Spurs and Southampton legend Martin Chivers joins us on the podcast. Among the topics discussed are: His new autobiography His current hospitality work with Spurs His thoughts on Spurs potential new stadium What it took get noticed by Southampton Did the move to White Hart Lane help his prospects for making Alf Ramsey’s England squad. His amazing comeback from injury in the 1969-70 season. The many facets of his relationship with Bill Nicholson His time playing in the Swiss League Much much more!
Spurs and Southampton legend Martin Chivers joins us on the podcast. Among the topics discussed are:
- His new autobiography
- His current hospitality work with Spurs
- His thoughts on Spurs potential new stadium
- What it took get noticed by Southampton
- Did the move to White Hart Lane help his prospects for making Alf Ramsey’s England squad?
- The pride of wearing the England shirt
- His amazing comeback from injury in the 1969-70 season.
- The many facets of his relationship with Bill Nicholson
- The shame of Spurs fans on that black UEFA Cup day in the Netherlands
- His time playing in the Swiss League
- Much much more!
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