Greaves, who has died at the age of 81, scored 266 goals for Spurs and was in England’s World Cup-winning squad of 1966.
Jimmy Greaves obituaryOne of the greatest attacking footballers of all time who went on to become a much-loved TV pundit with Ian St John Jimmy Greaves at the launch of the Royal Mail Football Heroes stamp collection, 2013. Photograph: Action Images
Jimmy Greaves has died at the age of 81. England’s most natural, most gifted, most charismatic and greatest goal-scorer, Greaves passed away in the early hours of Sunday morning.