Derek Possee (born 14 February 1946) is an English former professional footballer who played as a winger . In a professional career which lasted from 1963 to 1979, Possee made over 400 league appearances, scoring over 100 league goals. He is Millwall 's third all-time leading scorer , with 87 goals in all competitions.
Born in Southwark , Possee began his career as an apprentice at Tottenham Hotspur , before becoming a professional there. Possee also played in the Football League for Millwall , Crystal Palace and Leyton Orient .
Possee suffered tragedy in his post playing career life. His son Danny, aged 22, was shot and killed by police in 1992 whilst they were executing a warrant for a narcotics arrest.