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Since the 1921 FA Cup final the Tottenham Hotspur crest has featured a cockerel. Harry Hotspur ( from whom the club is said to have taken its name ) wore riding spurs and his fighting cocks were fitted with spurs which can be seen in the crests.

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Q: Why is a cockerel in Tottenham's badge?
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