the spurs almanac

october 27th

          Results
         (match reports accessible by clicking on opponent's name, where available)

1883 Leyton Rovers H Friendly 1 - 0
1894 Crouch End A Friendly 2 - 2
1900 West Ham United H Southern League 0 - 0
1906 Leyton A Southern League 1 - 1
1913 Crystal Palace H London Professional Football Charity Cup 1 - 2
1917 Crystal Palace H (at Highbury) London Combination 1 - 0
1919 Port Vale A Second Division 1 - 0
1923 Sunderland H First Division 1 - 1
1924 Fulham H London FA Charity Cup R1 5 - 1
1928 Stoke City A Second Division 0 - 2
1930 Chelsea A London FA Charity Cup R2 2 - 1
1934 Portsmouth H First Division 4 - 1
1945 Swansea Town H Football League South 3 - 1
1951 Sunderland A First Division 1 - 0
1952 Gloucester City A Friendly 1 - 2
1956 Burnley H First Division 2 - 0
1962 Leyton Orient A First Division 5 - 1
1971 Preston North End H League Cup R4 1 - 1
1973 Newcastle United A First Division 0 - 2
1975 Millwall A Friendly 1 - 3
1979 Nottingham Forest H First Division 1 - 0
1984 Stoke City H First Division 4 - 0
1990 Nottingham Forest A First Division 2 - 1
1993 Derby County A League Cup R3 1 - 0
1998 Northampton Town A League Cup R3 3 - 1
2001 Middlesbrough A Premier League 2 - 1
2004 Bolton Wanderers A League Cup R3 4 - 3 (aet)
2009 Everton H League Cup R4 2 - 0
2013 Hull City H Premier League 1 - 0

 

          Notable Dates

1900 First game played against West Ham United under that name.
1905 Joe Cullen, goalkeeper 1897-1899, died.
1906 First league match against Leyton.

William Dow plays his last game for the club.

1919 First match against Port Vale.
1928 First game played against Stoke City under that name.

Cecil Poynton is sent off in the 65th minute to become the first player for the club to be dismissed.

1930 Last game played for the club for Edwin Herod and Frank Hartley.
1934 Len Bolan scores his first goal for the club.
1957 Glenn Hoddle, midfielder 1975-1987 and manager 2001-2003, born.
1968 Vinny Samways, midfielder 1984-92, born.
1979 Glenn Hoddle's terrific right foot volley ends a move from goalkeeper to goal without touching the floor.
1984 Biggest home win over Stoke City.
1987 In Florida, Spurs Chairman, Irving Scholar, announces Terry Venables is to be the next Tottenham manager.
1993 First League Cup meeting with Derby County.  David Howells makes his 200th appearance for Spurs.
1998 First League Cup match against Northampton Town.
2001 Steffen Freund makes his 100th Spurs appearance.
2004 After twice being behind, Spurs come back to win 4-3 after extra time against Bolton in the League Cup.

Goran Bunjevcevic scores his last goal for Spurs.

2009 First meeting of the two clubs in the League Cup.

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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