Ossie Ardiles, One-on-One: "At Spurs, Alan Sugar said he was mortified when he fired me"


There’s an internet rumour that Osvaldo ‘Ossie’ Ardiles would like to clear up.

“I’ve never had the tune from [Chas & Dave’s 1981 FA Cup Final single] Ossie’s Dream as the ringtone on my phone,” he says, laughing in a salubrious meeting room at White Hart Lane. “I know some people think this, but it’s just not true. My son has it on his phone, and I know some friends use it too, but not me.

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