the spurs almanac

august 22nd

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

1914 Arsenal H War Relief Fund 1 - 5
1949 Plymouth Argyle H Second Division 4 - 1
1953 Sheffield Wednesday A First Division 1 - 2
1956 Manchester City A First Division 2 - 2
1959 Newcastle United A First Division 5 - 1
1960 Blackpool A First Division 3 - 1
1964 Sheffield United H First Division 2 - 0
1970 Wolverhampton Wanderers A First Division 3 - 0
1979 Norwich City A First Division 0 - 4
1981 Aston Villa N (Wembley) FA Charity Shield 2 - 2
1987 Chelsea H First Division 1 - 0
1989 Everton A First Division 1 - 2
1992 Crystal Palace H Premier League 2 - 2
1998 Sheffield Wednesday H Premier League 0 - 3
2000 Middlesbrough A Premier League 1 - 1
2011 Manchester United A Premier League 0 - 3
2013 Dinamo Tbilisi (Georgia) A Europa League Qualifying Play off 1L 5 - 0
2015 Leicester City A Premier League 1 - 1

 

Games on this day in Tottenham Hotspur's history

TOTAL Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
  18 7 5 6 34 30
Home  Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
6 3 1 2 10 11
Away  Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
11 4 3 4 22 17
Neutral Played Won Drawn Lost For Against
1 0 1 0 2 2
             
             
Biggest win on this day

5-0   Dinamo Tbilisii (Georgia) (Europa League Qualifying Play-off 1st Leg) (Away)  2013

Biggest defeat on this day

1-5  Arsenal (War Relief Fund) (Home)  1914
0-4  Norwich City  (First Division) (Away)  1979

Biggest score-line on this day

1-5  Arsenal (War Relief Fund) (Home)  1914
5-1  Newcastle United  (First Division) (Home)  1959

Last win on this day

2013  5-0   Dinamo Tbilisii (Georgia) (Europa League Qualifying Play-off 1st Leg) (Away)

Last draw on this day

2015  1-1  Leicester City  (Premier League) (Away)

Last defeat on this day

2011  0-3  Manchester United (Premier League) (Away)

We have played no team more than once on this day.

 

                Notable Dates

1901 Ted Harper, centre forward 1928-1932, born.
1937 Laurie Brown, centre half/forward 1963-1966, born.
1948 Fred Sargent, outside right 1934-1946, dies.
1949 Alf Ramsey scores his first goal for Spurs.
1959 Johnny Brooks scores his last Spurs goal.

Goalkeeper Bill Brown makes his Spurs debut.

Cliff Jones scores a hat trick to assist Spurs gain their biggest away win over the Magpies.

1964 Pat Jennings makes his first appearance for Spurs between the sticks, while Cyril Knowles makes his debut at left back.
1981 Two Mark Falco goals grab Spurs a share of the Charity Shield against Aston Villa.
1992 Neil Ruddock becomes the first Spurs player to be sent off in the Premier League.

Gordon Durie scores Tottenham's first goal in the Premier League.

Dean Austin makes his Spurs debut in defence.

2010 Spurs complete the free transfer of defender William Gallas.
2011 Tottenham's delayed start to the season ends in defeat at Old Trafford.

Brad Friedel becomes Tottenham's oldest debutant at 40 years and 96 days.  He was the oldest player to represent Spurs since World War II.

Roman Pavlyuchenko makes his 100th Spurs appearance.

2013 Paulinho scores his first goal in the colours of Tottenham Hotspur.
2015 Dele Alli scores his first Tottenham Hotspur goal.

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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