the spurs almanac
(match reports accessible by clicking on opponent's name, where available)
|1887||Hendon||A||London Senior Cup R1||0 - 6|
|1892||2nd Coldstream Guards||H||Friendly||6 - 0|
|1896||Royal Scots Greys||H||Friendly||5 - 0|
|1898||Chatham||H||Southern League||2 - 0|
|1900||Notts. County||H||Friendly||1 - 1|
|1904||Bristol Rovers||A||Southern League||1 - 3|
|1906||West Ham United||A||Western League||0 - 5|
|1910||Preston North End||H||First Division||1 - 1|
|1921||Manchester Untied||H||First Division||2 - 2|
|1923||Clapton Orient||H||London Professional Football Charity Cup||1 - 3|
|1927||Cardiff City||A||First Division||1 - 2|
|1932||Preston North End||A||Second Division||6 - 2|
|1938||Luton Town||A||Second Division||0 - 0|
|1949||Southampton||A||Second Division||1 - 1|
|1955||Bolton Wanderers||H||First Division||0 - 3|
|1966||Manchester City||A||First Division||2 - 1|
|1973||Queens Park Rangers||A||League Cup R2||0 - 1|
|1975||Crewe Alexandra||A||League Cup R3||2 - 0|
|1977||Oldham Athletic||H||Second Division||5 - 1|
|1983||Vale Recreation (Guernsey)||A||Friendly||7 - 2|
|1986||Barnsley||H||League Cup R2 2L||5 - 3|
|1988||Charlton Athletic||A||First Division||2 - 2|
|1994||Queens Park Rangers||H||Premier League||1 - 1|
Games on this day in Tottenham Hotspur's history
Biggest win on this day
6-0 2nd Coldstream Guards (Friendly) (Home) 1892
Biggest defeat on this day
0-6 Hendon (London Cup) (Away) 1887
Biggest score-line on this day
7-2 Vale Recreation (Guernsey) (Friendly) (Away) 1983
Last win on this day
5-3 1984 Barnsley (League Cup) (Home)
Last draw on this day
1-1 1994 Queens Park Rangers (Premier League) (Home)
Last defeat on this day
0-1 1973 Queens Park Rangers (League Cup) (Away)
Teams we have played on this day
|1879||Albert Dixon, full back 1907-1908, born.|
|1882||Chris Carrick, outside left 1905-1906, born.|
|1898||Ernie Payne plays his last Spurs match.|
|1906||Equal biggest defeat by West Ham
Danny Steel makes his Spurs debut at centre half.
Full back Claude Watson plays the only game of his Tottenham career.
George Badenoch makes his last Tottenham appearance in this match.
|1910||Outside right John McTavish makes his debut for Spurs.|
|1921||Jimmy Archibald plays his last game in a Spurs shirt.|
|1927||Jimmy Townley scores the last goal of his Spurs career.|
|1931||Bill Brown, goalkeeper 1959-1967, was born.|
|1932||Equal highest number of goals scored by
Tottenham against Preston North End and the equal highest aggregate of goals in
a match between the sides.
Davie Colquhoun scores for the last time for the club.
Lanham, inside forward 1895-1897, dies.
Jock Britton, goalkeeper, 1926-1928, dies.
|1955||Heaviest home defeat to Bolton Wanderers.|
|1963||Allan Cockram, midfielder 1983-1984, born.|
|1973||First League Cup tie with Queens Park Rangers.|
|1975||First League Cup tie against Crewe
Alexandra and first away win against them.
Smallest away crowd for a match between the two sides = 10,561
Alfie Conn nets his last goal for Spurs.
Martin Robinson scores the final goal of his time at Tottenham.
Ralph Coates makes his last appearance as a Spurs player.
|1986||Highest aggregate of goals in a match
between the two teams.
Shaun Close scores his first Spurs goal on his debut as a forward.
|1994||Kevin Scott's red card, picked up for a fight with QPR's Les Ferdinand was reduced to a yellow card on appeal.|
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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