february 26th

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

1898 Reading H Southern League 1 - 1
1906 Brentford A Western League 1 - 0
1910 Middlesbrough A First Division 3 - 4
1916 Luton Town H London Combination 2nd Competition 7 - 4
1921 West Bromwich Albion H First Division 1 - 0
1925 Blackburn Rovers A FA Cup R3r 1 - 3
1927 Birmingham A First Division 0 - 1
1938 Fulham H Second Division 1 - 1
1944 Portsmouth H League South Cup Section 2 1 - 0
1949 Blackburn Rovers A Second Division 1 - 1
1962 Dukla Prague (Czechoslovakia) H European Cup R2 2L 4 - 1
1968 Sheffield United A First Division 2 - 3
1972 Everton A FA Cup R5 2 - 0
1975 Red Star Belgrade (Yugoslavia) A Friendly 1 - 0
1977 Newcastle United A First Division 0 - 2
1983 Norwich City H First Division 0 - 0
2000 Coventry City H Premier League 1 - 0
2005 Fulham H Premier League 2 - 0
2009 Shakhtar Donetsk (Ukraine) H UEFA Cup Round of 32 2L 1 - 1
2012 Arsenal A Premier League 2 - 5

 

          Notable Dates

1884

Bob Hewitson, goalkeeper 1908-1909, born.

1885

Tom Leslie, half back 1908-1911, born.

1906

F Mullen plays his only Tottenham game at inside forward.

George Leach scores his first Spurs goal.

1910

First away league game at Middlesbrough played in front of the smallest crowd for a Spurs match there = 5,000

1916 Bert Bliss scores a hat trick in the highest scoring game between Spurs and Luton Town.
1920 Leon Joseph, winger 1946-1947, born.
1921 Debuts for goalkeeper Alex Hunter and Matt Forster at full back.
1925 Biggest away crowd for a trip to Blackburn Rovers = 48,000
1949 Ernie Jones scores the last goal of his Tottenham career.
1977 Willie Young makes his last Spurs appearance.
1979 Pedro Mendes, midfielder 2004-2006, born.
1994 Ryan Anderton, brother of first team midfielder Darren, plays his first game on trial for Spurs Juniors against Bristol City juniors and breaks his leg.  Sadly, this ended his footballing career.
2009 Giovani Dos Santos scored his first goal for Spurs.
2011 Dean Richards, centre half 2001 - 2005, dies.

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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