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Superstat Spurs July

May saw us celebrate 50 years since we again set the standard by becoming the first British club to win a European competition when we beat Atletico Madrid 5-1 in the Cup Winners’ Cup Final in Rotterdam.

We take a statistical look at the Spurs players who made footballing history that night in 1963.    

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BILL BROWN 
Position: Goalkeeper.
Born: Arbroath, 8/10/31. 
Height: 6’1”
Weight: 10st. 2lbs.
To Spurs: from Dundee, June, 1959.
Spurs debut: Newcastle United (a) 22/8/59. Won 5-1.
Debut manager: Bill Nicholson.
Tottenham tally: Games: 262.
Died: Ontario, 1/12/04, aged 73.


PETER BAKER 
Position: Right-back. 
Born: Hampstead, 10/12/31.
Height: 5’10”
Weight: 10st. 8lbs.
To Spurs: Home grown, signed professional October, 1952.
Spurs debut: Sunderland (a) 18/4/53. Drew 1-1.
Debut manager: Arthur Rowe.
Tottenham tally: Games: 342. Goals: 3.



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