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Ralph Coates

Ralph Coates

Clubs played for: Burnley, Tottenham Hotspur, Leyton Orient. (1964-1980)

Born: 1946

Birthplace: Hetton-le-Hole

Position: Winger

Biography: Played four times for England and made 214 appearances for Burnley before moving on to White Hart Lane, in 1971. Ran a catering business in Hertfordshire, and occasionally turned out for charity soccer matches. In later years he worked as a match day host for Tottenham Hotspurs. He suffered a series of strokes in December 2010 & sadly died on 17th December 2010 aged 64.

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Coates, Ralph I think he also ran a small newsagents kiosk in Euston Station. By the underground escalators back in the 80s
13-02-19 Barry

Coates, Ralph Was a fan of his in the 70s

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