the spurs almanac

september 26th

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

1891 Hampstead H Friendly 6 - 2
1896 Casuals A Friendly 4 - 1
1903 Plymouth Argyle H Southern League 0 - 2
1904 Bristol Rovers H Western 1 - 0
1908 Hull City A Second Division 0 - 1
1914 Manchester City A First Division 1 - 2
1925 Sunderland A First Division 0 - 3
1931 Nottingham Forest H Second Division 1 - 3
1936 Barnsley A Second Division 0 - 1
1942 Southampton H Football League South 1 - 1
1953 Manchester United H First Division 1 - 1
1956 Partick Thistle H Anglo-Scottish Floodlit Tournament 4 - 1
1959 Leicester City A First Division 1 - 1
1964 Manchester United A First Division 1 - 4
1970 Manchester City H First Division 2 - 0
1978 IFK Gotenburg (Sweden) A Friendly 0 - 1
1981 Manchester City A First Division 1 - 0
1984 Halifax Town A League Cup R2 1L 5 - 1
1987 Manchester United A First Division 0 - 1
1990 Hartlepool United H League Cup R2 1L 5 - 0
1993 Ipswich Town A Premier League 2 - 2
1998 Leeds United H Premier League 3 - 3
1999 Wimbledon A Premier League 1 - 1
2000 Brentford H League Cup R2 2L 2 - 0
2009 Burnley H Premier League 5 - 0
2012 Carlisle United A League Cup R3 3 - 0
2015 Manchester City H Premier League 4 - 1

 

          Notable Dates

1903 First meeting with Plymouth Argyle.
1908 First defeat at the hands of Hull City.

First overseas player - Max Seeburg - to play in the Football League.

1984 Equal biggest winning margin against Halifax Town.  Only home match played against them.
1990 Paul Gascoigne scores four times for the highest individual tally in a game against Hartlepool.
1991 Joe Hulme, manager January 1946 - June 1949, dies.
1998 Leeds managed for the last time by George Graham before he took over at Tottenham.
1999 Stephen Carr's first League goal scored for Spurs.
2009 Robbie Keane scores four goals for Spurs in their first Premier League meeting with Burnley.
2012 Their first goals for Spurs scored by Jan Vertonghen and Gylfi Sigurdsson.
2015 Toby Alderweireld scores his first goal for Spurs.

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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