the spurs almanac

november 29th

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

1884 Hadley H Friendly 0 - 1
1902 Portsmouth A Western League 2 - 2
1913 Liverpool A First Division 1 - 2
1919 Nottingham Forest H Second Division 5 - 2
1924 Sheffield United H First Division 4 - 1
1930 Port Vale H Second Division 5 - 0
1941 Charlton Athletic A London War League 1 - 2
1947 Coventry City H Second Division 2 - 1
1952 Sunderland H First Division 2 - 2
1954 Accrington Stanley A Friendly 0 - 0
1958 West Bromwich Albion A First Division 3 - 4
1967 Olympique Lyonnais (France) A European Cup Winners Cup R2 2L 0 - 1
1972 Red Star Belgrade (Yugoslavia) H UEFA Cup R3 1L 2 - 0
1975 Burnley H First Division 2 - 1
1980 West Bromwich Albion H First Division 2 - 3
1986 Nottingham Forest H First Division 2 - 3
1988 Southampton A League Cup R4 1 - 2
1989 Tranmere Rovers H League Cup R4r 4 - 0
1997 Everton A Premier League 2 - 0
2001 Fulham A League Cup R4 2 - 1
2003 Blackburn Rovers A Premier League 0 - 1
2007 Aalborg BK (Denmark) H UEFA Cup Group G 3 - 2
2015 Chelsea H Premier League 0 - 0

 

          Notable Dates

1898 Tom Roberts, centre forward 1928-1929, born.
1919 Jimmy Dimmock scores his first goal in Spurs colours.
1930 Ted Harper scores four goals in the match, the most in a single game against Port Vale.
1934 Terry Dyson, winger 1954-1965, born.
1947 Les Stevens scores his last Tottenham goal.
1948 Peter Collins, centre half 1967-1974, born.
1954 Bob Houston, centre forward 1902-1903 dies.

Chris McGrath, forward 1973-1977, born.

1967 Many of the crowd were left mystified about the final outcome of this tie, as Spurs crash out on away goals to French side Olympique Lyonnais
1969 Kasey Keller, goalkeeper 2001-2005, born.

Tottenham's home match against Everton was postponed because of heavy snow at lunch-time on the day of the match.

1978 Joe Allen, inside forward 1932-1934, died.
1980 Garry Brooke makes his midfield debut.
1997

Christian Gross' first game in charge as manager of Tottenham Hotspur.

Darren Anderton makes his 200th career League appearance.

2015 Christian Eriksen makes his 100th Spurs 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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