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Flashback with Phil Beal

Versatile defender Phil Beal was born in Godstone, Surrey, and joined us as an amateur in May, 1960, turning professional in January, 1962. He played for us for 13 seasons and was a key component of the Spurs teams that won the League Cup in 1971 and 1973 and the UEFA Cup in 1972.

flashback-1-september What was your pre-match meal?

Grilled chicken, toast and a cup of tea.

What current player would you have liked to have played alongside?
John Terry because he plays with a passion which I think is lacking in some of today’s players.

What player of your era is worth £30 million today?
There are several who would be priceless in today’s market including Jimmy Greaves, George Best and Bobby Moore.

 



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