the spurs almanac

september 12th

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

1896 Wolverton A Southern League 0 - 1
1898 Surrey Wanderers H Friendly 5 - 0
1903 Millwall H Southern League 0 - 1
1904 Brighton & Hove Albion H Friendly 3 - 1
1908 Barnsley H Second Division 4 - 0
1914 Bradford City A First Division 2 - 2
1921 West Ham United A London Professional Football Charity Fund 0 - 1
1925 Everton A First Division 1 - 1
1927 Middlesbrough H First Division 4 - 2
1931 Manchester United A Second Division 1 - 1
1936 Newcastle United A Second Division 1 - 0
1938 Sheffield United H Second Division 2 - 2
1942 Charlton Athletic H Football League South 6 - 1
1945 Leicester City H Football League South 6 - 2
1953 Liverpool H First Division 2 - 1
1959 Manchester United A First Division 5 - 1
1962 Wolverhampton Wanderers H First Division 1 - 2
1964 West Ham United A First Division 2 - 3
1970 Blackpool H First Division 3 - 0
1981 Wolverhampton Wanderers A First Division 1 - 0
1984 Real Madrid A Bento's Testimonial 0 - 1
1987 Southampton H First Division 2 - 1
1994 Southampton H Premier League 1 - 2
1999 Bradford City A Premier League 1 - 1
2004 Norwich City H Premier League 0 - 0
2009 Manchester United H Premier League 1 - 3

 

Games on this day in Tottenham Hotspur's history

TOTAL Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
  27 12 6 8 54 25
Home  Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
15 9 2 4 40 18
Away  Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
11 3 4 4 14 12
Neutral Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
0 0 0 0 0 0
             
             
Biggest win on this day

5-0   Surrey Wanderers  (Friendly) (Home)  1898
6-1   Charlton Athletic  (Football League South) (Home)  1942

Biggest defeat on this day

1-3  Manchester United (Premier League) (Home)  2009

Biggest score-line on this day

6-2  Leicester City  (Football League South) (Home)  1945

Last win on this day

1987  2-1  Southampton (First Division) (Home)

Last draw on this day

2004  0-0  Norwich City (Premier League) (Home)

Last defeat on this day

2009  1-3  Manchester United (Premier League) (Home)

We have played Manchester United most times on this day - 3 times

 

                 Notable Dates

1903 First meeting with our opponents as Millwall.
1908 First match against Barnsley.
1921 53mm of rain fell in Tottenham in this one day.
1945 Equal highest number of goals scored against Leicester City.
1959 Most goals scored by Spurs at Old Trafford and joint biggest away win against Manchester United.  Dave Mackay's first goal for Spurs.
1994 First home Premier League defeat to SCBC.

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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