Hunter Davies is a journalist, broadcaster and profilic author perhaps best known for writing about the Beatles. He is an ardent Tottenham fan and writes a regular column on football for the New Statesman.fgsgdg

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20 February 2012
For the past 30 years, whenever a new Tottenham manager has been appointed, I have sent him a copy of The Glory Game, a...
12 February 2012
I have lived such an innocent, pure, virtuous life. I've never smoked, though both my parents did, and I've never taken...
Lifestyle
16 January 2012
I was watching West Ham against Birmingham City and thinking, oh I do hope one if not both of them comes up next season...
Sport
09 January 2012
I was watching Match of the Day and in charge, instead of Gary Lineker, was Colin Murray the chirpy, weedy, speccy,...
Sport
02 January 2012
It was obviously very moving, not to say uplifting, har har, when Kieran Richardson of Sunderland lifted up his shirt...
Sport
12 December 2011
I am sure you didn't notice, as you lead such busy lives - and I hate to be self-regarding, as I always give any column...
Sport
05 December 2011
I had never heard of that player who helped stuff Man City in the Uefa Champions League, scoring two goals for Napoli,...
Sport
28 November 2011
I was at the optician's last week, having my eyes tested, and I got talking to the Sikh ophthalmologist. I was dreading...
Sport
16 November 2011
Well that was a turn up. Before the game I was making a list of ten reasons why England are always rubbish. After their...
Sport
14 November 2011
Got a bad back, pulled something doing something silly - a Jimmy Greaves back, as we call it in our house, after the...
Sport
10 November 2011
I wonder how many people will now become Man City fans. Young, impressionable persons, knowing no better, will fall in...
Sport
31 October 2011
I used to be small, weedy and asthmatic as a boy. I know, hard to believe, when I turned out a hunk, but through my...
Sport
24 October 2011
We all have to face awful decisions in life. On Sunday, lying in bed, the staff having brought me my morning tea, I...
Sport
17 October 2011
I hate it when there are no Prem games.What is a sad, pathetic, Billy-no-mates creature to do except mope around, lorst...
Sport
10 October 2011
Some years ago, I went up to Manchester with a TV film crew to interview George Best. They were all very excited that...

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