‘I had to tell my players our keeper had taken his own life’: Gillingham’s Justin Edinburgh on dealing with tragedy. Justin Edinburgh is reflecting on his decade as a Tottenham player when his eyes light up and his smile widens.
‘Paul Gascoigne was the best by a mile,’ says Edinburgh, who returns to White Hart Lane on Wednesday for the first time as a manager, with Gillingham in the EFL Cup. ‘He was better than Klinsmann. Jurgen changed the mentality of the club. He changed the way I thought about football.