BBC Sport - Alan Shearer pays tribute to 'his great friend' Freddy Shepherd

Shearer pays tribute to Shepherd

Alan Shearer pays tribute to former Newcastle United chairman Freddy Shepherd, who has died at the age of 75.

Shepherd played a key role in signing Shearer from Blackburn for a then world record fee of £15m.

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