the spurs almanac
(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|
|2019||Newcastle United||H||Premier League||1 - 0|
|2020||Manchester CIty||H||Premier League||2 - 0|
Games on this day in Tottenham Hotspur's history
Biggest win on this day
7-2 QPR (London
Combination) (Away) 1918
Biggest defeat on this day
1-5 Millwall (Second
Division) (Away) 1921
Biggest score-line on this day
7-2 QPR (London Combination) (Away) 1918
Last win on this day
2020 2-0 Manchester City (Premier League) (Home)
Last draw on this day
2008 1-1 Manchester United (Premier League) (Home)
Last defeat on this day
2002 0-1 Derby County (Premier League) (Away)
Teams we have played on this day
|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 2007-2009, born.|
|1987||A Clive Allen hat trick helps Spurs romp into the League Cup semi finals.|
|1996||Harry Winks, midfield 2014- , born.|
|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.|
Tottenham record their
biggest away victory against Norwich City.
Dele Alli's goal was the 50th away goal scored by Spurs against the Canaries.
Tottenham set a new Premier
League record with their
29th successive game without a draw.
Jan Vertonghen played his 200th Premier League match for Spurs.
Eric Dier makes his 200th Spurs appearance.
|2020||Steven Bergwijn scores on his debut to help Spurs to a 2-0 win over Manchester CIty.|
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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