the spurs almanac

january 23rd

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          Match reports accessible by clicking on opponent's name, where available.

1892 Westminster Criterion H Friendly 2 - 2
1897 Aston Villa H Friendly 2 - 2
1899 Reading H United League 1 - 1
1904 Plymouth Argyle A Southern League 3 - 1
1909 Bolton Wanderers A Second Division 1 - 0
1915 Burnley A First Division 1 - 3
1926 Everton H First Division 1 - 1
1932 Manchester United H Second Division 4 - 1
1937 Bradford Park Avenue A Second Division 2 - 3
1943 Reading H Football League South 2 - 2
1954 Liverpool A First Division 2 - 2
1960 Manchester United H First Division 2 - 1
1965 West Bromwich Albion A First Division 0 - 2
1971 Carlisle United A FA Cup R4 3 - 2
1982 Leeds United H FA Cup R4 1 - 0
1985 Charlton Athletic A FA Cup R3r 2 - 1
1988 Newcastle United A First Division 0 - 2
1991 Chelsea H League Cup R5r 0 - 3
1999 Wimbledon A FA Cup R4 1 - 1
2002 Chelsea H League Cup Semi-final 2nd Leg 5 - 1
2010 Leeds United H FA Cup R4 2 - 2
2016 Crystal Palace A Premier League 3 - 1

 

          Notable Dates

1890 George Bowler, half back 1913-1919, born.
1904 First away game at Plymouth Argyle and first win over the Pilgrims.
1906 Davie Colquhoun, wing half 1931-1935, born.
1909 Tottenham's first away game against Bolton Wanderers.
1926 Bill Kaine's last Spurs match.
1971 Tottenham's first meeting with Carlisle United in front of the biggest away crowd for a visit to Brunton Park = 25,369.

This score-line equalled the highest number of goals in a fixture between the two clubs.

Jimmy Neighbour scores his first Spurs goal.

1982 Tottenham's defence of the FA Cup started with a win over Leeds United thanks to a well poached goal in the box from Garth Crooks.
1988 Chris Hughton's last game of his Tottenham career.
2002 Tottenham's first win over Chelsea in twelve years sees them through to the League Cup Final in Cardiff.

Teddy Sheringham scored Tottenham's third goal of the game, which was also the 300th that Tottenham had scored in the competition since they first entered.

Tim Sherwood netted his last goal for Tottenham, as did Sergei Rebrov.

2006 Tottenham sign central defender Ricardo Rocha from Benfica for a fee believed to be around 3.3 million.
2016 Hugo Lloris makes his 150th Tottenham appearance.

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.

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