the spurs almanac

september 15th

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

1894 Uxbridge A Friendly 0 - 2
1900 Chatham H Southern League 5 - 0
1902 Millwall Athletic H Western League 4 - 3
1906 Swindon Town A Southern League 0 - 0
1917 Brentford A London Combination 2 - 5
1923 Middlesbrough A First Division 1 - 0
1925 Brentford H London FA Charity Cup R1 1 - 2
1928 Notts County A Second Division 0 - 2
1930 Preston North End H Second Division 0 - 0
1934 Chelsea A First Division 3 - 1
1945 West Ham United H Football League South 2 - 3
1947 West Ham United H Second Division 2 - 2
1951 Stoke City A First Division 6 - 1
1952 Liverpool H First Division 3 - 1
1954 Manchester United A First Division 1 - 2
1956 Aston Villa A First Division 4 - 2
1962 Blackburn Rovers H First Division 4 - 1
1965 Leeds United A First Division 0 - 2
1973 Sheffield United H First Division 1 - 2
1979 Southampton A First Division 2 - 5
1982 Coleraine (Northern Ireland) A ECWC R1 1L 3 - 0
1984 Queens Park Rangers H First Division 5 - 0
1990 Leeds United A First Division 2 - 0
1998 Brentford A League Cup R2 1L 3 - 2
2002 West Ham United H Premier League 3 - 2
2005 Arsenal H Premier League 1 - 3
2008 Aston Villa H Premier League 1 - 2
2011 PAOK Salonika (Greece) A Europa League Group A 0 - 0

 

        Notable Dates

1900 The results against Chatham were erased from the records as the Kent club resigned from the League later in the season.
1923 First victory away at Middlesbrough.
1951 Biggest away victory against Stoke City.
1952 Vic Groves scores twice on his Spurs debut.
1965 Maurice Norman plays the 400th game of his Spurs career in all competitions.
1979 Equal highest number of goals conceded against Southampton.
2002 Anthony Gardner grabs a last minute goal - his first for the club.

Striker Robbie Keane makes his Spurs debut.

2008 Roman Pavlyuchenko and Vedran Corluka make their Spurs debuts.
2011 Iago Falque, midfielder on loan from Juventus, make his Spurs debut.

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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