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The thing about sport, any sport, is that swearing is very much part of it.  - Jimmy Greaves
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Jimmy Greaves
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Born: February 20, 1940 (age 75)

Nationality: English

Occupation: Athlete

Bio: James Peter Jimmy Greaves is an English former football player, England's third highest international goalscorer, the highest goalscorer in the history of Tottenham Hotspur football club, the highest goalscorer in the history of English top flight football and more recently a television pundit - famous for his trademark catchphrase it's a funny old game.

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