Book of condolence opened for Speed

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The Football Association of Wales (FAW) have opened a book of condolence after being inundated with messages of support following the death of manager Gary Speed.

Speed died at his home on the outskirts of Chester on Sunday morning, with sources confirming he was found hanged, and Cheshire Police have since confirmed that the inquest into his death will be opened at Warrington Coroner's Court on Tuesday at 3pm.

Tributes have poured in for the former Leeds, Everton, Newcastle, Bolton and Sheffield United midfielder and fans will be able to go to the FAW headquarters in Cardiff to leave their tributes.

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