Bob Brown, full-back
John L. Jones scores the first
goal of his Tottenham career.
||Joe Blake makes his debut at
outside left, as does Forward George Leach.
James Grey makes his
first Spurs appearance at
||First home defeat by
||Biggest away crowd against
Chelsea = 76,000
The equal biggest away win for
Spurs at Stamford Bridge.
Biggest League crowd for
a Spurs league fixture.
||Biggest home crowd against
Queens Park Rangers = 69,718
Willie Newbigging, centre forward
Winger Johnny Gavin plays his
first Tottenham game.
||Jimmy Greaves scores a fantastic
solo goal dribbling past many famous United players to help Spurs to a 1-5 win,
that United were to avenge later on the same season.
||First ever meeting with
Perryman captains the England Under-21 side against Poland at Plymouth.
||Smallest home crowd against Carlisle
United = 12,813
||One of Spurs heaviest defeats
with the half-time score being 3-2 to Derby County, a second half capitulation
left Spurs well beaten. Biggest defeat by Derby County and highest total
of goals in a game between the two clubs.
Piercy becomes the 500th player used in the League by Spurs when he
comes on as a substitute at Pride Park.