Did You Know? 5 facts about Sky Sports funnyman Chris Kamara
Royal Navy to Premier League
Aged 16, Kamara joined the Royal Navy, with his father himself being a former naval mariner.
After impressing for the navy, Portsmouth signed him up on apprentice wages and kick started his professional career back in November 1974.
He went onto play for Swindon Town, Brentford, Stoke City, Leeds United, Luton Town, Sheffield United, Middlesbrough and Bradford City, playing over 650 games, including spells in the Premier League and achieved promotions with Swindon (2) and Leeds.