# gary-speed - Yesterday’s News
'When you're lying in that bed in Dún Laoghaire, it's easy to think it's all over but it's far from it'
Twelve years after he was left paralysed, Westmeath para-cycling Declan Slevin recounts the journey which has taken him to the Paralympic Games.
# gary-speed - Wednesday 6 July, 2016
The Dragons captain and boss Chris Coleman paid tribute to the nation’s former boss.
# gary-speed - Saturday 17 October, 2015
“We haven’t got any answers about Gary’s death, and we probably never will, but as a family we know that Console are always there and only a phone call away.”
# gary-speed - Tuesday 10 February, 2015
At his lowest ebb, Liam Coyle said he considered taking his own life.
# gary-speed - Sunday 2 June, 2013
The Welsh player recalls that infamous golf club incident and his problems with Alan Shearer.
# gary-speed - Monday 30 January, 2012
An inquest into Gary Speed’s death recorded a narrative verdict at Warrington Coroner’s Court today.
# gary-speed - Saturday 21 January, 2012
Our sports stars may seem like superheroes, but they’re just as fragile as you and I, writes sports psychologist Tadhg MacIntyre.
# gary-speed - Thursday 19 January, 2012
Bittersweet day for Coleman as FAW chiefs wrap up ‘tough process’.
# gary-speed - Wednesday 18 January, 2012
Chris Coleman likely to be unveiled as national team manager, at press conference tomorrow.
# gary-speed - Wednesday 4 January, 2012
Wales will pay tribute to the former manager with a game against Costa Rica on 29 February.
# gary-speed - Sunday 1 January, 2012
Thought-provoking, moving, controversial: Our pick of the top ten Read Mes from 2011.
# gary-speed - Saturday 31 December, 2011
Ireland’s qualification for Euro 2012 and the death of Gary Speed dominated the November headlines…
# gary-speed - Monday 26 December, 2011
If you’ve already ploughed through yesterday’s sportswriting feast, here’s a second helping. We don’t do leftovers around here.
# gary-speed - Wednesday 21 December, 2011
Gary Speed’s Wales side are confirmed as the year’s biggest climbers as they reach the top 50 in latest world rankings.
# gary-speed - Monday 12 December, 2011
The Sunderland director hit out at the perceived lack assistance players get from the Professional Footballers’ Association but has since had a visit from its chief executive.
# gary-speed - Sunday 11 December, 2011
Every week we flick back through some of our favourite writing from newspapers, blogs and bathroom walls.
# gary-speed - Tuesday 6 December, 2011
Former Premier League star’s widow asks for privacy as funeral to be private affair.
# gary-speed - Saturday 3 December, 2011
A selection of the most striking images taken at league grounds across Britain on Saturday.
After the Welsh football manager’s suicide shocked the world, Francis Bowden describes the twisted logic of depression – and his own suicide attempt.
# gary-speed - Friday 2 December, 2011
Kelly Jones sings the Andy Williams song so beloved by Wales football times in Speed’s heyday.
# gary-speed - Thursday 1 December, 2011
Every week we trawl through YouTube comments so you don’t have to. This week round-up feature extra goalkeeping play-acting.
# gary-speed - Wednesday 30 November, 2011
Newcastle United and Leeds plan to remember their former player on Saturday while the Millennium Stadium will also observe a minute’s silence.
Up to 4,000 playing members and around 50,000 former pros will receive the advice pack in the wake of Gary Speed’s death, association chief says.
# gary-speed - Tuesday 29 November, 2011
The defender has praised his Ireland teammate for his exemplary performance on Sunday.
Coroner asks for the privacy of Wales manager’s family to be respected.
Mental health is still a taboo issue in sport, but the problem isn’t so much the athletes themselves as our own misplaced expectations of them, writes Conor Nagle.
Trap’s staying, Kimi’s back and the NFL could be on its way – what a morning! Here’s all the news you need to know.
# gary-speed - Monday 28 November, 2011
Catch up on the day’s biggest stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed….
Several of the player’s friends, colleagues and fans and have spoken fondly of the star in the aftermath of his death.
Former Ireland forward says he battled mental health issues while a professional footballer but kept it to himself.
“He was so popular, so friendly and I never heard a bad word about him. A real light has gone out in the football world.”
# gary-speed - Sunday 27 November, 2011
In tonight’s Fix: Budget pain for motorists; shock at the death of Wales manager Gary Speed; David Drumm breaks his silence; and you won’t believe how much the IMF is considering giving Italy…
Football was stunned to hear of the death of Wales boss Gary Speed on Sunday, news that was confirmed by the Welsh FA.
# gary-speed - Tuesday 8 February, 2011
It wasn’t vintage football. In fact, at times it was hardly entertaining. We bring you a round-up of the night’s main talking points so that you don’t have to sit through the highlights.
# gary-speed - Monday 7 February, 2011
Clark and Coleman both handed first international starts by Giovanni Trapattoni while Wigan’s James McCarthy is conspicuous by his absence.