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Peter Baker (footballer born 1931)

Personal information
Full namePeter Russell Baker
Date of birth10 December 1931(age 84)
Place of birthHampstead, England
Playing positionRight-back

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Peter Baker (born 10 December 1931, Hampstead, London) is an English former football player. Educated at Southgate County School in North London, he played right-back for Tottenham Hotspur F.C. and was part of the double-winning side of 1960-61 and won the FA Cup with Spurs in 1962. He played 299 league games for Tottenham scoring 3 goals.

He joined Tottenham Hotspur from Enfield in October 1952. He stayed with them until the end of the 1964-65 season, keeping a regular place in the team from the 1960-61 season until the end of the 1963-64 season, when he was replaced by Cyril Knowles. After leaving White Hart Lane Baker emigrated to South Africa, where he joined Durban United F.C. and later became the club's manager.

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