The craziness of Paul Gascoigne in 15 unique photos
Paul Gascoigne has and always will be one of the biggest characters to have ever pulled on and England shirt.
In his prime, he was one of the most gifted players this country has produced and one who was unique in the way he could control a game.
Gazza’s off-field antics made endeared him to the public as the nation’s sweetheart throughout his career, but since then his battle with alcoholism has plagued him greatly.
Nevertheless, he is an incredibly memorable personality and one who, whether for better or worse, will always have a place in the hearts of many Three Lions fans.
His jovial nature was a reputation he carved for himself and this gallery takes a look back at some of Gazza’s legendary photos, focusing on ones that you may not have seen before.
And we start where it all began for the Geordie teenager. Aged just 17 he was already lifting a trophy for the north East club.
Joe Allon and Paul Gascoigne holding the FA Youth Cup after they successfully won the trophy with Newcastle United.
11th May 1985.