Spurs v Barnsley Notes

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They are linked with both

Ben Alnwick .

Danny Blanchflower .

David Button .

John Collins .

Tom Forman Joined Barnsley in 1907 and played 123 matches (including the 1910 FA Cup Final) scoring 17 times before joining Spurs on 11th February 1911 for £500.  Foreman scored on his debut, got injured in his second match and then dropped out of the picture.  When he left in 1912 he had played games and scored goals.

Ezekiel Fryers .

Emil Hallfredsson .

Bob Hewitson

Bert Hodgkinson Left Barnsley in August 1930.

Doug Hunt Joined Barnsley in March 1937.

Glynn Hurst South African youngster at Spurs, who left to get first team experience at Barnsley.

Jim Iley .

Fred Mearns .

Ahmed Hossam “Mido”

Ian Moores .

Isaiah Rankin .

Rohan Ricketts .

Joe Scott Joined Barnsley from Rotherham County in March 1938 and stayed until June 1928, playing ten games and scoring three goals to keep the Tykes in the Second Division.  He left Yorkshire in June of that year and came to Tottenham, scoring on his debut against Wolverhampton Wanderers.  Spent three years at Spurs, making 18 league appearances scoring four times from the left wing.  In July 1931, Joe returned to play for Cradley Heath where he started his career.

Andrew Swan

Kieran Trippier .

Wayne van Hughf .

Alex Wright Left Barnsley for Spurs in September 1950.


Debuts against Barnsley

Bob Brown 27.12.1919

Ernie (W. E. A.) Jones 07.06.1947

Charlie Withers 15.03.1948

Shaun Close 08.10.1986

Tashan Oakley-Booothe 19.09.2017


Last game for the club – played against Barnsley

Almer Hall 02.05.1936

Freddie Cox 09.04.1949

Ernie (W. E. A.) Jones 09.04.1949


First goal scored for the club – scored against Barnsley

Andy Duncan 16.09.1935

Shaun Close 08.10.1986


Last goal scored for the club – scored against Barnsley

Bill Edrich 03.02.1937

Ronnie Dix 07.06.1947

Colin Calderwood 18.04.1998




Transfers from Tottenham to Barnsley

Name Date Fee

Ben ALNWICK July 2012 Free

Doug HUNT March 1937 £1,700


Transfers from Barnsley to Tottenham

Name Date Fee

Alex WRIGHT September 1950 £12,000

Bert HODGKINSON August 1930

Joe SCOTT June 1928

Tom FORMAN 11th February 1911 £500