Shackleton scores the only goal of his Tottenham career, while Chris
Carrick gets the last one of his.
||Basset scores four goals - the
equal highest number of goals by a single player for Spurs v Orient.
||Dennis Bond, midfielder
||Len Duquemin's hat trick helps
Spurs record their equal highest home win over West Bromwich Albion.
||Ted Ditchburn plays his 247th
consecutive match - a club record - in front of the smallest away crowd for a
Spurs game against Manchester City = 9,984
||With the semi-final going the
way of Manchester City, captain Danny Blanchflower made a change to push Maurice
Norman into attack. The ploy did not pay off and the manager was irate
that he had taken things into his own hands, while the directors were vindicated
in their thinking that he could not be trusted to obey orders. When
similar moves had worked in the past, nothing had been said !!
||Spurs' biggest crowd for a trip
to Turf Moor = 46,804
||David Pleat, in charge of the
team following George Graham's dismissal from the club, guides Spurs to a win
over Coventry City.
||This FA Cup tie
was abandoned after 41 minutes when Bolton midfielder Fabrice Muamba
collapsed after suffering a cardiac arrest.
||Erik Lamela makes
his 100th Spurs appearance.