the spurs almanac

january 24th

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

1885 Victoria Wanderers H Friendly 4 - 0 (abandoned)
1891 Barnes A London Senior Cup R1 1 - 0
1903 Watford A Southern League 1 - 1
1914 Manchester City A First Division 1 - 2
1920 Huddersfield Town H Second Division 2 - 0
1925 Sunderland H First Division 1 - 0
1931 West Bromwich Albion A FA Cup R4 0 - 1
1948 West Bromwich Albion H FA Cup R4 3 - 1
1953 Sheffield Wednesday H First Division 2 - 1
1959 Newport County H FA Cup R4 4 - 1
1970 Crystal Palace H FA Cup R4 0 - 0
1975 Watford A Friendly 3 - 2
1976 Stoke City A FA Cup R3r 1 - 2
1981 Hull City H FA Cup R4 2 - 0
1987 Aston Villa H First Division 3 - 0
1990 Nottingham Forest H League Cup R5r 2 - 3
1993 Norwich City A FA Cup R4 2 - 0
1998 Barnsley H FA Cup R4 1 - 1
2007 Arsenal H League Cup SF 1L 2 - 2
2009 Manchester United A FA Cup R4 1 - 2
2015 Leicester City H FA Cup R4 1 - 2
2019 Chelsea A League Cup SF 2L 1 - 2
(2-2 on agg.  Lost 2-4 on pens)

 

Games on this day in Tottenham Hotspur's history

TOTAL Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
  21 10 4 7 34 23
Home Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
12 7 3 2 23 11
Away Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
9 3 1 5 11 12
Neutral Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
0 0 0 0 0 0
             
             
Biggest win on this day

4-1   Newport County  (FA Cup)  (Home)  1959
3-0   Aston Villa  (First Division)  (Home)  1987

Biggest defeat on this day

1-2  Manchester City (First Division) (Away)  1914
0-1  West Bromwich Albion (FA Cup) (Away)  1931
1-2  Stoke City (FA Cup) (Away)  1976
2-3  Nottingham Forest (League Cup) (Home)  1990
1-2  Manchester United (FA Cup) (Away)  2009
1-2  Leicester City (FA Cup) (Home)  2015
1-2  Chelsea (League Cup) (Away)  2019

Biggest score-line on this day

4-1   Newport County  (FA Cup)  (Home)  1959
2-3  Nottingham Forest (League Cup) (Home)  1990

Last win on this day

1993  2-0  Norwich City  (FA Cup) (Away)

Last draw on this day

2007  2-2  Arsenal  (League Cup) (Home)

Last defeat on this day

2019  1-2  Chelsea  (League Cup) (Away)

Teams we have played on this day

Watford 2
West Bromwich Albion 2
Arsenal 1
Aston Villa 1
Barnes 1
Barnsley 1
Chelsea 1
Crystal Palace 1
Huddersfield Town 1
Hull City 1
Leicester City 1
Manchester City 1
Manchester United 1
Newport County 1
Norwich City 1
Nottingham Forest 1
Sheffield Wednesday 1
Stoke City 1
Sunderland 1
Victoria Wanderers 1*
* match abandoned

 

             Notable Dates

1885 The match was abandoned after 60 minutes.
1920 First ever meeting with Huddersfield Town.
1931 The final Spurs match in the careers of Jimmy Dimmock and Andy Thompson.
1948 Biggest home crowd for a match against West Bromwich Albion = 71,853
1953 Sonny Walters scores the 1,500th League goal at White Hart Lane.
1970 Tottenham's biggest home crowd for a match against Crystal Palace = 43,948
1981 Terry Yorath's last appearance in a Spurs shirt.
1990 The "My Eyes Have Seen The Glory" fanzine goes on sale for the first time.
1998 Tottenham's first FA Cup tie with Barnsley.
2003 Tottenham sign Japanese international midfielder Kazuyuki Toda on a one year loan deal.

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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