Goalkeeper who became one of the all-time leaders in appearances in the Premier League and also set the record for most shutouts in Premier League play with 173. He made 214 appearances for Liverpool from 1992 to 1999 and 53 appearances for the English national team from 1997 to 2010. In 2019, he became a contestant on Strictly Come Dancing.
He debuted professionally with Watford in 1988 after spending three years in the club's youth set-up.
In 2014, he became goalkeeper and manager of the Keralta Blasters FC.
He had four children with his ex-wife Tanya before they divorced in 2005.
He and Michael Owen were teammates on the English national team.