Revealed: how many layers Spurs star Pascal Chimbonda actually wears

Last updated at 10:43 24 January 2008

From Dave Mackay to Graham Roberts to Neil "Razor" Ruddock, Tottenham have a proud tradition of steel to match their silk.

So what would the infamous hard men have made of Pascal Chimbonda and his approach to British conditions?

Spurs kit man Steve Dukes said: "There are some players who like to keep themselves warm whether it's boiling hot or freezing cold and Pascal is one of them.

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Pascal Chimbonda and Andre Bikey

"For the warm-up, he always has a pair of gloves and then puts on a different pair for the game. He has ankle socks [to go underneath his main socks] and always wears leggings in matches too.

"Under his shirt is a long-sleeved bodywear-style top which he replaces at half-time along with his shirt."