the spurs almanac

august 11th

               Results (Tottenham's score shown first)
               (match reports accessible by clicking on opponent's name, where available)

1962 Ipswich Town A FA Charity Shield 5 - 1
1973 Cardiff City A Friendly 3 - 1
1979 Orient A Friendly 1 - 1
1984 Brentford A Friendly 3 - 0
1989 Dinamo Bucharest (Romania) N (Atletico Madrid) Trofeo Villa de Madrid Tournament 1 - 3
1990 Sogndal FC (Norway) A Friendly 1 - 0
1991 AC Messina (Italy) N (Cantanzaro) Nicola Ceravolo Memorial Tournament 0 - 2
1998 St. Albans City A Friendly 6 - 2
2002 SS Lazio (Italy) H Friendly 2 - 2
2007 Sunderland A Premier League 0 - 1
2018 Newcastle United A Premier League 2 - 1

 

Games on this day in Tottenham Hotspur's history

TOTAL Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
  11 6 2 3 24 14
Home Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
1 0 1 0 2 2
Away Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
8 6 1 1 21 7
Neutral Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
2 0 0 2 1 5
             
             
Biggest win on this day

5-1   Ipswich Town  (Charity Shield) (Away)  1962
6-2   St. Albans City  (Friendly) (Away)  1998

Biggest defeat on this day

1-3  Dinamo Bucharest (Romania) (Trofeo Villa de Madrid Tournament) (Atletico Madrid)  1989
0-2  AC Messina (Italy) (Nicola Ceravolo Memorial Tournament) (Cantanzaro)  1991

Biggest score-line on this day

6-2   St. Albans City  (Friendly) (Away)  1998

Last win on this day

2018  2-1  Newcastle United  (Premier League) (Away)

Last draw on this day

2007  0-1  Sunderland  (Premier League) (Away)

Last defeat on this day

2002  2-2  SS Lazio (Italy)  (Friendly) (Home)

Teams we have played on this day

Brentford 1
Cardiff City 1
Dinamo Bucharest (Romania) 1
Ipswich Town 1
SS Lazio (Italy) 1
Leyton Orient/Orient 1
AC Messina (Italy) 1
Newcastle United 1
St. Albans City 1
Sogndal FC (Norway) 1
Sunderland 1

 

                Notable Dates

1931 Dennis Uphill, inside forward 1950-1953, born.
1962 Spurs were facing their rivals from the previous season, who, having beaten them twice, probably denied them a double "Double".  In this match, Bill Nicholson tried a new tactic to prevent Ipswich playing to their strengths and Spurs romped to a big win.
2007 Younes Kaboul and Darren Bent make their Spurs debuts.

Dimitar Berbatov, Pascal Chimbonda and Paul Stalteri make their 50th appearances in a Tottenham shirt.

Information gathered from "Spurs - A Day-To-Day Life" by Graham Betts, Spurs Handbooks,  
"Spurs - A Complete Record" and "The Spurs Alphabet" both by Bob Goodwin and other sources.

Back to homepage