Robbie Brace

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Robbie Brace
Personal information
Full name Robert Leon Brace
Date of birth (1964-12-19)19 December 1964
Place of birth Edmonton, England
Playing position Forward
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1982–1984 Tottenham Hotspur 1 (0)
1986–1988 1. FC Saarbrücken[1] 44 (9)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Robert Leon "Robbie" Brace (19 December 1964) was an English former professional footballer who played for Tottenham Hotspur and German club 1. FC Saarbrucken.[2][3]

Playing career[edit]

Brace joined Tottenham Hotspur as an apprentice in December 1982. The forward made one first team appearance for the Lilywhites on 7 May 1984[4] at Southampton in a match that ended in a 5–0 defeat for Tottenham–their biggest defeat at The Dell.[5] Brace went on to play 44 matches for 1. FC Saarbrucken and scoring nine goals for the German club between 1986-1988.

Post–football career[edit]

Today, Brace works at the Mercedes Benz plant at Koblenz, and, in addition coaches the local football team; TuS Immendorf.[6]


  1. ^ "Brace, Robert" (in German). Retrieved 25 March 2012. 
  2. ^ Hugman, B.J., ed. (2005). The PFA Premier & Football League Players' Records 1946-2005. p. 74. ISBN 1-85291-665-6. 
  3. ^ "Tottenham Hotspur F.C. A-Z of players". Tottenham Hotspur. Retrieved 18 May 2010. 
  4. ^ "Brace's debut". Retrieved 18 May 2010. 
  5. ^ "Spurs v Southampton results". Retrieved 18 May 2010. 
  6. ^ "Where are they now ?". Retrieved 18 May 2010.