the spurs almanac

july 16th

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

1993 Shelbourne XI A Friendly 4 - 2
1995 Osters IF H (at Brighton) InterToto Cup 1 - 2
2003 Stevenage Borough A Friendly 2 - 0
2005 Boca Juniors (Argentina) Suwon, Korea Peace Cup 2 - 2


          Notable Dates

1920 George Clawley, goalkeeper 1899-1907 and 1901 FA Cup winner, dies.
1931 Spurs transfer Baden Herod, Harry Skitt and Andy Thomson to Chester, who had been promoted to the League.
1966 Jimmy Seed, inside forward 1919-1927 and 1921 FA Cup winner, dies.
1979 Len Garwood, half back 1945-1951, dies.
1989 Gareth Bale, defender 2007-, born.

Spurs score their only home goal in the InterToto Cup in a game played at Brighton's Goldstone Ground.


A first half goal from Milenko Acimovic and another in the second half from debutant Helder Postiga wrap up a 2-0 win in the pre-season's first friendly.

2017 Clinton N'Jie, forward, is sold to Marseille.

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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