The king of white hart lane is the authorised life story of alan gilzean, the legendary, worldclass tottenham hotspur, dundee and scotland footballer. When spurs play their final match at white hart lane on sunday, the logic of their move to a 61,559seat grand design built across much of the same site will be inescapable. A peoples history of tottenham hotspur is the story of how fans helped create the. Discover delightful childrens books with prime book box, a subscription that delivers.
Andreas koumi, film maker of memory lane from bobby buckle to harry kane, its got all the facts from white hart lane. Lanes famous cockerel symbol with an air rifle, claims club. A complete history of white hart lane, the home of. Spurs 21 manchester united wanyama 6, kane 48 premier league white hart lane, 14 may, 2017. Paying homage to the lane on week to savour for spurs.
Feb, 2016 tottenham hotspurs glory, glory game is no longer a thing of the past. Spurs in the 80s the players stories as want to read. I was blown away by the atmosphere and celebrations i instantly fell in love with football. Spurs chase wednesdays booth football the guardian. Will soaring tottenham hotspur be brought back down to earth. Tottenham fans pleading with the club to buy quality players capable of returning the glory, glory years to white hart lane must have sighed in despair yesterday.
Oct 10, 2017 and in the new book white hart lane the spurs glory years author martin lipton explains how scholar firmly believed he had recruited the man who went on to become english footballs. Ferguson could have managed tottenham former spurs. Visit now to browse our huge range of products at great prices. Dec 05, 2019 tottenham hotspur brighton 20, 29 october 2014, white hart lane. Produced in conjunction with the times, his book covers 118 years of the ground in a style befitting a team for which finesse and artistry were often bywords. Martin lipton books list of books by author martin lipton thriftbooks. The spurs glory years 18992017 by lipton, martin isbn. It just so happens that one season before the old white hart lane closes altogether and the club move to temporary premises for one year spurs, at home to swansea city today, find.
Mar 10, 2011 the ghost of white hart lane is the result of interviews with his fathers teammates, followers, and family members. Jim duggan, editor of the topspurs website, presents the definitive spurs hall of fame, shame and the hardtoexplain. Having secured football league status, plans were drawn up by football ground architect archibald leitch for a new main stand. Jan, 2010 for those not in the know, its a warts and all account of tottenhams 197172 season, in which davies was given unprecedented access behind the scenes at white hart lane. Bill nicholson spurs download ebook pdf, epub, tuebl, mobi. Chapter 3 from the marshes to white hart lane chapter 4 the silverware chapter 5 owners, supporters and rivals part 2 the spurs saga chapter 6 the early spurs chapter 7 spurs glory years chapter 8 from the 80s to the 90s chapter 9 into the new millennium chapter 10 the spurs today. During the war years, white hart lane was taken over by the government and turned into a factory for. The gazza story is revealed in martin liptons new book white hart lane. Sporting history written in lilywhite light the jewish. He was reckoned key to bill nicholsons outfit of the fabled glory glory days the first doublewinning team of the 20th century and the first british side to lift a european trophy. For over a hundred years, every single spurs fan has walked the same streets, walked down the high road. And it is doing so in spectacular style as dsm fells one last high level. See all books authored by martin lipton, including teaching to change the. Joining spurs after national service in the army, terry dyson spent ten years at white hart lane, before moving into nonleague football and education.
Discover delightful childrens books with prime book box, a subscription that. Tottenham hotspur stadium has been the clubs home ground since april 2019, replacing their former home of white hart lane, which had been demolished to make way for the new stadium on the same. A tribute to the glory days of white hart lane, the home of tottenham hotspur for almost years. Feb 27, 2016 white hart lane before tottenhams european win over fiorentina. Spurs nostalgia a walk down tottenham hotspur memory lane. The boys from white hart lane dortmund spurs duration. Buy white hart lane the spurs glory years 18992017 by martin lipton online from the works. It definitely helped being a spurs boy, but you dont just turn up and get invited in and start taking. Tottenham hotspurs glory, glory game is no longer a thing. Glory glory tottenham hotspur tottenham hotspur anthem. That east stand, and especially its unique shelf terrace, was white hart lanes identity for more than 50 years, until the shelf was replaced with corporate boxes and a ledge in the 1980s. Original match programme from the 1999 league cup worthington cup semi final programme vs wimbledon, played at white hart lane programme has been hand signed autographed by 3 of the spurs team in black sharpie against photos of. This beautiful coffee table book celebrates the history of white hart lane the world famous home of the spurs. Outlasting no less than 18 managers, roy has seen it all and worked with some of white hart lane s biggest stars.
Tottenham hotspur stadium has been the clubs home ground since april 2019, replacing their former home of white hart lane, which had been demolished to make way for the new stadium on the same site. Within these pages rob white and julie welch have built up a portrait, not only of a brilliant and gifted young man, but also of a lost era. Tottenham hotspur football club is a football club based in tottenham, north london, england. Tottenham hotspur brighton 20, 29 october 2014, white hart lane. Spurs 196063 the glory years tottenham hotspur f c 2005. Oct 11, 2017 the gazza story is revealed in martin liptons new book white hart lane. The spurs glory years 18992017 140916926x book cover.
A fanseye view at the football a photo essay art and. We have created a sport and leisure destination for london with a multiuse stadium capable of staging major sporting and nonsporting events, including nfl, rugby and concerts, as well as tottenham hotspur matches. Winning their spurs the tottenham hotspur dream team. Terry dyson breaks a halfcentury of silence to put the record straight. The charismatic coach added another facet to mackays game by converting him to a sweeper for the rams, a move designed to utilise his passing ability and aid transitions from. Spurs, who will play at wembley next season, were already leading through victor wanyamas header when kane flicked home to make it 20. In may 2017, white hart lane, the backdrop to more than a century of spurs history, staged its final game.
Fans have grumbled that even as the stadium has packed in 20,000 more spurs fans than white hart lane, spurs havent necessarily seen an uptick in transfer funds, with the club still not. Tottenham hotspurs glory, glory game is no longer a thing of. Read white hart lane the spurs glory years 18992017 by martin lipton available from rakuten kobo. Tottenham hotspur football club, commonly referred to as tottenham. Undoubtedly one of the most famous grounds in, not only britain, but in the world. Their training ground is on hotspur way in bulls cross in the london borough of enfield. And in the new book white hart lane the spurs glory years author martin lipton explains how scholar firmly believed he had recruited the man who went on to become english footballs. Steven bergwijn signs for spurs 29012020 on five and a half year contract. With the active support and endorsement of the club, who have granted him exclusive access to senior figures and historical documents, martin lipton pays fitting tribute to the glory days at the lane. From winning the double in 19601 through to victory in the european cup winners cup against athletico madrid in 1963, the fans at white hart lane have never had it so good, and the full details of the glory years are. White hart lane the world famous home of tottenham hotspur. Spurs books brave new world, the lane, programme official. See all 2 formats and editions hide other formats and editions. The cross sports book awards illustrated book of the year.
It highlights his early years as a player, right up to him joining spurs, first as a coach, then as a manager. The official history of the world famous home of the spurs. A peoples history of tottenham hotspur football club. Cup in successive years, and the uefa cup success in his final year in charge at white hart lane. Will soaring tottenham hotspur be brought back down to. The spurs glory years 18992017 by martin lipton isbn. White hart lane was a football stadium in tottenham, north london and the home of tottenham hotspur football club from 1899 to 2017. Spurs won 81 to the sound of fans singing glory glory hallelujah, and the spurs go marching on. Cross sports book awards illustrated book of the year white hart lane is, without doubt, one of englands most famous football grounds. Tottenham hotspurs glory, glory game is no longer a thing of the past. The spurs glory years 18992017 01 by lipton, martin isbn. Julie welch is a top author and has been a top sports writer for many years. Its mentioned regularly in this book, its importance emphasised by supporters, managers.
Mike donovan is the author of spurs greatest games and takenote. That rainbow provides a striking endpaper for sja member mike donovans glory glory lane. For those not in the know, its a warts and all account of tottenhams 197172 season, in which davies was given unprecedented access behind the scenes at white hart lane. Has it been a while since youve explored the mystery and thriller genre. Spurs historian alan swain glory, glory lane is such a marvellous title. This book comes with steve perryman, ossie ardiles, ricky vi.
Alan gilzean on ending his 30year spurs exile as alan gilzean is patiently explaining why he didnt go back to white hart lane in fully 30 years, its easy to imagine an. Over the years, many fans have seen the glory of the cups at white hart lane, from the uefa cup in 1984, to more recently the league cup in 2008. White hart lane was a victorian structure turned wraparound 21st century allseater attracting fans by playing the spurs way to glory. Exspurs chief says man united legend alex ferguson went. Sir alex ferguson reneged on agreement to manage tottenham. The lane the official history of the world famous home of the spurs. The spurs glory years 18992017 martin lipton ebook.
Exclusive insights provided by his family, closest friends and colleagues add to the authors own experience to reveal gilzean the man and the player, dubbed nureyev in boots. Exspurs chief says man united legend alex ferguson went back. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Glory, glory book event in tottenham pitch publishing. White hart lane ebook by martin lipton 9781409169284. The author interviewed players and other employees of the club, past and present, in addition to a number of fans and delved into the archives to provide the complete and definitive story of this famous old ground. Legends have graced the turf throughout its history since spurs moved there in 1899, from the goal scoring genius of jimmy greaves to the enigmatic paul gascoigne and right up to the modern day heroes of spurs best team in decades.
The stadium was fully demolished after the end of the 201617 season and was replaced by tottenham hotspur stadium as the clubs home ground. Hoddle or god as he was known at white hart lane photo. The black and white flyonthewall photos document the melting pot of fans from all different ages, races, religions and classes. The truth was that i had been talking to and negotiating with alex ferguson about a deal, he says in the book white hart lane the spurs glory years. Spurs unsung hero is the untold rollercoaster tale of a forgotten member of a side rated as one of the greatest club teams of all time. The seven most pompous referees to have darkened white hart lane. Glory, glory, tottenham hotspur licensed to youtube by the orchard music, believe music on behalf of crimson. This beautiful coffee table book celebrates the history of white hart lane the world famous home of the spurs since 1899 as an exciting new future looms in n17. The spurs shirt book also available for read online, mobi, docx and mobile and kindle reading. I remember taking an instant liking to the argentina kits, the blue and white stripes and the black shorts, says the 47 year old danish photographer. The 40 most popular mysteries of the past five years. A complete history of white hart lane, the home of tottenham hotspur from 1899 to 2017 and the setting for some of their greatest successes.
A section of the crowd at white hart lane, london, who watched the home side,tottenham hotspur, play leicester city in an fa cup fifth round tie, 7th february 1948. Its mentioned regularly in this book, its importance emphasised by supporters, managers and players. He went on to help tottenham to more fa cup glory in 1967 and departed a year later as a white hart lane hero to join brian cloughs emerging derby county side. Oct 11, 2017 in a new book being serialised in the sun white hart lane the spurs glory years irving claimed he shook hands with ferguson in a concrete agreement in 1984 for him to replace keith. Not selected by the club or by pundits, but by the people who really know what matters. Mar 21, 2018 white hart lane was a victorian structure turned wraparound 21st century allseater attracting fans by playing the spurs way to glory. Rangers and spurs legend paul gascoigne damaged white hart. Martin andersens rite of passage to the beautiful game was the 1978 world cup final argentina v holland at the age of six years old. Ahead of stadium book release, daniel levy not frightened. Lane s famous cockerel symbol with an air rifle, claims club. In a year that included victory over holders real madrid in the champions league, there really is only one choice.1022 863 1571 1230 766 524 1216 642 276 1212 111 218 1430 651 1085 1424 1463 1082 552 1567 1134 8 316 644 905 354 1172 1147 213 407 114 833