Channell, full back 1933-1936, born.
home crowd for a game with the Terriers = 17,000
was presented with the First Division trophy after this match at White
win the FA Cup for the second year running against a Burnley side who
were just edged out of the League title by Ipswich Town. It was
Tottenham's only chance of salvaging something from their season and
took the lead through Jimmy Greaves. Burnley hit back with an
equaliser, but Tottenham went on to win with goals from Bobby Smith and
a penalty from Danny Blanchflower.
Aleksic plays his last game for Tottenham.
Galvin scores a hat trick in Spurs win over the Saints.
to win this match against fellow strugglers Oldham Athletic to ensure
Premiership football for the next season. Spurs had slipped down
the table and the game had been postponed twice already, but was played
in rainy conditions. Goals by Vinny Samways (his last for the
club) and David Howells
ensured that the necessary result was achieved.
Dozzell's goal and a result elsewhere prevented Newcastle United from
going top and gave Manchester United the championship.
||A late Peter
Crouch goal gave Tottenham the result that took them into the Champions
League for the first time by ensuring that they finished in fourth
position with a game still to play.