Steve Howey (footballer)
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|Full name||Stephen Norman Howey|
|Date of birth||26 October 1971|
|Place of birth||Sunderland, England|
|Height||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
|2004||New England Revolution||3||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
Stephen Norman "Steve" Howey (born 26 October 1971 in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear) is a former footballer who played for the England national team. At club level, he made more than 300 appearances in the Football League and the Premier League, playing for Newcastle United, Manchester City, Leicester City, Bolton Wanderers and Hartlepool United. He also played briefly for the New England Revolution of Major League Soccer. His main playing position was as a central defender.
A highlight of his time at Manchester City was scoring a late equaliser against rivals Manchester United at Old Trafford, in a game more remembered for the clash between Roy Keane and Alf-Inge Håland.
Howey earned four caps for England and was part of the Euro 96 squad. His brother Lee was also a footballer, principally with Newcastle's rivals Sunderland. Whilst at Newcastle he played in the 1998 FA Cup Final.
Howey had a short, unsuccessful spell as Manager of Crook Town, taking the helm in September 2006 and resigning just two months later after a poor run of results.
Howey now co-presents Total Sport on BBC Newcastle with Marco Gabbiadini and Simon Pryde.
Steve Howey become a coach at East Durham College Football Development Centre in 2007 and become Head Coach in 2010.
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