The best Tottenham players capped by England

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Tottenham have had 71 players capped by England over the years, and it's difficult to select the best 11 without upsetting some fans.

So, with apologies to Cyril Knowles, Ralph Coates, Peter Taylor, Graham Roberts, Ledley King, Paul Robinson, Jermain Defoe, Jermaine Jenas, Scott Parker and many other Tottenham heroes, here's our top 11 (club stats are for League games only):

Darren Anderton

30 England caps between 1994 - 2001.

The attacking midfielder played 299 times for Tottenham between 1992 - 2004, scoring 34 goals.

Martin Chivers

24 England caps (13) goals between 1971 - 1973.

The Tottenham forward played 278 for the club between 1968 - 1976, scoring 118 goals.

Ray Clemence

61 England caps between 1972 - 1984.

The former Tottenham stopper made 240 appearances for the club between 1981 - 1988.

Jimmy Dimmock

3 England caps (no goals) between 1921 - 1926.

The outside left player 400 times for Tottenham between 1919 - 1930, scoring 100 goals.

Ted Ditchburn

6 England caps (no goals) between 1948 - 1956.

The Tottenham stopper made 418 appearances between 1939 - 1958.

Jimmy Greaves

57 England caps (44 goals) between 1959–1967.

The Tottenham striker played 321 games for the club, scoring 220 goals.

Glenn Hoddle

53 England caps (8 goals) between 1979 - 1988.

Tottenham's former captain played 377 times for the club between 1975 - 1987, scoring 88 times.

Gary Mabbutt

16 England caps (1 goal) between 1982 - 1992.

The former Tottenham defender made 477 appearances for the club between 1982 - 1998, scoring 27 times.

Alan Mullery

35 England caps (1 goal) between 1964 - 1971.

The former Tottenham captain played 312 times for the club between 1964 - 1972, scoring 25 goals.

Steve Perryman

1 England cap (no goals) - 1982.

The Tottenham midfielder played 655 games for the club between 1969 - 1986, scoring 31 goals.

Martin Peters

67 England caps (20 goals) between 1966 - 1974

The Tottenham midfielder made 189 appearances for the club between 1970 - 1975, scoring 46 times.

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