Freddie Champion was a diminutive
midfielder who was on the books of QPR and Chelsea
before Spurs snapped him up.
He attended Shene School in Richmond and initially came to Rangers’ attention as a 12-year-old. Left Loftus Road to join Tottenham and the young midfielder featured in the Spurs Under 18 squad, but he failed to be retained at Tottenham and was allowed to find another club in July 2011. He was snapped up by his local club QPR and he worked his way through the youth teams as a scholar. The R's were impressed by his approach and was offered a pro deal, but Freddy was released on 6th June 2013.