High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! Wakeley Gage (born May 5, 1958, Northampton) is a footballer English professional footballer who played as a defender. HE played in The Football League for four clubs, with the majority of his appearances coming for hometown club Northampton Town.GAge was playing non league football for Desborough Town when he joined Northampton for a reported Pds. 8,000 in October 1979. HE spent the next six years with the Cobblers, with his performances leading to him being voted the club's player of the season in three of his last four seasons at the County Ground.