the spurs almanac

february 27th

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

1886 Silesia College H Friendly 1 - 2
1892 Grenadier Guards H Friendly 9 - 0
1897 Loughborough H United League 1 - 2
1899 Kettering Town A United League 1 - 0
1901 Swindon Town H Western League 5 - 0
1904 Portsmouth H Western League 1 - 1
1905 Millwall H Western League 4 - 1
1909 Glossop North End H Second Division 3 - 3
1915 Aston Villa A First Division 1 - 3
1926 Manchester United H First Division 0 - 1
1932 Notts County H Second Division 2 - 0
1937 Swansea Town H Second Division 3 - 1
1943 Watford A Football League South 3 - 0
1954 Arsenal A First Division 3 - 0
1960 Blackburn Rovers A First Division 4 - 1
1965 Leeds United H First Division 0 - 0
1971 Aston Villa Wembley League Cup Final 2 - 0
1980 Coventry City H First Division 4 - 3
1982 Stoke City A First Division 2 - 0
1988 Sheffield Wednesday A First Division 3 - 0
1993 Queens Park Rangers H Premier League 3 - 2
1994 Chelsea A Premier League 3 - 4
1999 Derby County H Premier League 1 - 1
2014 Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk (Ukraine) A Europa League Round of 32 2L 3 - 1

 

          Notable Dates

1895

Billy Cook, inside forward 1929-1931, born.

1895

Ernie Payne gets his last goal for the club.

1901

Tottenham's smallest home crowd for a match against Swindon Town = 1,000
Ted Hughes scores his first Spurs goal.

1905

Andrew Swan nets his only goal for the club.
Ted Hughes scores the final goal in his time at Spurs.

1909

Douglas McFarlane scores the first goal of his Tottenham career.

1915

Fred Webster makes his last appearance in a Spurs shirt.

1926

Bill Hinton plays his last game for Tottenham.

1932

Eugene O'Callaghan's two goals equal the most goals scored in a match for Spurs against Notts County.

1937

Andy Duncan hits a hat trick against Swansea Town.

1943 Equal biggest winning margin in an away match against Watford.
1954 Dave Dunmore makes his debut in the forward line in a victory that equalled Spurs biggest away win at Arsenal.
1958 Johnny Metgod, midfielder 1987-1988, born.
1971 Tottenham's first League Cup win comes after stubborn resistance from Third Division Aston Villa limits Spurs to two Martin Chivers goals in the last ten minutes.
1980 Glenn Hoddle's hat trick helps contribute to equalling the highest total of goals in a Spurs game against Coventry City.
1988 Equal biggest Spurs away win against Sheffield Wednesday.
1994 Andy Gray plays his last Spurs game and scores his last Spurs goal.
2014 Aaron Lennon makes his 50th appearance in Europe for Tottenham, while Hugo Lloris makes his 50th career European appearance.

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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