the spurs almanac

january 21st

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1888 Old St. Pauls A Friendly 2 - 1 
1893 Slough A Southern Alliance 3 - 3
1899 Brighton United A Southern League 1 - 0
1905 West Ham United H Southern League 1 - 0
1907 Hull City H FA Cup Rr2 1 - 0
1911 Newcastle United A First Division 1 - 1
1922 West Bromwich Albion A First Division 0 - 3
1928 Huddersfield Town A First Division 2 - 4
1933 Manchester United A Second Division 1 - 2
1939 West Ham United A FA Cup R4 3 - 3
1950 Bury A Second Division 2 - 1
1956 Everton H First Division 1 - 1
1961 Arsenal H First Division 4 - 2
1967 Burnley H First Division 2 - 0
1976 Newcastle United A League Cup Semi Final 2L 1 - 3
1978 Cardiff City H Second Division 2 - 1
1984 Everton A First Division 1 - 2
1989 Middlesbrough A First Division 2 - 2
1996 Aston Villa A Premier League 1 - 2
2006 Aston Villa H Premier League 0 - 0
2009 Burnley A League Cup Semi Final 2L 2 - 3
2015 Sheffield United A League Cup Semi Final 1L 1 - 0
2017 Manchester City A Premier League 2 - 2

 

          Notable Dates

1899 Wilfred Waller makes his debut in goal.

Andy Thompson, forward 1920-1931, born.

1911 John McTavish makes his debut at outside right.
1933 Tony Marchi, half back 1949-1957 and 1959-1965, born
1934 John Hollowbread, goalkeeper 1956-1964, born.

1949

John Collins, full back 1965-1966, born.
1950 Equal biggest away win at Bury watched the biggest away crowd for a Spurs game there = 27,386
1956 Bobby Smith scores the first of many goals for Tottenham.
1957 Charlie Handley, forward 1921-1929, dies.
1958 Herbert Blake, goalkeeper 1921-1924, dies.
1967 This match marked the start of a 28 game unbeaten run - a club record.
1975 Willem Korsten, midfielder 1999-2001, born.
1976 Spurs failed to reach the League Cup final going down 2-3 on aggregate to Newcastle United.
2003 Les Ferdinand leaves Spurs for West Ham United.
2006 Michael Brown makes his 300th League career appearance and his 50th Premiership career appearance.  It was also his last for Spurs.

Martin Jol manages Spurs for his 50th Premier League match.

Michael Carrick makes the 150th Premier League appearance of his career.

2009 Ben Alnwick makes his Tottenham debut.
2017 Harry Kane makes his 100th Premier 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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