the spurs almanac

december 11th

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

1897 Kettering H Friendly 1 - 0
1899 Players of the South H John Jones and Bob Stormont benefit match 4 - 1
1909 Bolton Wanderers H First Division 1 - 1
1915 Crystal Palace A London Combination (First competition) 2 - 4
1920 Sheffield United A First Division 1 - 1
1926 Liverpool H First Division 1 - 2
1937 Southampton A Second Division 1 - 2
1943 Charlton Athletic A Football League South 2 - 2
1948 Plymouth Argyle H Second Division 3 - 0
1954 Manchester City A First Division 0 - 0
1962 Glasgow Rangers A European Cup Winners Cup R1 2L 3 - 2
1965 Chelsea H First Division 4 - 2
1971 Leicester City A First Division 1 - 0
1976 Manchester City H First Division 2 - 2
1982 Stoke City A First Division 0 - 2
1993 Manchester City A Premier League 2 - 0
2001 Bolton Wanderers H League Cup R5 6 - 0
2004 Manchester City A Premier League 0 - 1
2011 Stoke City A Premier League 1 - 2
2014 Besiktas (Turkey) A Europa League Group C 0 - 1
2016 Manchester United (Turkey) A Premier League 0 - 1

 

Notable Dates

1878

Alex Glen, forward 1904-1906, born.

1909 Percy Humphreys and Bert Elkin make their debuts in the inside forward and full back positions respectively.

William Harris makes his last appearance for Tottenham.

1915 Smallest away crowd for a match against Crystal Palace = 300
1921 Charlie Rance plays his last game in a Spurs shirt.
1954 Danny Blanchflower makes his debut at half-back and starts an illustrious career at the club. 
1958 Chris Hughton, full back 1978-1990 and current assistant coach, born.
1971 Tottenham's 300th away win in the First Division.
1982 Pat Corbett's last game for Spurs.
1993 Equal biggest winning margin in an away game against Manchester City.
1999 Charlie Revell, half back 1941-1942, dies.
2001 First home League Cup tie against Bolton Wanderers.

Biggest win over the Trotters.

Record League Cup victory.

2004 Fredi Kanoute scores his 50th goal in English football (West Ham United and Spurs).
2014 Spurs lose after 18 unbeaten Europa League group matches.

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.

Back to homepage