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How much did tottenham pay ac Milan for jimmy greaves in 1961?

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2006-09-22 20:34:59

He briefly joined the Italian side A.C. Milan in 1961 and scored

9 goals in 12 games but failure to settle led to a quick departure.

Bill Nicholson then signed him for Tottenham Hotspur for

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2006-09-22 20:34:59

He briefly joined the Italian side A.C. Milan in 1961 and scored

9 goals in 12 games but failure to settle led to a quick departure.

Bill Nicholson then signed him for Tottenham Hotspur for £99,999.

The unusual fee was intended to relieve Greaves of the pressure of

being the first £100,000 player.


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