the spurs almanac

december 8th

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

1883 Leyton Rovers A Friendly 1 - 3
1888 Upton Excelsior H Friendly 3 - 3
1894 Crusaders H London Charity Cup R1 4 - 2
1900 Millwall Athletic A Western League 1 - 1
1902 London FA H Friendly 2 - 2
1906 Corinthians H Friendly 5 - 0
1913 Crystal Palace Highbury London FA Charity Cup Final 1 - 2
1917 Queens Park Rangers H (at Homerton) London Combination 0 - 1
1923 West Bromwich Albion A First Division 1 - 4
1928 Chelsea A Second Division 1 - 1
1930 West Ham United A Friendly 2 - 1
1934 Stoke City H First Division 3 - 2
1945 Millwall A Football League South 2 - 3
1950 Blackpool A First Division 0 - 1
1956 West Bromwich Albion H First Division 2 - 2
1958 Bucharest Select XI (Rumania) H Friendly 4 - 2
1962 Bolton Wanderers A First Division 0 - 1
1964 Leytonstone A Friendly 5 - 0
1971 Rapid Bucharest (Rumania) H UEFA Cup R3 1L 3 - 0
1973 Stoke City H First Division 2 - 1
1979 Bristol City A First Division 3 - 1
1984 Newcastle United H First Division 3 - 1
1990 Sunderland H First Division 3 - 3
2001 Charlton Athletic A Premier League 1 - 3
2002 West Bromwich Albion H Premier League 3 - 1

 

          Notable Dates

1888 Bill Jacques, goalkeeper 1914-1923, born.
1900

Tommy Roe, forward 1925-1927, born.

1913

Jimmy Bauchop makes his last appearance for Tottenham.

1934

Walter Bellamy scores for the last time for Spurs.

1954 Tottenham complete the signing of Danny Blanchflower from Aston Villa.
1973 Ray Evans scores his first Spurs goal.
1979 Biggest away win at Bristol City.

Paul Miller scores his first goal in a Spurs shirt.

2002

First Premier League meeting with West Bromwich Albion.

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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