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Spurs Quiz: Team Of Tottenham Players From Ireland

The Spurs quiz on Tottenham players from Ireland – Spurs players who have played for Northern Ireland or the Republic of Ireland at full international level. You will be able to name immediately some legendary Spurs players who represented their country.

I will give you the initials of 11 Tottenham players from Ireland for you to identify. There will be a question about each of the players and the answers can be found at the link after the question.

Quiz: Team  of Tottenham Players From Ireland


1.  Against which team did this legendary goalkeeper make his last League appearance for Tottenham?  Answer


2.  This full-back was the youngest player in the 1967 FA Cup Final. Injury to which player gave him his chance of a place in the Cup-winning team?  Answer


3.  On leaving Tottenham which club did this central defender join?  Answer

C D: S K

4.  This full-back came through the Tottenham youth system. He made over 30 appearances for Spurs but lack of opportunity saw him transferred to which club?  Answer


5.  In a memorable north London derby in 1983, this full-back scored 2 goals. Who scored the other goals for Spurs that day?  Answer


6.  The young Northern Ireland midfielder came through Spurs’ youth system and replaced which legendary Scottish international in the Tottenham team?  Answer


7.  With which Irish League club did Tottenham’s inspirational captain start his footballing career?  Answer


8.  From which team did Tottenham sign this midfielder?  Answer

L M: T G

9.  This left winger was a product of non-League football. From which club did Tottenham sign him?  Answer

S. R K

10.  The Ireland striker is the leading goalscorer for his country and also holds the record for appearances. He is 10th on the Tottenham all-time goalscoring list. How many goals did he score for Spurs?  (i) 122 (ii) 123 (iii) 124  Answer

S: G A

11.  The Northern Ireland striker joined Tottenham from an Irish League team and after 5 years was transferred to another English club. From which team did Spurs sign him and who did he join on leaving White Hart Lane?  Answer

Subs: Stephen Carr, Jimmy Holmes, Paul McVeigh, Gerard McMahon, Johnny Gavin


The answers can be found at the links in the question.

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