the spurs almanac

august 7th

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

1970 FC Cologne (Germany) N (Palma) Palma de Mallorca Tournament 0 - 1
1971 Heart of Midlothian A Friendly 1 - 2
1972 Glasgow Celtic A Friendly 0 - 1
1974 Portsmouth A Friendly 2 - 0
1977 Royale Union (Belgium) N (Sweden) Nolia Cup Semi-Final 2 - 0
1979 Dundee United A Friendly 2 - 3
1988 Dundee United A David Narey Testimonial 1 - 1
1990 Brann Bergen (Norway) A Friendly 1 - 0
1996 Southend United A Friendly 3 - 1
1999 West Ham United A Premier League 0 - 1
2001 Luton Town A Friendly 1 - 1
2004 Cagliari (Italy) H Friendly 1 - 2
2010 Fiorentina (Italy) H Friendly 3 - 2

 

Games on this day in Tottenham Hotspur's history

TOTAL Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
  13 5 2 6 17 15
Home  Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
2 1 0 1 4 4
Away  Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
9 3 2 4 11 10
Neutral Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
2 1 0 1 2 1
             
             
Biggest win on this day

2-0  Portsmouth  (Friendly) (Away)  1974
2-0  Royale Union (Belgium)  (Nolia Cup) (Sweden)  1977
3-1  Southend United  (Friendly) (Away)  1996

Biggest defeat on this day

0-1  1FC Cologne (Germany) (Palma de Mallorca Tournament) (Palma)  1970
0-1  Glasgow Celtic (Friendly) (Away)  1972
2-3  Dundee United (David Narey Testimonial) (Away)  1979
0-1  West Ham United (Premier League) (Away)  1999
1-2  Cagliari (Italy)  (Friendly) (Home)  2004

Biggest score-line on this day

2-3  Dundee United (David Narey Testimonial) (Away)  1979
3-2  Fiorentina (Italy)  (Friendly) (Home)  2010

Last win on this day

2010  3-2  Fiorentina (Italy)  (Friendly) (Home)

Last draw on this day

2001  1-1 Luton Town  (Friendly) (Away)

Last defeat on this day

2004  1-2  Cagliari (Italy)  (Friendly) (Home)

We have played Dundee United most times on this day - Twice

 

                Notable Dates

1887 Charlie Brittan, full back 1911-1914, born.
1973 Freddie Cox, winger 1938-1947, dies.
2004 Spurs sign defender/midfielder Thimothee Atouba from Swiss side FC Basle.
2011 Eddie Gibbins, centre half 1943-1953, dies.

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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