23/05/2012 07:08 BST | Updated 23/05/2012 07:09 BST

Emile Heskey Released By Aston Villa After 15 Goals In 111 Appearances (VIDEO)

Emile Heskey has been released by Premier League club Aston Villa after three years with the club. He made his last appearance for the club in the 2-0 defeat at Norwich City on the final day of the 2011/12 campaign.

Signed by Martin O'Neill from Wigan Athletic in January 2009 at a cost of £3.5m, the former Leicester City and Liverpool striker scored a measly 15 goals in 115 appearances for the Villans.

Nelson has however proven to be his undoing, and now the 34-year-old - who has cost £26.5m in transfer fees throughout his career - faces playing for his sixth club potentially.

Relive some classic Heskey footage (no, really, it's full of goals), and on a more comedic scale, how about that step-over and cross against Algeria?