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Spurs defender plays Halloween prank on teammates

A Tottenham Hotspur player decided to play a Halloween prank on his teammates by dressing up as the Grim Reaper and jumping out on them.

Players including Andros Townsend, Emmanuel Adebayor and Jermian Defoe were brought into a Spurs TV interview room, which was decorated with spooky paraphernalia.

The camera crew and interviewer left the room only for Tottenham defender Kyle Walker, wearing a scary mask, to shock them.

Walker, who declared in the video "I'm always on the front line of banter", left some players so scared that they fell to the floor shouting out expletives.

However, defender Jan Vertonghen lived up to his reputation as a tough player by not even flinching when the England international played the prank on him.

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