the spurs almanac

january 19th


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1884 Grafton A Friendly 1 - 0
1889 Civil Engineers A Middlesex Senior Cup R1r 1 - 4
1894 London Welsh N (Clapton FC) FA Amateur Cup R1r2 4 - 2
1898 Southampton A United League 2 - 2
1901 Watford H Southern League 7 - 0
1907 Swindon Town H Southern League 3 - 0
1910 Plymouth Argyle H FA Cup R1r 7 - 1
1918 West Ham United A London Combination 2 - 2
1924 Newcastle United H First Division 2 - 0
1929 Wolverhampton Wanderers A Second Division 2 - 4
1935 Wolverhampton Wanderers A First Division 2 - 6
1946 Luton Town H Football League South 2 - 3
1952 Stoke City H First Division 2 - 0
1957 Aston Villa H First Division 3 - 0
1963 Blackpool H First Division 2 - 0
1974 Coventry City H First Division 2 - 1
1980 Brighton & Hove Albion A First Division 2 - 0
1983 Burnley H League Cup R5 1 - 4
1994 Peterborough United H FA Cup R3r 1 - 1 (aet - won
5 - 4 on pens)
1997 Nottingham Forest A Premier League 1 - 2
2002 Everton H Premier League 1 - 1
2008 Sunderland H Premier League 2 - 0
2014 Swansea City A Premier League 3 - 1

 

          Notable Dates

1878 Herbert Chapman, inside forward 1904-1907, born.
1884 Charlie Woodruff, winger 1907-1910, born.
1898 Bob Tannahill scores his last Tottenham goal.
1901 Tottenham's first home match against Watford and their equal biggest winning margin at home against the Hornets.
1910 Percy Humphries hat trick gives Spurs their biggest win over Plymouth Argyle and the biggest total of goals in a game between the two sides.
1924 Frank Osborne makes his debut in the forward line.

Cecil Poynton scores his first goal for the club.

1935 Equal biggest losing margin in an away match against Wolverhampton Wanderers.
1946 Colin Lyman scores his last goal for Tottenham.
1952 Phil Holder, midfielder 1971-1976, born.
1970 Steffen Freund, midfielder 1998-2003 and coach 2012- , born.
1980 The first goal of Chris Hughton's Spurs career was scored in this match.
1983 Burnley equalled their biggest winning margin at White Hart Lane in this 5th round League Cup match.  The Third Division side pulled off a shock win with the help of two Graham Roberts own goals.
1994 A dreary match saw lack lustre Spurs have to rely on a penalty shoot out to see of their Third Division opponents in front of Tottenham's smallest home crowd for a visit of Peterborough United = 24,893

John Hendry's final Tottenham appearance.

2008 Robbie Keane scores his 100th Tottenham goal.
2014 Tottenham record five successive away wins in the Premier League for the first time and as a club for the first time since 1960.

Mousa Dembele makes his 50th League appearance for Spurs.

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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