the spurs almanac

may 4th

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

1905 Homen Wart Club (Austria) Vienna Friendly 6 - 0
1913 Red Star Amical (France) Paris Friendly 9 - 0
1918 Fulham H (at Upton Park) London Combination Subsidiary 2 - 3
1929 West Bromwich Albion H Second Division 2 - 0
1931 Arsenal Stamford Bridge London FA Charity Cup Final 1 - 2
1935 Leeds United A First Division 3 - 4
1940 Brentford A Football League South Group C 3 - 2
1946 Coventry City A Football League South 1 - 0
1953 Arsenal A Friendly 2 - 0
1963 Sheffield United H First Division 4 - 2
1968 Manchester City H First Division 1 - 3
1985 Coventry City H First Division 4 - 2
1988 Luton Town H First Division 2 - 1
1991 Nottingham Forest H First Division 1 - 1
2013 Southampton H Premier League 1 - 0

 

          Notable Dates

1918 Equal lowest home crowd for a match against Fulham = 2,000
1935 The equal highest total of goals in a match with Leeds United in front of the lowest away crowd for as match between the two sides = 7,668

Len Bolan's last goal was scored in this his last Spurs match.

1940 Johnny Morrison scores all three in Spurs win over the Bees.
1963 Jimmy Greaves breaks the goal-scoring record for a season with his goal in this game to make it 37 for the campaign.
1985 Smallest home crowd for a game with Coventry City = 16,711
1988 Steve Hodge plays his last Spurs game marking it with his last goal for the club.

Johnny Metgod and Clive Allen also play their last games in a Spurs shirt.

2013 Gareth Bale scores his 20th goal of the season on his 200th Spurs career appearance.

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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