the spurs almanac

january 30th

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

1892 Old St. Luke's H Friendly 3 - 1
1897 Wellingborough A United League 2 - 2
1904 Reading H Southern League 7 - 4
1909 Hull City H Second Division 0 - 0
1915 Norwich City A FA Cup R2 2 - 3
1922 West Bromwich Albion H First Division 2 - 0
1926 Manchester United H FA Cup R4 2 - 2
1932 Barnsley A Second Division 2 - 3
1935 Chelsea H First Division 1 - 3
1937 Plymouth Argyle H FA Cup R4 1 - 0
1939 West Ham United H FA Cup R4r 1 - 1 (aet)
1943 Portsmouth H Football League South 5 - 2
1954 Manchester City A FA Cup R4 1 - 0
1960 Crewe Alexandra A FA Cup R4 2 - 2
1965 Ipswich Town H FA Cup R4 5 - 0
1971 Everton H First Division 2 - 1
1980 Swindon Town H FA Cup R4r 2 - 1
1982 Everton A First Division 1 - 1
1988 Port Vale A FA Cup R4 1 - 2
1993 Crystal Palace A Premier League 3 - 1
1999 Blackburn Rovers A Premier League 1 - 1
2002 Newcastle United H Premier League 1 - 3
2008 Everton A Premier League 1 - 1
2010 Birmingham City A Premier League 1 - 1
2011 Fulham A FA Cup R4 0 - 4
2013 Norwich City A Premier League 1 - 4
2016 Colchester United A FA Cup R4 4 - 1

 

          Notable Dates

1897

Lycurgus Burrows nets his first recorded Tottenham goal.

1904 Sid Helliwell, centre half 1927-1929, born.

The match featured the highest aggregate of goals for a Spurs game in the Southern League.

The same day a Vivian Woodward hat-trick contributed to the highest total of goals in a match between the two sides.

1915 Tottenham's first FA Cup tie against Norwich City.
1932 Smallest away crowd for a match against Barnsley = 5,852
1935 Doug Hunt scores his first Tottenham goal.
1939 Joe Meek plays his last game for Tottenham.
1943 George Ludford scores a hat trick against Portsmouth.
1958 Stuart Beavon, midfield 1975-1980, born.
1960 First ever meeting with Crewe Alexandra and the biggest crowd for a Spurs away match there = 20,000
1965 Tottenham's first meeting with Ipswich Town in the FA Cup, their biggest FA Cup win over the Blues and their equal biggest home win aided by Jimmy Greaves' hat-trick.
1980 Tottenham's biggest home crowd for a visit of Swindon Town = 41,707
1981 Dimitar Berbatov, forward 2006-, born.
1983 Tom Meads, half back 1929-1935, dies.
1988

A shock defeat on a heavy pitch at Vale Park, which saw the biggest crowd there for a visit of Tottenham = 20,045

Neil Ruddock scores the first goal of his Spurs career.

2007 Edgar Davids leaves Spurs to continue his career at his former club Ajax.
2008 Defender Jonathan Woodgate makes his Spurs debut.
2010 Defender Younes Kaboul re-joins Tottenham from Portsmouth and striker Eidur Gudjohnsen joins on loan from Monaco until the end of the season.
2011 Biggest defeat by Fulham.
2013 Lewis Holtby makes his Spurs debut as a 71st minute substitute.
2016 Nacer Chadli plays his 100th Spurs match.

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.

Back to homepage