spurs v wba notes

25.09.1926 Match attended by Prince Feizal - Second son of the King of Hejaz and Governor of Mecca
29.11.1980 Last match played in front of the old West Stand at White Hart Lane before it was demolished.

 

they are linked to both

John Acquroff .
Ossie Ardiles .
Gerry Armstrong .
Keith Burkinshaw Spurs manager from 1976 to 1984, winning two FA Cups and a UEFA Cup, who then spent time as boss at the Hawthorns from June 1993 to October 1994.
Freddie Cox .
Garth Crooks .
Tom Evans Signed amateur forms for Spurs in May 1927 and professional in August 1929.  Played until September 1936, occasionally captaining the side and making a total of 101 matches for Tottenham's first team, scoring four times.  Evans joined WBA in May 1937, but failed to make a senior appearance for the club.
Ruel Fox .
John Gorman Was coach at the Hawthorns under the manager Brian Little in the 1999-2000 season.
Charlie Hewitt .
Eric Jones Played for WBA from May 1939 and scored a hat trick for Albion the day before WW II broke out and then played for Spurs as a war-time guest player in September 1943 and played 16 matches, scoring seven times.
Chris Perry .
Graham Roberts .
Steve Walford Started his career at Spurs, but spent a spell on loan at the Hawthorns later in his career.
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debuts against wba

Matt Forster 26.02.1921
Alexander Hunter 26.02.1921
John Reddish 21.04.1930
John Acquroff 29.09.1945
Charlie Whitchurch 07.09.1946
Eddie Baily 04.01.1947
William "Sonny" Walters 04.01.1947
Jack Chisholm 23.08.1947
Cyril Toulouse 11.09.1948
Les Dicker 23.08.1952
Alan Grubb 23.08.1952
Tony Want 01.03.1968
Terry Naylor 28.03.1970
Barry Daines 20.11.1971
Peter Taylor 02.10.1976
Jimmy Holmes 12.03.1977
Garry Brooke 29.11.1980
Noe Pamarot 25.08.2004
Rafael van der Vaart 11.09.2010
William Gallas 11.09.2010
Jan Vertonghen 25.08.2012

 

last game played for the club - against wba

Buchanan Sharp 22.09.1924
Alex Lindsay 21.04.1930
Jimmy Dimmock 24.01.1931
Andy Thompson 24.01.1931
Les Dicker 20.12.1952
Terry Medwin 02.03.1962
Jimmy Collins 21.04.1962
John Smith 28.12.1963
Laurie Brown 07.05.1966
Derek Possee 07.05.1966
Don McAllister 02.05.1981
Kazuyuki Toda 21.04.2003

 

first goal for the club - scored against wba

Tom Clay 28.09.1914
Sammy Brooks 21.10.1922
Ronnie Dix 02.09.1939
John Acquroff 29.09.1945
Les Bennett 07.09.1946
William "Sonny" Walters 04.01.1947
Maurice Norman 26.12.1955
Peter Taylor 02.10.1976
Gordon Smith 02.05.1981

 

last goal for the club - scored against wba

Charlie Woodruff 13.03.1909
Jimmy Bauchop 06.12.1913
Jimmy Skinner 21.10.1922
Sammy Brooks 21.10.1922
Frank Osborne 21.04.1930
Jimmy Smailes 28.03.1931
John Acquroff 29.09.1945
Les Dicker 20.12.1952
Bobby Smith 26.12.1963
Eddie Clayton 07.05.1966
Gordon Smith 02.05.1981
Teddy Sheringham 21.04.2003

 

milestones

22.12.1928 Third goal conceded was the 100th let in by Spurs in the Second Division.
28.03.1931 100th time Spurs played at home in the Second Division.
04.11.1933 Second goal scored by Tottenham was their 500th away goal in the League.
24.09.1938 First goal scored by West Brom. was Tottenham's 1,000th away goal conceded in the League.
26.11.1960 Tottenham's 1,500th away League goal scored.
26.12.1963 Bobby Smith scores his 200th career goal.
07.11.1981 Steve Archibald plays the 50th Spurs match of his career.
25.08.2004 Albion's Scott Dobie makes his 250th first class appearance in English and Scottish League football.
12.02.2005 Jermain Defoe's second goal was the 200th scored against West Bromwich Albion by Spurs in senior competition.

Paul Robinson makes his 150th career appearance.

20.04.2005 Darren Moore makes his 450th career club appearance.
28.12.2005 The defeat was Tottenham's 200th in the Premier League.

Paul Robinson makes his 150th career Premiership appearance (Leeds and Tottenham).

Michael Carrick makes his 50th start for Spurs.

27.03.2006

Robbie Keane's first goal was his 50th in the Premiership for Spurs and his second was his 100th career Premier League goal.

Martin Albrechtsen makes his 50th start for West Bromwich Albion.

Ronnie Wallwork makes his 100th career League start.

02.05.2009 The victory gave Spurs 1,200 in the top flight.

WBA's 75th away match in Premier League history.

Filipe Teixeira makes his 50th appearance for West Bromwich Albion.

11.09.2010 Chris Brunt scores his 50th career league goal.
23.04.2011 Tottenham's second goal was the club's 100th scored in their Premier League history.

Jermain Defoe scores his 100th League goal and 100th Tottenham goal.

26.11.2011 Scott Parker makes his 300th Premier League appearance.
   

 

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