the spurs almanac

october 7th

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

1893 City Ramblers H Friendly 2 - 0
1897 3rd Grenadier Guards H Friendly 4 - 0
1899 Brighton United H Southern League 6 - 1
1901 Millwall Athletic H Western League 3 -1
1905 Queens Park Rangers H Southern League 2 - 1
1907 West Ham United H Western League 2 - 1
1911 Bury H First Division 2 - 1
1916 Watford H London Combination 2 - 0
1922 Aston Villa H First Division 0 - 2
1933 Sunderland H First Division 3 - 1
1939 West Ham United H Friendly 0 - 2
1944 Crystal Palace H Football League South 3 - 1
1946 Newport County H Second Division 3 - 1
1950 Burnley H First Division 1 - 0
1967 Sheffield United H First Division 1 - 1
1969 Liverpool A First Division 0 - 0
1970 Sheffield United H League Cup R3 2 - 1
1972 Stoke City H First Division 4 - 3
1978 West Bromwich Albion A First Division 1 - 0
1981 Manchester United H League Cup R2 1L 1 - 0
1987 Torquay United H League Cup R2 2L 3 - 0
1992 Brentford A League Cup R2 2L 4 - 2
2007 Liverpool A Premier League 2 - 2

 

          Notable Dates

1899 Ted Hughes, Spurs half-back 1899-1908, makes his debut.

Brighton United resigned from the Southern League and this result was one of theirs which was wiped from the records. 

The highest total of goals in a match between Spurs and Brighton.

1916 Equal lowest away crowd against Watford = 2,000
1922 Charlie Wilson makes his last appearance in a Spurs shirt.
1933 Full back Fred Channell makes his debut.
1935 Bob Wilkie, winger 1956-1957, born.
1944 Harry Gilberg scores his first goal for the club.
1950 Colin Brittan makes his first appearance for Tottenham in the wing half position.

Sid Tickridge plays the final game of his Tottenham career.

1970 First meeting with Sheffield United in the League Cup.
1972 Equal highest aggregate of goals in a game between Spurs and Stoke City.
1982 Jermain Defoe, forward 2004-2008 and 2009- , born.
1992 Darren Anderton scores his first goal for the club.
2007 Robbie Keane plays his 400th club appearance of his career.

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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