his temper. During his 14 year long professional career, Lineker was never cautioned, let alone sent off - very few footballers have ... See full bio »

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5 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

Known For

Bend It Like Beckham
(2002)
Marvellous
Marvellous Himself
(2014)
LMA Manager 2007
LMA Manager 2007 Himself - Presenter
(2006)
LMA Manager 2006
LMA Manager 2006 Himself - Presenter
(2005)

Filmography

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 2013 The Magnificent Eleven
Tomato
 2011 Phineas and Ferb (TV Series)
Soccer Player #1
- My Fair Goalie (2011) ... Soccer Player #1 (voice)
 2009 Ant & Dec's Christmas Show (TV Movie)
The Penguin (as Gary Lineker OBE)
 2007 Underground Ernie (TV Series)
Ernie
- Summer Breeze (2007) ... Ernie (voice)
 2002 Jeffrey Archer: The Truth (TV Movie)
England manager
 1993 Splitting Heirs
Couple at Restaurant
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
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Show Show Self (131 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (18 credits)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

TV commercial for ACAP (2002) See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Articles | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Lineker | Gary Lineker OBE

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

When you see England pass it's like they've never been introduced to each other. See more »

Trivia:

Played in Japan for Nagoya Grampus Eight. See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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