United Legends - Dwight Yorke
Name - Dwight Eversley Yorke
Date of Birth - 3rd November 1971
Place of Birth - Canaan, Tobago, Trinidad and Tobago
Youth career -
1988-1989 - Signal Hill Comprehensive School
Senior career -
1989-1998 - Aston Villa
1998-2002 - Manchester United
2002-2004 - Blackburn Rovers
2004-2005 - Birmingham City
2005-2006 - Sydney FC
2006-2009 - Sunderland
2009-2010 - Tobago United
International Career -
1989-2002 - Trinidad and Tobago
Interesting Facts -
1 - Yorke holds the record for the amount of different World Cup participations, along with Pat Jennings and Russell Latapy.
2 - Yorke was nicknamed the Smiling Assassin, due to his constant smile and goal scoring abilities.
3 - Yorke transferred to Manchester United for a fee of £12.6 million in August 1998.
4 - Yorke finished his first season with United as the league`s top goal-scorer, scoring 18 goals.
5 - Yorke received 72 caps during his national career, scoring a total of 26 goals also.