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Nigel's season summary: After completing the League and F.A. Cup double in 1960/61 Tottenham had a run of great success, always finishing in the top 8 in the League up to and including 1968/69 when they finished 6th. In the 1970s they enjoyed less success, culminating in relegation to Division Two in 1976/77.
271. Philip Beal 272. Dennis Bond 273. Martin Chivers 274. Mike England 275. Alan Gilzean
Long-term Tottenham player from 1962 to 1975, with 330 league appearances before a transfer to Brighton. See also: www.mehstg.com/beal2 Joined Spurs from Watford in 1967. Managed only 20 league appearances in 3/5 years before a move to Charlton in October 1970. Returned to Watford in 1973. See also:
www.mehstg.com/bond
Super striker who joined Spurs in 1968 for 125,000 after 173 appearances with Southampton. Played over 250 times for Tottenham before heading to Norwich in 1978. Welshman who played over 150 times for Blackburn before a 1966 move to Tottenham. Defended the ranks at Spurs in 300 league appearances. See also:
www.mehstg.com/englandm
Scotsman who joined Tottenham from Dundee in 1964 for 72,500. Made 335 league appearances for Tottenham, scoring 93 goals in a career lasting until 1973.
276. Jimmy Greaves 277. Pat Jennings 278. Cliff Jones 279. Joe Kinnear 280. Cyril Knowles

 

 

 

 

RIP 31/08/1991

Football great who began with Chelsea in 1958, then transferred to Milan for a difficult stay. Moved to Spurs in 1961 for a fee of 99,999. Scored 220 goals in 321 league games for Tottenham. See also: www.mehstg.com/reeljgre Another Tottenham legend, Jennings signed from Watford in 1964. He stayed at Spurs for 472 league appearances until a 1977 transfer to Arsenal where he then made another 237 league appearances. See also: www.mehstg.com/reelpjen Speedy winger who began playing with Swansea in 1952, then transferred to Tottenham in 1955. Made 314 league appearances before a transfer to Fulham in October 1968. Part of the Kinnear-Knowles pairing, signed professional in 1965. Made 189 league appearances in 10 years before a transfer to Brighton. See also: www.mehstg.com/kinnear Brilliant full-back signed from Middlesbrough in 1964 for 45,000. Made 400 league appearances for Tottenham in a career lasting until 1975. See also: www.mehstg.com/knowles
281. Dave Mackay 282. Alan Mullery 283. Jimmy Robertson 284. Terry Venables 285. Tony Want
Tough Scotsman signed from Hearts in 1959. Made 268 league appearances for Spurs before moving to Derby County in July 1968. Moved to Swindon as player-manager, then back to Derby as manager. Fulham career from 1958 to 1963 before a move to Tottenham. Made 312 league appearances for Spurs before returning to Fulham in 1972. Totaled over 670 league appearances in a splendid career. Joined Tottenham from St.Mirren in 1964 for 23,000. Moved to Arsenal in October 1968, then to Ipswich, Stoke, Walsall and Crewe. See also: www.mehstg.com/jrobertson One of the game's great characters who began with Chelsea in 1960 before joining Spurs in May 1966 for a 80,000 fee. Moved on to QPR in June 1969, then to Crystal Palace in 1974. Made only 46 league appearances for Spurs between 1967 and 1972. Moved to Birmingham City where he enjoyed more success (apart from the broken leg). Played in the U.S. in 1975.

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