the spurs almanac

october 30th

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

1886 Old St. Pauls H Friendly 1 - 1
1897 2nd Coldstream Guards H FA Cup 1QR 7 - 0
1899 Reading H Southern District Combination 3 - 0
1909 Notts. County H First Division 1 - 3
1915 Watford H London Combination (1st Competition) 3 - 0
1920 Burnley A First Division 0 - 2
1926 Bolton Wanderers H First Division 1 - 0
1937 Chesterfield A Second Division 2 - 2
1943 Chelsea H Football League South 5 - 1
1948 Bradford Park Avenue H Second Division 5 - 1
1954 Sheffield United A First Division 1 - 4
1965 West Bromwich Albion H First Division 2 - 1
1968 Southampton H League Cup R5 1 - 0
1971 Stoke City A First Division 0 - 2
1972 Middlesbrough H League Cup R3 r2 2 - 1 (aet)
1976 Everton H First Division 3 - 3
1982 Aston Villa A First Division 0 - 4
1985 Orient H League Cup R2 2L 4 - 0
1990 Bradford City H League Cup R3 2 - 1 
1993 Blackburn Rovers A Premier League 0 - 1 
2004 Fulham A Premier League 0 - 2
2010 Manchester United A Premier League 0 - 2
2011 Queens Park Rangers H Premier League 3 - 1
2013 Hull City H League Cup R4 2 - 2 (aet; 1-1 at 90 mins) (won 8-7 on pens)

 

          Notable Dates

1897 Alex Hall scores both his only goal for Spurs.

Harry Crump also scores his last goal for the club in this match.

1909 Ivor Brown, centre forward and Frank Bentley, half-back, both make debuts in our first home League match against Notts. County.

Frank Drabble plays his last game for the club.

1915 Lowest home crowd for a match against Watford.
1917 Fred Griffiths, goalkeeper 1901-1902, killed in action during World War 1.
1961

Hans Segers, goalkeeper 1998-.

1968 First League Cup tie with Southampton.

Peter Collins' first goal in a Spurs shirt.

1969 Guy Butters, defender 1988-1991, born.
1971 Equal biggest home defeat by Stoke City.
1972 At last, the long-running League Cup 3rd Round tie against Middlesbrough was brought to an end.  Three matches and two lots of extra-time were needed to separate the two teams.
1982 Equal biggest away defeat by Aston Villa.
1990 First League Cup tie against Bradford City.

Tottenham's 75th tie in the competition.

1993

Winger Paul Moran plays his last game in a Spurs shirt.

Stephen Robison makes his debut up front.

2000

Jose Dominguez makes his last appearance in a Spurs shirt.

2004

Jermain Defoe makes his 100th Premier League career appearance.

2013 First meeting with Hull City in the League Cup.

Spurs won only their third ever penalty shoot-out to progress to the League Cup quarter final.

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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