spurs v derby county notes

03.10.1908 Derby County became the first team to take a point away from White Hart Lane in a League match.  Spurs' previous 100% record was broken with a 0-0 draw in the first ever meeting between the two teams.
28.04.1909 The second draw of the season gave Tottenham an advantage in the League.  With County still having to play WBA and Bolton Wanderers, they achieved the results that gave Tottenham second place in the league by 1/50th of a goal ahead of West Bromwich Albion and promotion to Division 1.
29.09.1934 George Goldsmith plays his one and only game for Spurs
09.02.1935 New York Yankee baseball star Babe Ruth watches the match at White Hart Lane between the side who hosted a baseball side and the one who introduced baseball into the name of their ground.
12.03.1953 Spurs have Vic Groves and George Robb playing as wingers in their team - both were amateur players at the time.


they are linked with both

Arthur Compton Played 15 games and scored twice for Spurs, including one on his debut, after starting his career at Derby as an amateur.  Turned professional with Spurs in 1927 and stayed until 1930, when he left for Southend United.
John Chiedozie .
John Duncan .
Tom Huddlestone .
Dave Mackay .
Archie Turner In May 1902, Turner joined Derby County from Southampton, scoring one goal in 21 matches.  Spent a spell at Newcastle from May 1902 before joining Tottenham in January 1904 for 100, scoring five goals in five Southern League matches, before returning for Southampton after four months at the Lane.
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debuts against derby county

Findlay Weir 21.09.1912
George Goldsmith 29.09.1934
Fred Sargent 29.09.1934
Mel Hopkins 12.10.1952
Chris Adams 01.03.1958
Jose Dominguez 23.08.1997
Dave McEwen 29.04.2000
Anthony Gardner 03.03.2001


last game for the club against derby county

Vivian Woodward 28.04.1909
Walter Bull 28.04.1909
Arthur King 03.01.1914
Tommy Roe 12.03.1927
George Goldsmith 29.09.1934
Jack Gibbons 26.12.1945
Fred Sargent 26.12.1945
Roy Hollis 12.03.1953
Stuart Beavon 23.02.1980
Wayne Routledge 18.08.2007


first goal for the club scored against derby county

Tom Collins 21.09.1912
Sid McClellan 26.12.1950
Chris Adams 01.03.1958
Chris Jones 01.03.1975
Don McAllister 10.01.1976
Ossie Ardiles 03.03.1978
Tony Galvin 23.02.1980
Paul Stewart 05.11.1988
John Moncur 24.02.1990
Darren Bent 18.08.2007


last goal for the club scored against derby county

Tom Collins 21.09.1912
Tommy Roe 12.03.1927
Roy Hollis 12.03.1953
Chris Adams 01.03.1958
Jimmy Greaves 10.01.1970
John Moncur 24.02.1990
Ronny Rosenthal 22.03.1997
Younes Kaboul 09.02.2008



07.04.1971 John Richardson's last appearance for Derby County.
01.03.1975 Pat Jennings made his 400th League appearance for Spurs.
22.03.1997 Colin Calderwood's 550th career League appearance
16.10.1999 John Piercy's entrance as a substitute saw him become the 500th League player to be used by Tottenham
18.08.2007 Tottenham's third goal, scored by Jermaine Jenas, was the club's 4,000th league goal since the war.

Steed Malbranque's opener was his 50th goal in English football.

Didier Zokora makes his 50th appearance in a Tottenham shirt.


Steed Malbranque makes his 50th Premier League appearance in a Tottenham shirt.


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