Spurs last game against Thames
Ironworks, who shortly after became West Ham United.
||Spurs first away FA Cup tie with
||John George plays his last game for
||A pivotal day in the history of
North London football. Following World War 1, the re-commencement of
League football had to be undertaken with voting to decide who was to play in
Division 1. It was widely expected that Tottenham would win a berth in the
top flight, but strings pulled behind the scenes changed the process and Arsenal
were voted in at Tottenham's expense. It was the most crucial chapter of a
bitter rivalry that had started with the South London side's move to Highbury.
||Spurs' first FA cup tie with
||Billy Rees, inside forward
||Bill Dodge, half back 1958-1962,
Spurs have their lowest home crowd for a visit by Bradford City = 6,050
Ernie Phypers plays his last game in a Spurs
||Les Howe makes his final Spurs
||Alex Wright plays his last Spurs match.
||Garth Crooks, forward 1980-1985,
||Spurs biggest home crowd for a
match against Aston Villa = 64,000
||Mauricio Taricco, defender 1998-2004, born.
||John Polston scores the only Spurs
goal of his career.
||Spurs lose a tempestuous match to
Chelsea in the FA Cup, with seven players booked and one sent off.
The first FA Cup tie Tottenham lost to a
London club at White Hart Lane.
||Mauricio Pochettino took
charge of Tottenham for the 100th time as Head Coach.