spurs v middlesbrough notes
|10.10.1914||Sir Robert Baden-Powell visited White Hart Lane for this match and was opening the new rifle range at the Tottenham Rifle Club after the game.|
Cup winners Italy watch Spurs play Middlesbrough at the Lane, just four
days before meeting England in a friendly match.
“They (the Italians) spoke in high praise of the play of individual members of both sides and expressed their satisfaction that they has not to play against (George) Hunt on Wednesday.”Hunt had been called up as a replacement for Manchester City's Sam Tilson, but got a knock in the Boro game and had to withdraw himself.
|16.08.2008||Former Spur Mido scores for Middlesbrough.|
they are linked with both
|Nick Barmby||Came up through the ranks at Tottenham and was a big hit with the club in his 102 games for the club as a forward, but wanted to move nearer his home town of Hull, so bought by Boro for in 1995 for £5,250,000. Appeared 49 times in 14 months at the Riverside, but moved on to Everton.|
|Simon Beaton||War-time guest player.|
|Alex "Sandy" Brown||A free-scoring forward came down from Scotland to play for Preston North End and Portsmouth before joining Spurs to contribute goals in every round (including two in the final and one in the replay) that helped them win the FA Cup in 1901 as a Southern League side. 64 goals in 84 games showed his instinct for putting the ball in the net and his ability soon came to the attention of Portsmouth, where he stayed for a season before moving to Ayresome Park. 15 goals in a two season stay at Middlesbrough came before moves to Luton Town and Kettering Town before returning to Scotland.|
|Allan Hall||Signed by Boro from Doncaster Rovers in March 1928 and scored on his debut, but failed to get a regular place in the side. Moved on until Tottenham picked him up from Lincoln for £3,000 in June 1933. Made only two first team appearances, but was captain of the reserves and once scored 49 goals in 38 appearances for the second and third teams !! Spurs got their money back on him, when he moved to Blackpool in March 1934.|
|Les Howe||Played for Middlesbrough once in season 1944-45 as a guest player during WWII, while on RAF service in the North-East. His career was with Spurs in the South though and he made 268 appearances for Spurs scoring 42 goals in the process.|
|Robbie Keane||Well-travelled striker who had two long spells with Spurs, winning the League Cup in 2008. On retiring form playing, he teamed up with former team-mate Jonathan Woodgate to be assistant manager at Middlesbrough in 2019.|
|Cyril Knowles||Made Boro debut in April 1963 and played 39 times for them before signing for Tottenham in May 1964 for £45,000. Played over 500 times for Spurs at left back until he had to retire in 1976 with a knee injury. Later coached at Middlesbrough.|
|Peter McWilliam||Managed both clubs.|
|Mido||Strong-minded Egyptian forward, who had trouble with his weight at Spurs, despite the fact that on his day, he could be a handful. Left to join Boro, when it looked as though he would not be getting selected as first choice.|
|Graeme Souness||Having come through the ranks at the Lane, Souness thought he should be getting more first team exposure. Bill Nicholson disagreed and the Scot wanted away, because he was "homesick", so he got a move to Middlesbrough, where he played from 1973 to January 1978.|
|Terry Venables||Managed both clubs.|
|Jonathan Woodgate||Middlesbrough born, centre half Woodgate started with Leeds, before moving onto Newcastle United and Real Madrid before signing for his hometown team in 2006. Came to Spurs in the January transfer window of 2008 for £7 million and scored the winning League Cup final goal within six weeks of joining THFC. Went on to manage his home-town team with former team-mate Robbie Keane as his number two.|
|Luke Young||Started at Spurs and came through the youth set-up to join the first team, but in 2001 he left to join Charlton Athletic, then moved to Boro for 2.5 million in July 2007.|
|Christian Ziege||Spent three years at Spurs from 2001 to 2004, during which he was hit by injury, but played 52 times in the left back/midfield slot. Had earlier been with Boro from 1999-2000 playing 34 games before leaving for Liverpool.|
|Wilf Mannion||Middlesbrough legend Wilf Mannion played for Spurs as a guest player during the Second World War making four appearances in the 1941-42 season in the London League.|
debuts against middlesbrough
|Giovani Dos Santos||16.08.2008|
first goal for the club - scored against middlesbrough
last goal for the club - scored against middlesbrough
|04.02.1905||Alex 'Sandy' Brown (formerly of Spurs) makes his last appearance for Boro.|
|09.02.1905||Harry Astley and James Bell make their last appearances for Boro.|
|13.02.1915||Tom Storey scored his only League goal for Boro.|
|26.02.1910||Harry Bardman plays his first game for Middlesbrough, while Simon Beaton plays his last.|
|15.12.1951||Bobby Corbett makes his Middlesbrough debut.|
|27.01.1981||Garth Crooks played his 50th Spurs League appearance.|
|29.08.1981||Steve Perryman made his 600th Spurs appearance in all competitions.|
|20.12.1975||Ian Bailey makes his Middlesbrough debut.|
|28.09.2002||Goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer made his 200th
appearance for Middlesbrough.
Teddy Sheringham's 600th League appearance
|26.10.2003||Anthony Gardner made his 50th
appearance for Tottenham.
Stephen Carr's 200th League appearance for Tottenham.
Mauricio Taricco made his 300th appearance in English football.
Bobby Zamora made his 150th total club appearance.
Ledley King made his 100th total Spurs appearance.
|09.03.2004||Ledley King made his 100th Premiership appearance for Spurs.|
Michael Carrick makes his 150th career League appearance.
The win took Spurs' total of post war
League points to 3,002
Spurs' first goal made it 400 in home Premier League matches all time.
|18.12.2005||The first goal conceded by Tottenham was the 5,000th shipped in the club's League history.|
makes his 100th start for an English club (Fulham and Tottenham).
Yakubu makes his 50th Premiership appearance in a Middlesbrough shirt.
Malcolm Christie makes his 150th career League appearance (Derby and Middlesbrough).
Andrew Taylor makes his 50th career League appearance (Middlesbrough and Bradford City).
Middlesbrough's defeat was their 1500thin their history.
Martin Jol's 100th game in charge of Tottenham.
Mark Viduka makes his 200th Premiership appearance (Leeds and Middlesbrough).
Aaron Lennon makes his 50th League appearance for Tottenham.
Gareth Southgate's 50th game in charge of Boro.
Jermain Defoe makes his 250th career league appearance (West Ham, Bournemouth and Spurs) and Robbie Keane makes his 250th Premier League appearance (Coventry City, Leeds United and Spurs).
Michael Dawson makes his 200th career appearance (Nottingham Forest and Tottenham).
Robbie Keane makes his 250th Tottenham
Tom Huddlestone makes his 150th career league appearance (Derby County, Tottenham Hotspur and Wolverhampton Wanderers).
|16.08.2008||Didier Digard made his debut for Middlesbrough as a substitute in this match.|
Michael Dawson makes his 200th career league appearance (Nottingham Forest and Tottenham).
Robbie Keane makes his 200th Premier League appearance for Tottenham.Adam Johnson makes his 100th club career appearance (Middlesbrough, Leeds and Watford).
This was the 250th
Middlesbrough match played at the Riverside Stadium.
Calum Chambers makes his debut for Middlesbrough.
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