A page dedicated to those who served their time in the lilywhite shirts of Tottenham Hotspur, but have now moved on to better (?) things.

These are the last known occupations of those ex-Spurs players we could track down or the dates that they passed away.

MEHSTG does not have any contact details for the players listed.

Players in alphabetical order


For players L-Z, click here.



Jack Acquroff Died 1987
Terry Adams Takeley
Emmanuel Adebayor Olimpia Asuncion (Paraguay)
Clark Akers Cheshunt
Daniel Akindayini Margate
Milija Aleksic Died in Johannesburg, South Africa 17th October 2012
Stan Alexander Died 1961
Clive Allen TV Pundit
Joe Allen Died 1978
Les Allen Retired; former Model Maker
Paul Allen Worked in the PFA London office on the Delegate Liaison Committee; Spurs match-day host
Rory Allen Retired from the game in 2000 after walking out on Portsmouth to watch England play cricket in Australia; now a Civil Servant
Ben Alnwick Bolton Wanderers
Wally Alsford Died 1968
Glen Alzipiedi Canvey Island Manager
Luke Amos Queens Park Rangers
Ijah Anderson Retired; last played for Bromley in 2008
Darren Anderton Retired from playing December 2008; Spurs match-day host
Lee Angol Leyton Orient
Mark Arber Retired 2014
Jordan Archer Fulham
Leon Archer Boreham Wood
Steve Archibald Former Owner/Manager of Airdrieonians; Spanish property businessman and player's agent; co-commentator on Barça Radio
Troy Archibald-Henville Spurs Academy Coach
Osvaldo Ardiles Sacked as manager of Cerro Porteno (Paraguay); Spurs ambassador.
Chris Armstrong Retired
Gerry Armstrong Sky TV's Spanish Football Analyst
Benoit Assou-Ekotto Unattached - Released by Metz (France)
Thimothee Atouba Ajax (Holland)
Jamie Atwell Torquay United
Dean Austin Sacked as Manager - Northampton Town  (October 2018)
Percy Austin Died 1961
Espen Baardsen

Quit the game in summer 2003 to travel the world for a year.  Now a financial analyst for a hedge fund in London.

George Badenoch Died 1915
Eddie Baily Died October 2010
Dagui Bakari Retired
Peter Baker Died on 27.01.2016
Gareth Bale Real Madrid (Spain)
Dominic Ball Queens Park Rangers
Chris Bangura Wingate & Finchley
Jimmy Banks Died 1942
Kingsley Banks Retired from Heybridge Swifts in 2004
Bill Bann Died 1973
Andy Barcham AFC Wimbledon
Lee Barnard Maldon & Tiptree
Nick Barmby Former manager of Hull City
John Barnes TV pundit
Jack Barthram Haringey Borough
Ken Barton Died 1982 
Sebastien Bassong Volos (Greece)
Jimmy Bauchop Died 1948
Luke Bauckham Billericay Town
Peter Beadle Manager - Barnet
Phil Beal Matchday host at White Hart Lane
Dave Beasant Released by Reading as Goalkeeping Coach  2018
Leon Bell Unattached - left Cambridge City
Sam Bell Died 1982
Walter Bellamy Died 1978
Les Bennett Died 1999
Keanan Bennetts Borussia Monchengladbach (Germany)
Darren Bent Retired  2019
Nabil Bentaleb Schalke 04 (Germany)
David Bentley Retired 2014.  Runs restaurants in Chigwell, Essex and in Marbella, Spain
Dimitar Berbatov Retied September 2019
Yuri Berchiche Athletic Bilbao (Spain)
Gudni Bergsson Working as a lawyer for an Icelandic bank; scouting there for Bolton Wanderers
Narada Bernard St. Albans City
Nicola Berti Retired 2002
Kevin Bignell Living in Norfolk; working as a sales manager.
Tommy Bing Died May 2015
Luis Binks Montreal Impact (Canada)
Eddie Birnie Died 1935
Andre Blackman Southend United
Danny Blanchflower Died 1993
John Blair Died 1972
Anton Blackwood St. Albans City
Herbert Blake Died 1958
Joe Blake Died 1931
Jonathan Blondel Retired from playing at Club Brugge (Belgium) in 2013.
Bert Bliss Died 1968
'Kevin' Qu Bo Tianjin Teda (China)
Kevin Prince Boateng Besiktas (Turkey) on loan from Fiorentina (Italy)
Len Bolan Died 1973
Kevin Bond Sacked as Southend United manager - September 2019
Andy Booth Retired from football May 2009
Wesley Borghys Enfield
Diego Bortolozzo SV Lippstadt 08 (Germany)  2010
John Bostock Toulouse (France)
Ben Bowditch Bishops Stortford
Mark Bowen Appointed as Reading Manager - October 2019
Ernest Bowering Died 1961
Tom Bradshaw Died 1899
Garry Brady Released by Brechin City in summer 2006
Alan Brazil Director of Football at Slough Town; TalkSport Radio Broadcaster
Robert Brace Works for Mercedes in Koblenz (Germany); coaches local side TuS Immendorf
Martin Brennan Dagenham and Redbridge
Charlie Brittan Died 1949
Garry Brooke Ran his own soccer schools and had a Sports shop in Muswell Hill; Statistics recorder for the PFA/Press Association
Johnny Brooks Died 7th June 2016
Shaun Brooks Head of youth team football at AFC Bournemouth
Bill Brown Died 2004
Jimmy Brown Died 1994
Laurie Brown Died 1998
Michael Brown Sacked as manager of Port Vale September 2017; football pundit
Simon Brown Cambridge United
Vic Buckingham Died 1995
Walter Bull Died 1952
Goran Bunjevcevic Died June 2018
Ray Bunkell Died March 2000
James Bunn Grays Athletic
Mark Bunn Released by Aston Villa  Summer 2019
Rob Burch Fulham goalkeeper coach
Ron Burgess Died 2005
Archie Burgon Died 1994
Andrew Burke Bristol City
Keith Burkinshaw Retired - Formerly assistant manager at Watford
Lycurgus Burrows Died 1952
John Burton Died 1949
Ollie Burton Died 1929
Calum Butcher Mansfield Town
Lee Butcher Tilbury
Jamie Butler Sutton United
Guy Butters Assistant Manager at Eastleigh until 2014
David Button West Bromwich Albion
David Byrne Former Head of Coaching and youth team manager at Yeovil Town until 2016
Nathan Byrne Derby County
Tommy Cable Died 1986
Victor Zapata Caciedo Welling United
Colin Calderwood Manager Cambridge United
Dean Calcutt Unknown
Titi Camara Guinea Sports Minister
Fraizer Campbell Huddersfield Town
Sol Campbell Manager Macclesfield Town
John Cameron Died 1935
Jimmy Cantrell Died 1960
Mel Capleton Personal trainer; coaches children in South-West London
Etienne Capoue Watford
Stephen Carr Retired from football 2013
Michael Carrick Manchester United coach
Tom Carroll Queens Park Rangers
Darren Caskey Dismissed as Football Consultant at York City in 2017
Sid Castle Died 1978
Steven Caulker Alanyspor (Turkey)
Cristian Ceballos Al-Wakrah (Qatar)
Radek Cerny Retired 2014
Nacer Chadli On loan at Anderlecht (Belgium) from AS Monaco (France)
Fred Channell Died 1976
John Chaplin Died 1952
Herbert Chapman Died 1934
John Cheesewright Eton Manor
John Chiedozie Ran a children's soft play equipment hire company in Hampshire. 
Pascal Chimbonda Ashton Town
Jimmy Chipperfield Died 1966
Vlad Chiriches Sassuolo (Italy)
Jack Chisholm Died 1977
Martin Chivers Match-day host at THFC
Terry Churchill Running own freight forwarding company in the Middle East
John Clancy Living in Yeovil, Somerset
Nico Claesen Manager - Patro Eisden Maasmechelen (Belgium)
Jamie Clapham Technical Coach - Middlesbrough
Harry Clarke Died 2000
Ray Clarke Head Scout with Blackburn Rovers
George Clawley Died 1920
Tom Clay Died 1949
Ray Clemence Retired as member of Team England staff November 2013
Stephen Clemence Coach at Newcastle United
Simon Clist Released by Hereford United 2013
Shaun Close Former publican of "The George" in Hoddesdon; Organiser of the S.O.B.S Golf Society
Ralph Coates Died December 2010
Allan Cockram Firefighter in West London
Robert Codner Retired from playing; now a Football agent
James Cole Takeley
Owen Coll Old Ignatians Football Club (Enfield) of the Amateur Football Combination
Peter Collins Property Developer in Spain
Tom Collins Died 1929
Alfie Conn Ran a bar in Scotland
Billy Cook Died 1980
Bobby Cook Died 1997
Richard Cooke London taxi driver
David Copeland Died 1931
Ernie Coquet Died 1946
Vedran Corluka Lokomotiv Moscow (Russia)
Souleymane Coulibaly Étoile Sportive du Sahel (Tunisia)
Shaquile Couthirst Barnet
Freddie Cox Died 1973
Sam Cox Wealdstone
Ellis Crompton Died 1953
Sid Crowl Died 1971
Ian Crook Assistant manager at Western Sydney wanderers (Australia)
Garth Crooks Football Reporter & current affairs commentator for BBC TV & Chairman of the Grass Roots Advisory Group to the Football Foundation.
Roger Cross Appointed Head of Recruitment at Southend United in 2018
Peter Crouch Retired from football - 2019
Carlo Cudicini Chelsea Loan Player Technical Coach
Joe Cullen Died 1905
David Culverhouse Heybridge Swifts 
Ian Culverhouse Sacked as Aston Villa assistant manager in May 2014
Jason Cundy Coaching Chelsea Under-12s; TalkSport Radio presenter
John Cutbush Living in Doncaster and working as a compound operative at BMW's distribution centre just outside Thorne, East Yorkshire
Barry Daines Managed a supermarket in Essex
Kenny Dalglish Sacked as manager of Liverpool
Stephane Dalmat Retired 2012
Charlie Daniels Bournemouth
Hung Dang Retired 1994
Ross Darcy Bohemians (Republic of Ireland)
Jabez Darnell Died 1950
Calum Davenport First team coach and player at Wooton Blue Cross
Edgar Davids Retired; member of the supervisory board at Ajax
Darren Davies Forest Green Rovers
Simon Davies Released by Fulham June 2013
Willie Davies Died 1953
Sean Davis Working in the youth backroom staff at Fulham
Chris Day Goalkeeping coach - Northampton Town
Simon Dawkins Released by Ipswich Town 2019
Michael Dawson Nottingham Forest
Del Deanus Died 14.11.2012
Kevin Dearden Goalkeeping coach and Head Scout at Leyton Orient; Starred in Sky TV's football soap opera "Dream Team"
Rodrigo Defendi Aves (Portugal)
Jermain Defoe Glasgow Rangers
Clint Dempsey Retired 29.08.2018
Dorian Dervite Charleroi (Belgium)
Ally Dick Working for newspaper distributor in Edinburgh
Spase Dilevski Campbelltown City (Australia) 2018
Mike Dillon Owned Post Office in Moulton, Cambridgeshire
John Dinzeyi Arsenal
Jimmy Dimmock Died 1973
Ted Ditchburn Died 2005
Ronnie Dix Died 1998
Kerry Dixon Former manager at Hitchin Town; TV pundit
Terry Dixon Walthamstow FC; works night-time for a tunnelling company
Ricky Dobson Redbridge FC
Gary Doherty Retired
Laste Dombaxe Maldon & Tiptree
Jose Dominguez Manager at Recreativo de Huelva (Spain)  2015
James Dormer AFC Hornchurch
Giovani dos Santos Club America (Mexico)
Jason Dozzell Manager - Leiston (Ridgeons League, Premier Division)  2007
Frank Drabble Died 1964
Mickey Dulin Retired and lives in Hertford.
Ilie Dumitrescu Left his position as coach of FC Steaua Bucharesti (Romania) 2010
Andy Duncan Died 1983
Dylan Duncan Queens Park Rangers
John Duncan Football Analyst on Eurosport; member of the FA Video Review Advisory Panel; Working for the Football League Managers Association; Manager Loughborough University in the Midland Combination League until 2011
Len Duquemin Died 2003
Gordon Durie Formerly assistant manager at East Fife
Scott Olumide Durojaiye Woking
Terry Dyson Works part-time for the Football Association, assessing schoolboy matches; lives in Middlesex
John Eadon Died 1961
Wally Eames Died 1941
Justin Edinburgh Died in Essex, 7th June 2019
Erik Edman Helsingborgs (Sweden)  2013
Andy Edmonds Ware
Marcus Edwards Vitoria (Portugal)
Matthew Edwards Egham Town
Bill Edrich Died 1986
Ugo Ehiogu Died 2017
Coskun Ekim Corinthian Casuals
Josh Ekim Bishops Stortford
Anthony Elding Grimsby Town
Mounir El Hamdaoui Fiorentina (Italy)
Jack Elkes Died 1972
Bert Elkin Died 1962
Ross Embleton Interim manager at Leyton Orient
Mike England Retired; previously ran Welsh residential homes.
Harry Erentz Died 1947
Matthew Etherington Retired from playing
Albert Evans Died 1969
Ray Evans Boys Under-18 coach and Technical Director at Three Rivers Soccer Club, Washington, USA.
Willy Evans Died 1976
Nicky Eyre Retired from playing at Chelmsford City in October 2014
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Chris Fairclough On coaching staff at Nottingham Forest
Mark Falco Coaching Tottenham Under-11's; owns building company; match-day host at THFC
Yago Falque Torino (Italy)
Brian Farley Died 1962
Bill Felton Died 1977
Neale Fenn Manager of Cork City (Republic of Ireland)  2019
Terry Fenwick Coach of San Juan Jabloteh (Trinidad & Tobago)
Les Ferdinand Retired; Television pundit; forwards coach at THFC
Steven Ferguson Tooting & Mitcham United
Tom Fitchie Died 1947
Ross Fitzsimons Harrow Borough
Mike Flanagan Builds and fits swimming pools; Formerly Assistant Manager - Margate
Joe Fleming Retired and living in the Algarve, Portugal.
Jim Fleming Died 1917
Kenny Flint Died 21st May 2010
Theo Foley Coaching Greenwich Borough
Tommy Forecast Unattached - Released by Southampton
George Foreman Died 1969
Matt Forster Died 1976
Clayton Fortune Aldershot Town
Quinton Fortune Training with Manchester United while working on his coaching badges (2012)
Danny Foster Wycombe Wanderers
Ruel Fox Personal fitness coach with Ipswich Borough Council; Chairman of Whitton United
Gerry Francis Former manager of Bristol Rovers; investor in West End musical "125th Street"; TV and radio pundit; Advisor at West Bromwich Albion FC
Zaine Francis-Angol Accrington Stanley 2019
Kyle Fraser-Allen Redbridge 2010
Ryan Fredericks West Ham United
Brad Friedel Head Coach of New England Revolution; Spurs Official Ambassador to North America
Niklas Freund SV Empor Berlin (Germany)
Steffen Freund Football pundit
Zeki Fryers Swindon Town
Lee Fulling Barking
Marton Fulop Died November 2015
Peter Gain Released by Dagenham & Redbridge 2012
David Galbraith Arlesey Town 2012
Gianfranco Galifuoco Central Coast Mariners (Australia)
William Gallas Retired 2014
Randolph Galloway Died 1964
Tony Galvin Formerly lecturer at the College of North-West London; Works for the Learning and Skills Council and coaches Buntingford Town
Anthony Gardner Released by Sheffield Wednesday 2014
Lee Gardner Bristol City
Peter Garland Sacked as manager of Greenwich Borough in 2006; formerly of Dulwich Hamlet
Len Garwood Died 1979
Paul Gascoigne Retired
Johnny Gavin Died 20.09.2007
Hossam Ghaly Retired 2018
John George Died 1931
Eddie Gibbins Died 07.08.2011
Roger Gibbins Assistant manager at Cwmbran Town
Terry Gibson Also sold bikes with club crests on at North Weald Market, Essex.
Sky TV Spanish football analyser.
Patrick Gilhooley Died 1907
Alan Gilzean Died July 2018
Ian Gilzean Manager of Carnoustie Panmure (Scotland)
David Ginola Ran a retreat for celebrities in Wiltshire; Actor - "Over the Rainbow" (Southend Cliffs Pavilion); Holby City (BBC); "Rosbeef" (Film); Has a vineyard in France; Has an interest in a TV channel coaching football called "Footschool"
Cy Goddard Benevento (Italy)
Tomas Gomelt Crotone (Italy)
Heurelho Gomes Watford
Bert Goodman Died 1959
John Gorman Retired
Eddie Gormley Manager of Cabinteely (Republic of  Ireland)
Albert Gosnell Died 1972
Richard Gough Football pundit, living in the USA
Mark Gower Released by Charlton Athletic 2014
George Graham TV pundit
Warren Gravette Retired 2014
Andy Gray Manager of Sierra Leone 2006
Matthew Gray Manager of Sutton United
Phil Gray Stotfold 2005
Jimmy Greaves Retired
Steve Grenfell Tottenham Hotspur Academy Under-11 coach and co-ordinates the Football in the Community
Frank Grice Died 1988
Fred Griffiths Died 1917
Reo Griffiths Olympique Lyonnais (France)
Arthur Grimsdell Died 1963
Frode Grodas Goalkeeping coach for Norway national team.
Presents a talent programme called "Keeper" looking for young Norwegian goalkeepers
Christian Gross Sacked as Zamalek (Egypt) Manager June 2019
Eidur Gudjohnsen Assistant manager of the Iceland Under-21 team
Chris Gunter Reading
Peter Guthrie Blucher Social (Newcastle Sunday League team)
Luke Guttridge Released by Northampton Town (12.05.10)
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Warren Hackett Caretaker Manager - Dagenham & Redbridge 2015
Alan Hall Died 1983
Albert (AE) Hall Died 1998
Almer Hall Died 1994
Fred Hall Died 1989
George Hall Died 1967
Grant Hall Queens Park Rangers
Emil Hallfredsson Udinese (Italy)
Charlie Handley Died 1957
Dan Harding Boreham Wood; formerly Hemel Hempstead Town, Cheshunt, Ware, Hemel Hempstead, Arlesey Town, Berkhamsted Town.
George Hardy Died 1947
Harry Hargreaves Died 1979
Tommy Harmer Died 2007
Ted Harper Died 1959
Shayon Harrison Almere City (Holland)
Frank Hartley Died 1965
Ronny Hawkins Cardiff City 2014
Charlie Hayford Bedford Town
Micky Hazard Taxi driver; Spurs Match-day host
Danny Heale Left post as manager of Canvey Island 2018 because of work commitments
Foster Hedley Died 1983
Richard Heller Mile End Park Rangers
Ian Hendon Assistant manager at Ebbsfleet United
John Hendry Working in business development for a communications company in Scotland
Ron Henry Died 27.12.2014
Ronnie Henry Billericay Town
Edwin Herod Died 1973
Chris Herron Worldskills UK Education and Competition Skills manager
Charlie Hewitt Died 1966
David Hicks Cheshunt
Danny Hill Billericay Town; part time plumber
Ricky Hill Returned to England after coaching in Trinidad & Tobago
Ian Hillier Newport County
Johnnie Hills After becoming a PE teacher, now retired and living in Brussells
Bill Hinton Died 1976
Lars Hirschfeld KFUM (Norway)
Arthur Hitchens Died 1975
Glenn Hoddle Operating a soccer school for released Premier League players based in Bisham Abbey with a link-up with Hyde FC; Coached QPR First team for short while in 2015; TV pundit
Steve Hodge Media pundit in Midlands area and on TalkSport.  Also coach at Notts. County Academy (Under-14's)
Lee Hodges Manager at Truro City
Bert Hodgkinson Died 1974
Phil Holder Assistant Manager Shizimu S-Pulse (Japan)
Pat Holland Scout at Arsenal
John Hollowbread Died 07.12.2007
Jimmy Holmes Retired from the Police in the Midlands
Lewis Holtby Blackburn Rovers
Percy Hooper Died 1997
Mel Hopkins Died October 2010
Bob Houston Died 1954
Stewart Houston Released by Walsall as first team coach
Scott Houghton Arlesey Town manager and also a Cambridgeshire policeman
Les Howe Died 1999
Greg Howell Enfield FC
David Howells Director of Football at Guildford City FC; Director of Football at Charterhouse School; Director of  Primary Sporting Development promoting better standards of physical education in schools
Gareth Howells Havant & Waterlooville
Roger Hoy
Died November 2018
Tom Huddlestone Derby County
Archie Hughes Died 1992
Mark Hughes (mdfld) Player Coach at Bishops Stortford
Mark Hughes (gk) Working in IT and running his own events website
Chris Hughton Brighton & Hove Albion manager
Cian Hughton Lincoln City
Joe Hulme Died 1991
Percy Humphries Died 1959
Leon Hunter Billericay Town
Glyn Hurst FC United of Manchester
Danny Hutchins Hayes & Yeading
Alan Hutton Released by Aston Villa summer 2019
David Hutton Jerez Industrial CF (Spain)
Leon Hyde Died 1932
John Illingworth Died 1965
Phil Ifil Had trial for Wrexham in January 2013
Jim Iley Died November 2018
Steffen Iversen Retired from playing football in November 2012
Kenny Jackett Portsmouth manager
Johnnie Jackson Charlton Athletic - First team Coach
Bill Jacques Died 1925
Shwan Jalal Chesterfield
David James IBV (Iceland)
Mark Janney AFC Hornchurch
Vincent Janssen CF Monterrey (Mexico)
Oscar Jansson Örebro SK (Sweden)
Jermaine Jenas Released by QPR, he is now a pundit on BBC's Match of the Day and on BT Sport
David Jenkins Furniture salesman in Bristol
Pat Jennings Part-time THFC goalkeeping consultant
Pat Jennings Jr. Goalkeeping coach St. Patricks Athletic (Republic of Ireland)
Ronnie Johnsen Valerenga (Norway)
Richard Johnson Retired in 2009
Martin Jol Technical Director at ADO Den Haag (Holland) (December 2019)
Jon Jonsson IF Elsfborg (Sweden)
Chris Jones Working in Schools Football Development in Broadstairs, Kent
Cliff Jones Match-day host at White Hart Lane
Eddie Jones Played for Millwall and then joined join the London Fire Brigade.  Left the brigade through injury and lives in Chingford
John Jones Died 1904
John L Jones Died 1931
Joe Jordan Left post as Middlesbrough Assistant Manager (2017)
John Joyce Died 1956
Bill Julian Died 1957
Jack Jull Died 1920
Younes Kaboul Left Watford (21.12.2018)
Bill Kaine Died 1968
Yannick Kamanan Ware
Frederic Kanoute Left Beijing Guaon (China) (2013); Now runs the Kanoute Foundation
Yaser Kasim Northampton Town
Robbie Keane Assistant manager at Middlesbrough; Coach with Republic of Ireland
Mark Kendall Died 01.05.2008
Kasey Keller Official Announcer at Seattle Sounders (USA)
Stephen Kelly Last club was Rotherham United (2017)
Mario Kempes Coach of Casarano (Serie D - Italy)
Lee Kersey Staines Town
David Kerslake Assistant manager at Northampton Town (2017)
Bongani Khumalo SuperSport United (South Africa)
Michael Kightly Southend United
Andy King Died 2015
Derek King Died 2003
Ledley King Retired Summer 2012; Club ambassador
Joe Kinnear Former Director of Football at Newcastle United
John Kirwan Died 1959
Jurgen Klinsmann Consultant at Hertha Berlin (Germany)
Cyril Knowles Died 1991
Paul Konchesky Left East Thurrock United (19.08.2018)
Willem Korsten Working for RTL 5 (Dutch TV company) as reporter on Premiership football; playing amateur football for Achilles 29 in Holland
Niko Kranjcar Left Glasgow Rangers - July 2018; now retired

For players L-Z, click here.

If you know the whereabouts of any other former Tottenham Hotspur personnel or if any of the above are incorrect, please contact us at our
e-mail address and we will happily add them to our list or amend their entry. 
Thank you to everyone who has helped in tracking down these (obviously unwanted) men.


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