the spurs almanac

february 2nd

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

1884 Clarence A Friendly 1 - 0
1898 Luton Town H United League 2 - 2
1907 Blackburn Rovers H FA Cup R2 1 - 1
1918 Queens Park Rangers A London Combination 7 - 2
1929 Millwall A Second Division 1 - 5
1935 Aston Villa A First Division 0 - 1
1938 Newcastle United A Second Division 0 - 1
1939 West Ham United N FA Cup R4r2 1 - 2
1946 Aston Villa A Football League South 1 - 5
1952 Newcastle United H FA Cup R4 0 - 3
1957 Luton Town A First Division 3 - 1
1963 Portsmouth A Friendly 3 - 2
1974 Manchester City A First Division 0 - 0
1980 Southampton H First Division 0 - 0
1981 Jersey Select XI A Friendly 5 - 0
1985 Luton Town A First Division 2 - 2
1987 West Ham United H League Cup R5r 5 - 0
1991 Leeds United H First Division 0 - 0
1999 Wimbledon H FA Cup R4r 3 - 0
2002 Derby County A Premier League 0 - 1
2008 Manchester United H Premier League 1 - 1
2011 Blackburn Rovers A Premier League 1 - 0
2016 Norwich City A Premier League 3 - 0

 

          Notable Dates

1907 Tottenham's first match against Blackburn Rovers.
1918 Spurs biggest away win over Queens Park Rangers and the equal highest totals of goals in a match between the two sides.
1919 Archie Hughes, goalkeeper 1944-1948, born.
1920 Arthur Willis, full back 1942-1954, born.
1928 Tommy Harmer, inside forward 1949-1960, born.
1929 Biggest away defeat in an away match against Millwall.

Eugene "Taffy" O'Callaghan becomes the first Spurs player to win a Welsh cap.

Sid Helliwell plays his last game for Tottenham.

1935 Archie Burgon makes his debut as a winger.
1938 Smallest away crowd for a visit to Newcastle United = 11,247
1946 Equal biggest losing margin in an away match against Aston Villa.

Ralph Ward plays his final Spurs match.

1957 Len Duquemin makes the final appearance of his Spurs career, scoring his last goal too.
1969 Tim Sherwood, midfield 1999-2003, born.
1983 Alan Hall, centre forward 1933-34, dies.
1984 Darren Bent, forward 2007- , born.
1987 A Clive Allen hat trick helps Spurs romp into the League Cup semi finals.
1999 Spurs biggest FA Cup win over the Dons.

Andy Sinton's last goal for the club was scored in this match.

2004 Spurs sign Jermain Defoe from West Ham United for 7 million.
2008 Defender Alan Hutton makes his Tottenham debut.
2009 The January transfer window closes (31st January being on a weekend, it was extended until today) and Spurs make a final day signing with Robbie Keane coming back to White Hart Lane for a fee of 12 million, possibly rising to 19 million.
2016 Tottenham record their biggest away victory against Norwich City.

Dele Alli's goal was the 50th away goal scored by Spurs against the Canaries.

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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