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|1884||Hanover United 2nd XI||H||Friendly||1 - 2|
|1901||West Ham United||A||Southern League||4 - 1|
|1903||West Ham United||H||Western League||1 - 0|
|1907||Brentford||H||Southern League||2 - 1|
|1918||Crystal Palace||H (Highbury)||London Combination||8 - 0|
|1920||Huddersfield Town||H||Second Division||2 - 0|
|1924||Cardiff City||H||First Division||1 - 1|
|1935||Bolton Wanderers||H||FA Cup R5||1 - 1|
|1938||Chesterfield||H||FA Cup R5r||2 - 1|
|1946||Arsenal||H||Football League South||2 - 0|
|1952||Manchester City||A||First Division||1 - 1|
|1957||Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic||A||FA Cup R5||1 - 3|
|1974||Arsenal||A||First Division||1 - 0|
|1980||Birmingham City||H||FA Cup R5||3 - 1|
|1991||Portsmouth||A||FA Cup R5||2 - 1|
|1992||Crystal Palace||H||First Division||0 - 1|
|1999||Wimbledon||A||League Cup Semi-Final 2L||1 - 0|
Games on this day in Tottenham Hotspur's history
Biggest win on this day
4-1 Burnley (First Division) (away) 1925
Biggest defeat on this day
0-3 QPR (First Division) (home) 1976
|1900||Willie Davies, outside right 1929-1933, born.|
|1901||Tottenham's first away win over West Ham United.|
|1903||David Quinn makes
his debut at inside forward along with Walter Moles at half back.
Centre half Walter Bugg plays his only game for Tottenham.
H. A. Rainbird scores the only goal of his Spurs career.
|1905||Harry Marshall, inside forward 1931-1932, born.|
|1907||Matt Reilly makes his last appearance for Tottenham.|
|1918||Tottenham's biggest home win over Crystal Palace.|
|1920||First home match against
Huddersfield Town and first home win.
Bert Goodman appears for the last time in a Spurs shirt.
|1935||Biggest home crowd for a visit
of Bolton Wanderers = 70,347 (a
club record crowd at the time)
Walter Bellamy's last Spurs appearance.
|1946||Albert Hall scores for Tottenham for the last time.|
|1957||A big shock in it's day as giant-killers Bournemouth from the Third Division beat First Division Spurs in their only win so far in matches between the two clubs in front of the biggest away crowd = 25,892|
|1974||Jose Dominguez, winger 1997-2000, born.|
|1979||Stephane Dalmat, loan midfielder 2003-04, born.|
|1991||Paul Gascoigne saved Spurs on and off the pitch with two goals to gain Spurs a win in the FA Cup after being 0-1 down to Portsmouth.|
|1999||Steffen Iversen's goal lobbed over Neil Sullivan in the Wimbledon goal from the edge of the box, gives Spurs a 1-0 aggregate win to take them through to the League Cup Final.|
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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