Howellsy so impressed with Scott
David Howells paid tribute to Scott Parker after the midfielder’s performances for Spurs and now England at Euro 2012.
Scott completed an outstanding first season at Spurs in 2011-12, helping the team to fourth in the Premier League and the semi-finals of the FA Cup.
He made an immediate impact after arriving on transfer deadline day - reflected in being voted Player of the Month by fans in his first three months at the club.
His performances earned a call into Roy Hodgson’s squad for the European Championships - his first major tournament - and he picked up where he left off for us in England’s opening 1-1 draw against France.
“Scott’s a fantastic player and a top, top man as well,” said David, who played 335 times for us in all competiton and won the FA Cup in 1991.
“He carries himself with great presence and dignity in everything he does.
"He couldn’t have given any more for England against France and that typified his performances for Tottenham all season.
“He will always give everything.”
David is in preparation for the London 10K on Sunday, July 8, where he’ll run for our official charity partner, SOS Children.
And the world’s largest charity for orphaned and abandoned children have still another seven places available for Spurs fans to run alongside ‘Howellsy’ on what will be a memorable occasion for those involved.
To secure your place to run for SOS Children alongside David Howells, all you need to do is send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org requesting a registration form. Once we have received your completed registration form and payment (£35) you will be automatically entered into the race – but don’t waste time as those seven places are up for grabs on a first-come-first served basis.