the spurs almanac

february 3rd

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

1894 City Ramblers H Friendly 0 - 0
1900 Sheppey United A Southern League 4 - 1
1902 Southampton
(Reading)
FA Cup R1r2 1 - 2
1906 Reading H FA Cup R2 3 - 2
1917 Southampton H (at Highbury) London Combination 3 - 1
1921 Bradford Park Avenue H First Division 2 - 0
1923 Manchester United H FA Cup R2 4 - 0
1926 Manchester United A FA Cup R4r 0 - 2
1934 Liverpool A First Division 1 - 3
1937 Barnsley H Second Division 3 - 0
1945 Queens Park Rangers H League Cup South Group 3 1 - 1
1951 Sunderland A First Division 0 - 0
1960 Crewe Alexandra H FA Cup R4r 13 - 2
1962 Wolverhampton Wanderers A First Division 1 - 3
1968 Manchester United H First Division 1 - 2
1973 Derby County A FA Cup R4 1 - 1
1979 Manchester City H First Division 0 - 3
1982 West Bromwich Albion A League Cup Semi-Final 1L 0 - 0
1996 Liverpool A Premier League 0 - 0
2001 Charlton Athletic H Premier League 0 - 0
2010 Leeds United H FA Cup R4r 3 - 1
2013 West Bromwich Albion A Premier League 1 - 0

 

          Notable Dates

1923 Charlie Handley scores Spurs' first hat trick against Manchester United.
1924 Harry Hargreaves, inside forward 1923-1926, born.
1937 Smallest home crowd for a match against Barnsley = 11,097

Bill Edrich scores the final goal of his Tottenham career.

1960 Tottenham's first win over Crewe Alexandra became their biggest win in all competitions.  

The club's highest aggregate of goals in a match, with Les Allen's five goals the most scored by a Spurs player against Crewe Alexandra.  Bobby Smith scores four Cliff Jones a hat trick and Tommy Harmer got one, which was his last goal for the club.  

The highest home crowd for a visit of the Alex = 64,365

1979 Tony Galvin made his Spurs debut on the wing as well as a first outing for midfielder Stuart Beavon.
1982 Broken gates at the Tottenham end let many more fans than intended through into the away end and they saw a tense first leg semi final draw, with Tony Galvin being dismissed for getting hit by WBA's Martin Jol, who also saw red.
1996 Winger Andy Sinton plays his first game for the club.
1998 Albert Hall, forward 1935-1947, dies.
2010 Jermain Defoe scores a hat-trick in Tottenham's win at Leeds United in the FA Cup Fourth Round replay.
2013 Aaron Lennon makes his 300th competitive appearance for Spurs.

Information gathered from "Spurs - A Day-To-Day Life" by Graham Betts,  Spurs Handbooks and 
"Spurs - A Complete Record" and "The Spurs Alphabet" both by Bob Goodwin.

Back to homepage