the spurs almanac
(match reports accessible by clicking on opponent's name, where available)
|1889||Vulcan||H||Friendly||5 - 1|
|1895||Clapton||A||Friendly||4 - 5|
|1898||Brighton United||A||United League||2 - 1|
|1901||Bristol Rovers||A||Southern League||2 - 1|
|1903||Queens Park Rangers||H||Western League||3 - 0|
|1907||Crystal Palace||H||Southern League||1 - 2|
|1908||Queens Park Rangers||H||London FA Charity Cup R1||1 - 0|
|1912||Middlesbrough||A||First Division||1 - 1|
|1918||Chelsea||H (at Highbury)||London Combination||2 - 1|
|1929||Nottingham Forest||H||Second Division||1 - 1|
|1935||Fulham||A||Second Division||2 - 1|
|1940||Queens Park Rangers||A||Football League South||1 - 1|
|1946||Burnley||H||Second Division||1 - 1|
|1957||Nottingham Forest||H||First Division||3 - 4|
|1963||Sheffield United||A||First Division||3 - 3|
|1964||Fulham||H||First Division||3 - 0|
|1968||Leicester City||H||First Division||3 - 2|
|1974||Burnley||H||First Division||2 - 3|
|1983||Lincoln City||H||League Cup R2 1L||3 - 1|
|1985||West Bromwich Albion||A||First Division||1 - 1|
|1991||Everton||A||First Division||1 - 3|
|2008||Hull City||H||Premier League||0 - 1|
|2014||Southampton||H||Premier League||1 - 0|
Games on this day in Tottenham Hotspur's history
Biggest win on this day
5-1 Vulcan (Friendly) (Home) 1889
Biggest defeat on this day
1-3 Everton (First Division) (Away) 1991
Biggest score-line on this day
4-5 Clapton (Friendly) (Away) 1895
Last win on this day
1-0 2014 Southampton (Premier League) (Home)
Last draw on this day
1-1 1985 West Bromwich Albion (First Division) (Away)
Last defeat on this day
0-1 2008 Hull City (Premier League) (Home)
Teams we have played on this day
|1898||First ever meeting with Brighton.|
|1901||First away win at Bristol Rovers.|
Fred Mearns makes his debut.
Ollie Burton scores the only goal of his Tottenham career.
John L Jones gets his final Spurs goal.
|1907|| First home defeat at the hands of
Harry Stansfield nets his last goal for the club.
|1922||The Spurs vs. Arsenal match of 23.9.1922 resulted in an FA inquiry into the players behaviour. Bert Smith, the Tottenham half-back, was banned for a month for using "filthy language" and two Arsenal players were censured for their actions during the game.|
|1934||Bill Edrich signs amateur forms with Spurs.|
|1945||Roy Brown, goalkeeper 1962-1968, born.|
|1954||Ian Moores, striker 1976-1979, born.|
|1957||Equal highest number of goals conceded to Nottingham Forest.|
|1968||Jimmy Greaves scores a hat-trick in Tottenham's win.|
John Pratt and Mike England score for Spurs and for Burnley in the same match. England actually scored two own goals for a very strange hat-trick !!
Mike England's goal for Tottenham was his last for the club.
|1978||Mark Gower, midfielder 1997-2000, born.|
|1983||Smallest home crowd for a match against Lincoln City = 20,241|
Hull City's first ever win
at White Hart Lane in their first Premier League meeting.
Didier Zokora makes his 100th Tottenham appearance.
Aaron Lennon plays his 100th Premier League match (Spurs and Leeds United).
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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