Striker who became one of the game's tallest players at 6'7" and played for the English national team from 2005 to 2010. He spent his club career on a number of teams, including two separate stints with Tottenham Hotspur, two seasons with Aston Villa, and three seasons with Liverpool.
He lived in Singapore for a short time during his childhood.
He developed a reputation for doing the robot in celebration after scoring a goal.
He became a father with the birth of his daughter Sophia Ruby on March 14, 2011 and, on June 30 of that same year, he married model Abbey Clancy. They also have a daughter named Liberty and a son named Johnny. They are expecting their fourth child in summer of 2019.
He played alongside fellow forward Wayne Rooney on the English national team from 2005 to 2010.