the spurs almanac
(match reports accessible by clicking on opponent's name, where available)
|1918||Corporal H Prices XI||A||Friendly||1 - 1|
|1925||Sheffield United||A||First Division||3 - 2|
|1927||Middlesbrough||A||First Division||1 - 3|
|1929||Bradford Park Avenue||A||Second Division||1 - 2|
|1931||Preston North End||H||Second Division||4 - 0|
|1935||Bradford City||A||Second Division||1 - 0|
|1936||Blackpool||A||Second Division||0 - 0|
|1939||Newport County||A||Second Division||1 - 1|
|1940||West Ham United||H||Football League South||2 - 3|
|1946||Birmingham City||H||Second Division||1 - 2|
|1949||Plymouth Argyle||A||Second Division||2 - 3|
|1955||Manchester United||H||First Division||1 - 2|
|1957||Newcastle United||A||First Division||1 - 3|
|1960||Blackpool||H||First Division||3 - 1|
|1963||Nottingham Forest||H||First Division||4 - 1|
|1966||Stoke City||H||First Division||2 - 0|
|1968||Chelsea||A||First Division||2 - 2|
|1974||Derby County||H||First Division||2 - 0|
|1976||Middlesbrough||A||League Cup R2||2 - 1|
|1977||Wimbledon||H||League Cup R2||4 - 0|
|1982||Ipswich Town||A||First Division||2 - 1|
|1985||Manchester City||A||First Division||0 - 1|
|1991||Norwich City||A||First Division||1 - 0|
|2002||Southampton||H||Premier League||2 - 1|
|2008||Chelsea||A||Premier League||1 - 1|
|2014||Liverpool||H||Premier League||0 - 3|
Games on this day in Tottenham Hotspur's history
Biggest win on this day
4-0 Wimbledon (League Cup) (Home) 1977
Biggest defeat on this day
0-3 Liverpool (Premier League) (Home) 2014
Biggest score-line on this day
3-2 Sheffield United (First Division) (Away) 1925
2-3 West Ham United (Football League South) (Home) 1940
2-3 Plymouth Argyle (Second Division) (Away) 1949
4-1 Nottingham Forest (First Division) (Home) 1963
Last win on this day
2002 2-1 Southampton (Premier League) (Home)
Last draw on this day
2008 1-1 Chelsea (Premier League) (Home)
Last defeat on this day
2014 0-3 Liverpool (Premier League) (Home)
|We have played Chelsea and Middlesbrough most times on this day - Twice|
|1925||Harry Hargreaves scores his last goal for Spurs.|
|1929||Spurs debuts for inside forward Billy Cook and half back Tom Meads.|
|1931||Full back Jack Moran makes his first appearance in a Spurs shirt.|
|1946||First game for the club played by goalkeeper Ted Ditchburn
and forwards George Foreman and Les Bennett, who both score once.
George Skinner plays his last game in the club's colours.
|1955||Half back Ernie Walley plays his first match in the club's colours.
Harry Clarke scores his first goal for Spurs.
|1957||Jim Iley makes his first appearance for Spurs at half back.|
|1962||Bobby Smith scores a hat trick against the Seasiders.|
|1963||A Jimmy Graves hat trick helps Spurs to a good win over Forest.|
|1976||Striker Ian Moores makes his debut for Spurs and scores his first goal for the club.
Jimmy Neighbour scores his last goal in Tottenham's colours.
|1977||Tottenham's biggest win over the Dons, thanks to John Duncan's hat trick.|
|1985||Spurs first match against Wimbledon and the first meeting with them in the League Cup.|
|1991||Cyril Knowles, full back 1964-1977, dies.|
last minute goal from the penalty mark by Teddy Sheringham takes Spurs
to the top of the Premier League. Les Ferdinand had hit the first
goal in the first half.
Tottenham sign striker Robbie Keane from Leeds United for £7 million.
Originally lined up to come to join Tottenham in January 2005, Grasshoppers 18 year old defender Reto Ziegler was signed on transfer deadline day.
On this transfer deadline day,
Spurs signed goalkeeper Hugo Lloris from Olympique Lyonnais for £8
million and forward Clint Dempsey for £6 million from Fulham.
Leaving the Lane were Rafael van der Vaart (to SV Hamburg for £10 million) and Giovani Dos Santos (Real Mallorca - undisclosed).
On this transfer deadline day,
Spurs signed goalkeeper Pau Lopez on loan from Espanyol for £8
million, midfielder Moussa Sissoko for £30 million from Newcastle United
and Georges-Kevin N'Koudou from Marseille for £9 million.
Leaving the Lane were Clinton N'Jie to Marseille on loan for the season.
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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