the spurs almanac

august 12th

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

1961 FA XI H FA Charity Shield 3 - 2
1967 Manchester United A FA Charity Shield 3 - 3
1972 Coventry City H First Division 3 - 1
1977 Norsjo IF A Friendly 3 - 2
1978 Bohemians (Republic of Ireland) A Friendly 4 - 0
1981 Norwich City A Friendly 2 - 2
1983 Brighton & Hove Albion A Friendly 0 - 0
1986 Gillingham A Friendly 1 - 1
1995 Newcastle United H Gary Mabbutt Testimonial 0 - 2
2000 Vitesse Arnhem (Holland) A Friendly 2 - 0
2001 AEK Athens (Greece) A Friendly 1 - 2

 

Games on this day in Tottenham Hotspur's history

TOTAL Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
  11 5 4 2 22 15
Home  Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
3 2 0 1 6 5
Away  Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
8 3 4 1 16 10
Neutral Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
0 0 0 0 0 0
             
             
Biggest win on this day

4-0  Bohemians (Republic of Ireland)  (Friendly) (Away)  1978

Biggest defeat on this day

0-2  Newcastle United (Gary Mabbutt Testimonial) (Home)  1995

Biggest score-line on this day

3-3  Manchester United  (FA Charity Shield) (Away)  1967

Last win on this day

2000  2-0  Vitesse Arnham (Holland)  (Friendly) (Away)

Last draw on this day

1986  1-1  Gillingham  (Friendly) (Away)

Last defeat on this day

2001  AEK Athens (Greece)  (Friendly) (Away)

We have played no team more than once on this day.

 

                Notable Dates

1967 Pat Jennings score his first, and only, goal for Tottenham with a clearance from one end of the pitch which bounced over Alex Stepney in the opposing goal, as Spurs share the Charity Shield with Manchester United.

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.

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