RIP Ralph Coates – Combover King, Burnley & Tottenham Great

Ollie Irish

17th, December 2010


By Ollie Irish

Sad news on this cold day: Ralph Coates, who played with huge distinction for Burnley and then Tottenham, has died following a stroke. He was 64.

Burnley chief executive Paul Fletcher, who once played with Coates, said: “He is still very much one of the sons of Burnley Football Club

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