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Martin Chivers

Martin Chivers

Clubs played for: Southampton,Tottenham Hotspur,Norwich City & Brighton & Hove Albion.

Born: 1945

Birthplace: Southampton

Position: Forward

Biography: A striker he played in the Football League between 1962-80. During his time with Southampton he scored 106 goals in 190 appearances for them. He then went to Tottenham Hotspur where he scored 174 goals in 367 appearances for them between 1968-76. He is third in their list of all time goalscorers and the leading goalscorer for them in European competitions. He also played 24 times for England between 1971-73 scoring 13 goals. After his playing career finished he ran the Brookmans Park Hotel in Hertfordshire. He also worked for BBC Radio. He is now a matchday host at Tottenham Hotspur and also does speaking engagements. He released his autobiography 'Big Chiv - My Goals in Life' in 2009.




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