Jimmy Seed, inside forward
First home match against
Brighton then bearing the name Brighton United and still Spurs biggest home
defeat by that club. Played in front of the smallest home crowd for a
fixture against the Seagulls = 2,500
||Full back John Wilkinson makes
his Spurs debut.
||Jimmy Kennedy makes his half
back debut for Tottenham in their first league match against Sunderland
||Bobby Steel scores for the club for the
|| Walter Tull
is killed in action in World War I.
||The second year running
that Spurs had met Preston in the FA Cup semi-final, this time at
Hillsborough. It was fate that Cup holders Spurs should lose their grip on
the trophy as a goal was disallowed when the ref blew up for a Preston player
being "injured" upfield when the ball was on it's way into the net,
but had not crossed the line.
Bann plays his first game for Spurs in the full back position in front of the smallest away crowd for
a game at Newcastle United = 11,247
||Full back Harry Marshall makes
his one and only appearance for Spurs.
||Jimmy Brain scores for the last time for Spurs.
||Ron Burgess scores for his first Spurs
Johnny Morrison hits his
100th goal with his second of the match.
||Terry Yorath, midfielder
||Only game played
against Mansfield Town away from home. It did feature the highest number
of goals scored in a match between the two clubs and the two goals by Glenn
Hoddle are the most goals scored in a match against The Stags.
Micky Stead plays his last Spurs game.
||Record appearance holder Steve Perryman leaves to join Oxford United
after 17 years with the club.