the spurs almanac

november 30th

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

1889 Foxes H Friendly 1 - 0
1895 London Welsh H Friendly 3 - 2
1903 Bristol Rovers H Western League  2 - 1
1907 Leyton H Southern League  1 - 0
1908 West Ham United A London FA Charity Cup R2 2 - 0
1912 Oldham Athletic A First Division 1 - 4
1918 Chelsea A London Combination 1 - 3
1929 Notts. County A Second Division 1 - 0
1935 Blackpool H Second Division 3 - 1
1940 Southend United A Football League South 2 - 3
1946 Leicester City A Second Division 1 - 1
1957 Manchester United A First Division 4 - 3
1963 Sheffield Wednesday H First Division 1 - 1
1974 Sheffield United A First Division 1 - 0
1985 Aston Villa A First Division 2 - 1
2002 Birmingham City A Premier League 1 - 1
2008 Everton H Premier League 0 - 1
2011 PAOK Salonika (Greece) H Europa League Group A 1 - 2
2014 Everton H Premier League 2 - 1

 

          Notable Dates

1908 Joe Walton scores his last goal in Spurs colours.
1912 Equal biggest losing margin in an away game with Oldham Athletic.
1935 Bill Edrich makes his debut on the wing.
1940 Equal biggest defeat by Southend United in an away game.

Roy White's first goal for Tottenham.

1944 George Graham, Spurs manager 1998-2000, born.
1949 England beat Italy 2-0 at White Hart Lane in front of 71,797 in friendly international.
1957 Spurs record their first away win of the season at Old Trafford.
1960 Gary Lineker, forward 1989-1992, born.
1970 Spurs Reserves beat Wimbledon 1-0 in the London Challenge Cup Final at White Hart Lane.  among the visitors was a man to be Spurs manager - Peter Shreeves.  Click here for a report.
1975 Ben Thatcher, left back 2000-2003, born.
2002 First meeting with Birmingham City in the Premier League.
2004 Bill Brown, goalkeeper 1959-66, dies.
2008 Vedran Corluka plays his 50th career game 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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