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march 16th

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

1889 Edmonton H Friendly 1 - 1
1895 Old Carthusians H FA Amateur Cup R2 0 - 5
1896 Woolwich Arsenal A Friendly 3 - 1
1899 Thames Ironworks A Thames & Medway League 1 - 2
1901 Reading H Southern League 1 - 0
1903 Queens Park Rangers A London League 0 - 1
1907 New Brompton H Southern League 2 - 0
1912 Liverpool A First Division 2 - 1
1918 West Ham United H (at Highbury) London Combination 0 - 5
1929 Clapton Orient A Second Division 3 - 2
1931 Everton H Second Division 1 - 0
1935 Manchester City H First Division 0 - 0
1940 Portsmouth A Football League South Group C 2 - 1
1946 Fulham H Football League South 1 - 3
1957 Portsmouth H First Division 2 - 0
1963 Ipswich Town A First Division 4 - 2
1968 Nottingham Forest A First Division 0 - 0
1971 Liverpool H FA Cup R6r 0 - 1
1974 Norwich City H First Division 0 - 0
1976 Wolverhampton Wanderers A First Division 1 - 0
1985 Liverpool A First Division 1 - 0
1991 Aston Villa A First Division 2 - 3
1996 Blackburn Rovers H Premier League 2 - 3
1999 Barnsley A FA Cup R6 1 - 0
2003 Liverpool H Premier League 2 - 3
2005 Charlton Athletic A Premier League 0 - 2
2008 Manchester City A Premier League 1 - 2
2014 Arsenal H Premier League 0 - 1

 

           Notable Dates

1909

Len Bolan, outside right 1933-1936, born.

1912

Tom Mason gets his only goal for the club.

1918

Biggest home defeat by West Ham United.

1929 Ted Harper makes scoring debut for Spurs in attack in front of the biggest away crowd for a match against Orient = 37,615

Jimmy Dimmock's second goal of the game was his 100th for the club.

1935   Inside forward, Andy Duncan makes his debut.

Hedley Foster plays his last game for the club.

1943 Ron Piper, inside forward 1962-1963, born.
1946 Roy White and John Hall play their last Spurs games .
1973

Bill Bann, full back 1923-1930, dies.

1985 Exactly 73 years since the last win at Anfield, an opportunist Garth Crooks goal gives Spurs their victory against Liverpool on opposition territory.
1991 Ian Hendon makes his defensive debut in a game that saw a hat trick scored against Spurs for the first time in ten years at White Hart  Lane.
1996 Jason Cundy makes his last appearance for Spurs.
2001 George Graham is sacked as Spurs manager after an argument with Executive Vice Chairman David Buchler over speaking to the Press about private meetings within the club. 
2003 Mauricio Taricco scores his first goal for the club. 

Jamie Slabber comes on as substitute for his first first team action.

2008 Didier Zokora makes his 50th Premier League match for Tottenham.

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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