the spurs almanac

august 8th

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

1964 Feyenoord (Holland) A Friendly 3 - 4
1970 Atletico Madrid Palma Palma de Mallorca Tournament 0 - 1
1973 Ajax Amsterdam (Holland) A Sjaak Swart Testimonial 1 - 4
1975 Bristol Rovers A Friendly 4 - 1
1978 Royal Antwerp (Belgium) A Friendly 3 - 1
1979 Aberdeen A Friendly 0 - 2
1980 Swansea City A Friendly 0 - 1
1981 Glentoran (Northern Ireland) A Friendly 3 - 3
1982 Glasgow Rangers A Friendly 1 - 0
1986 Brighton & Hove Albion A Friendly 4 - 0
1989 Viking Stavanger (Norway) A Friendly 5 - 1
1992 Watford A Friendly 1 - 0
2000 Peterborough United A Friendly 2 - 1
2001 Fiorentina (Italy) H Bill Nicholson Testimonial 3 - 0
2015 Manchester United A Premier League 0 - 1

 

          Notable Dates

1969 Roger Nilsen, loan defender 1999, born.
2000 Sergei Rebrov scores his first goal on English soil for Spurs.
2001 Bill Nicholson is awarded a second testimonial for his service of over 60 years to the club.
2010 Toby Alderweireld and Dele Alli make their Spurs debuts.

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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