(match reports accessible by clicking on opponent’s name, where available)
|1885||Grange Park||A||Friendly||0 – 3|
|1891||Caledonian Athletic||H||London Senior Cup R1||3 – 4|
|1896||Chatham||H||Southern League||2 – 3|
|1898||Southampton||H||United League||4 – 0|
|1903||Wellingborough||H||Southern League||1 – 0|
|1904||Woolwich Arsenal||A||Southern Charity Cup R1||3 – 1|
|1908||Blackpool||A||Second Division||1 – 1|
|1910||Chelsea||H||London FA Charity Cup R2||3 – 0|
|1914||Middlesbrough||H||First Division||3 – 3|
|1925||Bury||A||First Division||0 – 3|
|1931||Burnley||H||Second Division||1 – 1|
|1936||Burnley||A||Second Division||1 – 3|
|1942||Millwall||H||Football League South||2 – 1|
|1951||Copenhagen Combined XI||H||Friendly||2 – 1|
|1953||Arsenal||H||First Division||1 – 4|
|1959||Wolverhampton Wanderers||H||First Division||5 – 1|
|1960||Manchester City||H||First Division||1 – 1|
|1964||Arsenal||H||First Division||3 – 1|
|1966||Dundee||A||Friendly||3 – 2|
|1970||Liverpool||H||First Division||1 – 0|
|1979||Norwich City||H||First Division||3 – 2|
|1981||Stoke City||H||First Division||2 – 0|
|1987||Norwich City||A||First Division||1 – 2|
|1989||Wycombe Wanderers||A||Gary Lester Testimonial||3 – 1|
Games on this day in Tottenham Hotspur’s history
| Biggest win on this day
4-0 Southampton (United League) (Home) 1898
5-1 Wolverhampton Wanderers (First Division) (Home) 1959
| Biggest defeat on this day
0-3 Grange Park (Friendly) (Away) 1885
0-3 Bury (First Division) (Away) 1925
1-4 Arsenal (First Division) (Home) 1953
| Biggest score-line on this day
3-4 Caledonian Athletic (London Senior Cup) (Home) 1891
|Last win on this day
3-1 1989 Wycombe Wanderers (Gary Lester Testimonial) (Away)
|Last draw on this day
1-1 1960 Manchester City (First Division) (Home)
|Last defeat on this day
1-2 1987 Norwich City (First Division) (Away)
Teams we have played on this day
|1882||John Chaplin, full-back 1905-1908, born.|
|1896||First match against Chatham.|
|1908||First ever match against Blackpool and the smallest away crowd recorded in matches between the clubs = 6,000
Tom Leslie makes his debut at half back.
Bobby Steel scores his first goal for the club.
|1914||Ed Lightfoot scores the last Spurs goal.|
|1925|| Equal biggest margin of away defeat against Bury.
Goalkeeper Bill Kaine makes his first Tottenham appearance.
|1931||Alan Taylor in goal and Arthur Rowe at centre half play their first games for Spurs.
Ted Harper scores the last goal of his Tottenham career.
|1953||Biggest home crowd for a visit of Arsenal = 69,821|
|1959||Bobby Smith scores 4 goals – the most for Spurs in a match against Wolverhampton Wanderers.
Hollywood actress Jayne Mansfield attended the game and waved to the fans from the Press Box.
|1960||Biggest home crowd for a visit of Manchester City = 58,916|
|1970||Tottenham’s 1,500th First Division match.|
|1975||Arthur Hitchins, centre half 1937-1942, dies.|
|1981||Glenn Hoddle makes his 250th appearance in a Spurs shirt.|
|1983||Andy Duncan, inside forward 1934-1943, dies.|
|1987||Ray Clemence makes his final appearance for the club.|
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.