the spurs almanac

november 24th

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

1883 Sekforde Rovers A Friendly 2 - 0
1888 Plaistow H Friendly 4 - 0
1894 Clapton A FA Cup QR3 4 - 0
1900 Reading A Southern League 1 - 3
1902 Reading H Southern Charity Cup R1 1 - 1
1906 Brighton & Hove Albion A Southern League 0 - 2
1917 West Ham United H (at Highbury) London Combination 2 - 0
1923 Arsenal H First Division 3 - 0
1924 Clapton Orient Highbury London FA Charity Cup Semi-Final 1 - 2
1928 Bristol City A Second Division 1 - 2
1934 Sheffield Wednesday H First Division 3 - 2
1945 Chelsea H Football League South 3 - 2
1951 Portsmouth A First Division 0 - 2
1956 Manchester United H First Division 2 - 2
1962 Burnley A First Division 1 - 2
1971 Arsenal H First Division 1 - 1
1973 Wolverhampton Wanderers H First Division 1 - 3
1975 West Ham United A League Cup R4r 2 - 0 (aet)
1979 Everton A First Division 1 - 1
1984 Chelsea H First Division 1 - 1
1990 Norwich City H First Division 2 - 1
1993 Wimbledon H Premier League 1 - 1
1996 Arsenal A Premier League 1 - 3
1997 Crystal Palace H Premier League 0 - 1
2001 West Ham United A Premier League 1 - 0
2002 Leeds United H Premier League 2 - 0
2010 Werder Bremen (Germany) H Champions League Group A 3 - 0
2013 Manchester City A Premier League 0 - 6

 

          Notable Dates

1882 Percy Mapley, full back 1903-1905, born.
1907 Jimmy Smy, inside forward 1928-1931, born.
1928 Arthur Crompton makes his debut at outside right and scores one goal.
1931 Tommy Bing, winger 1954-1958, born and John L. Jones, inside forward 1897-1904, dies.
1934 Billy Leech, half back 1898-1899, dies.
1960 Garry Brooke, midfield 1980-1985, born.
1970 William "Sonny" Walters, outside right 1943-1956, dies.
1997 Chris Hughton was nominally in charge of the side for this match as new manager Christian Gross watched from the West Stand before assuming control.
2010 A comfortable win over Werder Bremen sees Spurs through to the last 16 of the Champions League in their first season in the competition.
2013 Spurs' biggest away defeat at Manchester City, which equalled their biggest losing margin in the Premier League.

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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