Talented midfield footballer who played 239 times for Liverpool.
He also played for Bournemouth, Tottenham and Southampton and won 17 England caps.
His best season was 1998-99 when he scored ten goals for Liverpool under manager Gerard Houllier.
The following year he became club captain.
He is now a football analyst with Sky TV.
Has been playing golf for eight years and is a member of Queenwood.
This is his ninth appearance in the Alfred Dunhill Links.
Says making the cut in 2009 with partner Luke Donald and playing in the last group with Rory McIlroy and his father Gerry was a day he will never forget.