Spurs v Oxford United Notes


22.11.1986 The game saw Spurs manager play Clive Allen as a lone striker with a five man midfield behind him for the first time and it sparked a season where Allen scored 50 goals and Spurs took the game to other sides with a “we’ll score more goals than you” system.


 

They are linked with both


Milija Aleksic .

Jordan Archer .

Stuart Beavon Followed in his father’s footsteps (Cyril being the fifth highest appearance maker for the U’s) by playing for Oxford United.

Simon Clist .

Kevin Dearden

Fred Ford .

David Leworthy .

Jon Obika

Tony Parks Played 49 times for Spurs, including the UEFA Cup final of 1984, before moving on.  During his time at Tottenham he was on loan at the Manor Ground

Steve Perryman .

Ian Sampson .

Jamie Slabber .

Ian Walker

 

Debuts against Oxford United




 

Last game for the club – played against Oxford United


Tony Parks 13.02.1988


 

First goal scored for the club – scored against Oxford United


Danny Thomas 21.08.1985


 

Last goal scored for the club – scored against Oxford United


Danny Thomas 21.08.1985

Glenn Hoddle 25.04.1987

 

Milestones




 

 

Transfers from Tottenham to Oxford United


Name Date Fee

Roger GIBBINS August 1975

David LEWORTHY December 1985 £250,000

Steve PERRYMAN March 1986 £50,000

 

Transfers from Oxford United to Tottenham


Name Date Fee