the spurs almanac

october 2nd

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

1886 South Hackney H Friendly 13 - 1
1897 New Brompton A Southern League 0 - 1
1899 Gravesend United H Southern League 4 - 0
1905 Plymouth Argyle H Western League 0 - 2
1907 Reading A Western League 2 - 1
1909 Bristol City A First Division 0 - 0
1915 Crystal Palace H London Combination (First Competition) 2 - 4
1920 Manchester United H First Division 4 - 1
1922 West Ham United H London Professional Football Charity Cup 2 - 1
1926 Bury A First Division 0 - 0
1937 Stockport County A Second 2 - 3
1943 Aldershot H Football League South 5 - 2
1948 Blackburn Rovers H Second Division 4 - 0
1954 Charlton Athletic H First Division 1 - 4
1957 Wolverhampton Wanderers A First Division 0 - 4
1963 Birmingham City H First Division 6 - 1
1971 Ipswich Town H First Division 2 - 1
1976 West Bromwich Albion A First Division 2 - 4
1982 Swansea City A First Division 0 - 2
1983 Nottingham Forest H First Division 2 - 1
1985 Southampton H Screen Sport Super Cup Group A 2 - 1
1991 Hadjuk Split (Yugoslavia) H ECWC R1 2L 2 - 0
2004 Everton A Premier League 1 - 0
2008 Wisla Krakow (Poland) A UEFA Cup R1 2L 1 - 1
2010 Aston Villa H Premier League 2 - 1
2011 Arsenal H Premier League 2 - 1
2014 Besiktas (Turkey) H Europa League Group C 1 - 1
2016 Manchester City H Premier League 2 - 0

 

          Notable Dates

1905 Equal biggest home defeat by Plymouth Argyle.

John Chaplin makes his full back debut.

1907 Alf Day, half back 1932-1936, born.

Max Seeburg scores for Spurs for the first time.

Alf Whyman gets his last goal for the club.

1915 Equal biggest home defeat against Crystal Palace.

Jimmy Banks scores his first goal for Tottenham. 

1922 Charlie Wilson nets his last Spurs goal.
1937 Highest total of goals in a match between Spurs and Stockport County.

Biggest away crowd between the two clubs = 19,069

1943 Joint highest total of goals in a game between Spurs and Aldershot.

Roy White scores for Tottenham for the last time.

1954 Equal biggest home defeat by Charlton Athletic.

Derek King's last appearance in a Spurs shirt.

1957 Equal biggest away defeat by Wolverhampton Wanderers.
1963 Jimmy Greaves scores a hat-trick in Spurs' win over Birmingham City.
1964 Mitchell Thomas, defender 1986-1992, born.
1976 Winger Peter Taylor scores his first goal for Tottenham on his debut.
1985 Tottenham's first game in the short-lived Screen Sports Super Cup, which was introduced to replace the loss of European football because of the Heysel ban.
1987 Phil Gray, forward 1986-1992, born.
1991 David Tuttle scores his only goal for Spurs.

Ian Hendon makes his final Tottenham appearance.

2004 Noe Pamarot scores his first Spurs goal.

Tottenham's 3,500th League match.

2011 Kyle Walker scores his first goal for Tottenham.

The first goal of the game, scored by Rafael van der Vaart, was Tottenham's 10,000th in all competitions.

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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