the spurs almanac

august 2nd

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

1969 Heart of Midlothian A Friendly 1 - 1
1972 Aston Villa A Friendly 0 - 0
1979 Gillingham A Friendly 1 - 1
1980 PSV Eindhoven (Holland) A Friendly 2 - 4
1983 Hertford Town A Friendly 2 - 1
1986 Glasgow Rangers H Friendly 1 - 1
1988 Jonkopings Sodra IF (Sweden) A Friendly 1 - 1
1994 Brighton & Hove Albion A Friendly 3 - 0
1995 Derby County A Friendly 0 - 1
1997 Fiorentina (Italy) H David Howells Testimonial 0 - 2
2000 Fulham A Simon Morgan Testimonial 0 - 0
2009 South China (Hong Kong) A Panasonic Invitation Cup 0 - 2
2014 Glasgow Celtic N (Helsinki) Friendly 6 - 1

 

Games on this day in Tottenham Hotspur's history

TOTAL Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
  13 3 6 4 17 15
Home Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
2 0 1 1 1 3
Away Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
10 2 5 3 10 11
Neutral Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
1 1 0 0 6 1
             
             
Biggest win on this day

6-1  Glasgow Celtic  (Friendly) (Helsinki)  2014

Biggest defeat on this day

2-4  PSV Eindhoven (Holland)  (Friendly) (Away)  1980
0-2  Fiorentina (Italy)  (David Howells Testimonial) (Home)  1997
0-2  South China (Panasonic Invitation Cup) (Away)  2009

Biggest score-line on this day

6-1  Glasgow Celtic  (Friendly) (Helsinki)  2014

Last win on this day

2014  6-1  Glasgow Celtic  (Friendly) (Helsinki)

Last draw on this day

2000  0-0  Fulham  (Simon Morgan Testimonial) (Away)

Last defeat on this day

2009  0-2  South China (Panasonic Invitation Cup) (Away)

Teams we have played on this day

Aston Villa 1
Brighton & Hove Albion 1
Derby County 1
Fiorentina (Italy) 1
Fulham 1
Gillingham 1
Glasgow Celtic 1
Glasgow Rangers 1
Hertford Town 1
Heart of Midlothian 1
Jonkopings Sodra IF (Sweden) 1
PSV Eindhoven (Holland) 1
South China (Hong Kong) 1

                Notable Dates

1934 Spurs met Charlton Athletic on the tennis courts in the Professional Football Club's Lawn Tennis Championships winning 5-0 with a team of Allan Taylor, Walter Bellamy, Willie Hall and Jimmy McCormick.  Spurs then beat West Ham 3-2, but lost out in the final to Chelsea 2-3.
1982 Helder Postiga, forward 2003-4, born.
1989 Nacer Chadli, midfielder 2012-2016, born.
1995 Dominic Ball, defender/midfielder, born.

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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