In 1998 Lee was a 21 year old midfielder for Leeds United.
He was voted Leeds player of the year by supporters in both 1998 and 1999.
Lee stayed at Leeds United until 2003. He continued his successful playing career at West Ham, Newcastle United, Birmingham City and Ipswich Town.
He also played International football for the England national team.
In 2018 he started his football managerial career at Charlton Athletic moving to Birmingham City in 2021
Lee is married to Gemma and the couple have 14 year old twins
a daughter and son Amelie and Charlie
pictured here a few years ago
Lee is a keen carp fisherman. He owns a successful fishing business, a stunning lake with guest accommodation Etang de Bows in the Champagne-Ardennes region of France.