the spurs almanac

march 12th

            Results
          (match reports accessible by clicking on opponent's name, where available)

1892 Casuals H Friendly 3 - 1
1898 Millwall Athletic H United League 3 - 2
1900 Bristol City H Southern District Combination 2 - 0
1904 Brentford H Southern League 1 - 1
1910 Notts County A First Division 0 - 3
1921 Everton H First Division 2 - 0
1927 Derby County H First Division 3 - 2
1932 Bristol City H Second Division 2 - 1
1938 Chesterfield H Second Division 2 - 0
1949 Queens Park Rangers A Second Division 0 - 0
1953 Derby County H First Division 5 - 2
1955 Preston North End A First Division 0 - 1
1958 Bolton Wanderers H First Division 4 - 1
1960 Nottingham Forest A First Division 3 - 1
1966 Liverpool A First Division 0 - 1
1968 Liverpool A FA Cup R5r 1 - 2
1977 West Bromwich Albion H First Division 0 - 2
1983 Coventry City A First Division 1 - 1
1985 Manchester United H First Division 1 - 2
1988 Norwich City H First Division 1 - 3
2017 Millwall H FA Cup R6 6 - 0

 

            Notable Dates

1892

Sid Castle, outside right 1919-1921, born.

1898

Jimmy Davidson scores the final goal of his time at Spurs.

1899

Charlie Handley, forward 1921-1929, born.

1900 Equal smallest home crowd for a visit of Bristol City = 3,000
1912 Willie Hall, inside forward 1932-1944, born.
1921 Jimmy Archibald scores the only goal of his Tottenham career.
1927 Tommy Roe plays his last game in a Spurs shirt, marking the occasion with his last goal for the club.
1932 Tommy Cable plays the last game of his Spurs career.

George Greenfield scores for the club for the first time.

1936 Ralph Ward signs for Spurs.
1949 Charlie Rundle's final match for Tottenham.
1953 Roy Hollis makes his last Tottenham appearance and also scores his last Spurs goal.
1958 Bobby Smith scores a hat trick in the home win over Bolton Wanderers.
1963 Arthur Grimsdell, half back 1911-1929, dies.
1977 Jimmy Holmes makes his debut in defence in a match that saw Spurs equal biggest margin of home defeat by West Bromwich Albion.
1983 Smallest away crowd for a match against Coventry City = 11,027
1983 This match was Tottenham's first home League match since the turn of the year, because of postponements due to bad weather.
1988 Equal biggest home defeat by Norwich City.

Nico Claesen notches his last goal for the club.

2017 Heung-Min Son scores a hat-trick in Tottenham's 6-0 win over Millwall in the FA Cup quarter final.

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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