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Video special: 60-61 squad reunited

Posted on 24 May 2001  - 12:00

Tottenham Hotspur (Spurs) Football Club is located in North London. The club is also known as Spurs. Tottenham's home ground is White Hart Lane. The club motto is Audere est Facere (To dare is to do).

Our legendary double-winning side of 1960-61 &mdash&#59; one of the best club sides ever &mdash&#59; will be re-united in London on Thursday night. <P class=MsoNormal>Forty years after becoming the first side of the modern era to win the coveted league championship and FA Cup in a season, the squad and manager Bill Nicholson meet again at the Tottenham Hotspur Double-Winning Reunion Dinner at the London Marriott Hotel, Grosvenor Square. <P class=MsoNormal>FA Cup Final goalscorer Bobby Smith cannot wait to meet some old pals. <P class=MsoNormal>&ldquo&#59;I&rsquo&#59;m looking forward to meeting Peter Baker (who lives in South Africa), I haven&rsquo&#59;t seen him for 35 years, Les Allen, little Terry Dyson &mdash&#59; I&rsquo&#59;m looking forward to seeing them all really,&rdquo&#59; said Bobby, now 68, top scorer in that double season. <P class=MsoNormal>Winger Cliff Jones added: &ldquo&#59;Peter Baker is coming over from South Africa<SPAN style="mso-spacerun: yes">&nbsp&#59; </SPAN>but unfortunately Bill Brown, the goalkeeper, is living Canada and can&rsquo&#59;t get across but the rest of the boys will be there and it will be great to see them all again. <P class=MsoNormal>&ldquo&#59;We&rsquo&#59;ll no doubt have a few drinks and talks about old times.&rdquo&#59; <P class=MsoNormal>&nbsp&#59;<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /><o:p></o:p>