the spurs almanac

may 20th

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

1907 Fulham N (Ostend) Friendly 2 - 1
1911 Wacker FC (Germany) N (Leipzig) Friendly 8 - 1
1912 Sports Athletic Club (Austria) A (Vienna) Friendly 5 - 2
1925 La Chaux de Finds (Switzerland) A Friendly 8 - 1
1955 Pecs Dozsa (Hungary) A (Pecs) Friendly 1 - 0
1963 Blackburn Rovers A First Division 0 - 3
1967 Chelsea Wembley FA Cup Final 2 - 1
1983 ASL (Trinidad) A Friendly 2 - 1
1991 Manchester United A First Division 1 - 1

 

Games on this day in Tottenham Hotspur's history

TOTAL Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
  9 7 1 1 29 11
Home Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
0 0 0 0 0 0
Away Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
6 4 1 1 17 8
Neutral Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
3 3 0 0 12 3
             
             
Biggest win on this day

8-1   Wacker FC  (Friendly) (Leipzig)  1911
8-1   Le Chaux de Finds  (Friendly) (Away)  1925

Biggest defeat on this day

0-3  Blackburn Rovers  (First Division) (Away)  1963

Biggest score-line on this day

0-3  Blackburn Rovers  (First Division) (Away)  1963

Last win on this day

1983  2-1  ASL (Trinidad) (Friendly) (Away)

Last draw on this day

1991  1-1  Manchester United  (First Division) (Home)

Last defeat on this day

1963  0-3  Blackburn Rovers  (First Division) (Away)

Teams we have played on this day

ASL (Trinidad) 1
Blackburn Rovers 1
Chelsea 1
Fulham 1
La Chaux de Finds (Switzerland) 1
Manchester United 1
Pecs Dozsa (Hungary) 1
Sports Athletic Club (Austria) 1
Wacker FC (Germany) 1

 

               Notable Dates

1961 Clive Allen, forward 1984-1988, born.
1963 Ron Piper makes his debut as an amateur in the inside forward position.
1967 The first all-London FA Cup Final was a bit of a let-down in truth, but Spurs dominated the match and deserved to take the Cup, doing just enough to overcome their West London opponents.
1991  Mitchell Thomas plays his final match for the club.

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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