Spurs v Watford Notes


They are linked to both

Chris Adams .

Gerry Armstrong .

Dean Austin Joined Watford on 28th November 2008 to take the post of assistant manager by Brendan Rodgers.

Espen Baardsen .

George Badenoch .

Sebastian Bassong .

Dennis Bond .

Ron Burgess .

Keith Burkinshaw Spurs manager from 1976 to 1984, winning two FA Cups and a UEFA Cup, who then moved into a position as assistant manager at Vicarage Road in April 2005.

Etienne Capoue .

Darren Caskey .

James Chalmers .

Bobby Cook .

Albert Cousins .

Calum Davenport .

Wally Eames .

Jack Elkes .

Mark Falco .

Johnny Gavin Signed for Watford from Norwich in July 1958.

Heurelho Gomes .

Arthur Grimsdell .

Tommy Harmer .

Danny Hill .

Steve Hodge .

Johnnie Jackson Spurs left-sided midfielder who spent a three months on loan at Watford from the end of December 2004.

Pat Jennings .

Stephen Kelly .

Jimmy Kennedy .

Peter Kyle .

Bill Lane .

Roy Low .

Paul Miller .

Joe Moffat .

John Moran .

Allan Nielsen Signed by Watford from Spurs for £2.25 million and went on to score 19 goals in 104 starts for the Hornets.

Steve Palmer Played over 250 games for Watford in six years from 1996, before going to QPR and retiring in 2005.  In November 2005 he joined Spurs as the Performance Manager for the Spurs Academy.

Tom Pangbourne .

Steve Perryman Spurs record appearance holder and legend, Steve went into management after leaving White Hart Lane and one of the clubs he took charge of was Watford from 1990-1993.

Maurizio Pochettino .

Grzegorz Rasiak .

Jimmy Reid .

Mark Robson .

Danny Rose .

Ronny Rosenthal .

John Ryden Played 68 first team matches for Spurs from 1955 to 1961, when he signed for Watford in the June of that year.  He stayed at Vicarage Road for sixteen months and scored one goal in 24 outings before leaving for Romford.

Tim Sherwood .

Moussa Sissoko .

Alfie Stokes .

Wilfred Tattersall .

Andros Townsend .

William Troost-Ekong .

Dennis Uphill .

Ramon Vega .

Mark Yeates .


Debuts against Watford

George Badenoch 05.09.1906

Alan Brazil 19.03.1983

Allan Cockram 02.01.1984

Paul Allen 17.08.1985

Chris Waddle 17.08.1985

Terry Fenwick 01.01.1988

Gedson Fernandes 18.01.2020


Last game against Watford

Percy Hooper 06.05.1944

Graham Roberts 13.12.1986


First goal for the club – scored against Watford

Charlie Hewitt 05.09.1906

Paul Allen 17.08.1985

Chris Waddle 17.08.1985

Richard Gough 13.12.1986

Paul Moran 01.01.1988

Paul Robinson 17.03.2007

Kieran Trippier 06.02.2016


Last goal for the club – scored against Watford


28.10.2006 Martin Jol picks a Spurs side for the 75th time.
Jermaine Jenas makes his 150th career Premiership appearance (Newcastle and Tottenham).
Damien Francis makes his 200th career League appearance for Wimbledon, Norwich, Wigan and Watford).

17.03.2007 Young-Pyo Lee makes his 50th Premiership start in a Tottenham shirt.
Jermain Defoe makes his 100th start for Spurs.
Michael Dawson makes his 150th career League appearance (Nottingham Forest and Tottenham).
Tommy Smith makes his 300th career League appearance (Watford, Sunderland and Derby)

01.01.2017 Harry Kane makes his 100th career Premier League appearance.
Brandon Mason makes his Watford debut.

18.01.2020 Ignacio Pussetto makes his Watford debut.

29.08.2021 Heung-Min Son made his 200th Premier League appearance for Tottenham.
Tottenham’s 300th Premier League home win.


Transfers from Tottenham Hotspur to Watford

Name Date Fee

John L JONES 1904

Herbert BADGER 1906

Wally EAMES April 1907

John MORAN May 1931

Bobby COOK August 1951

Tommy HARMER October 1960

John RYDEN June 1961

Roy LOW February 1967

Gerry ARMSTRONG November 1980 £250,000

Mark FALCO October 1986 £350,000

Ronny ROSENTHAL July 1997 Free

Allan NIELSEN July 2000 £2,250,000

Espen BAARDSEN July 2000 £1,250,000

Claude SEANLA July 2006 Free

Etienne CAPOUE 6th July 2015 Undisclosed

Danny ROSE 17th May 2021 Released

Moussa SISSOKO 27th August 2021 £3,000,000


Transfers from Watford to Tottenham Hotspur

Name Date Fee

James CHALMERS May 1902

George BADENOCH May 1906

Wally EAMES May 1906

Jimmy REID May 1906

Arthur GRIMSDELL March 1912 £500 (with Tattersall)

Walter TATTERSALL April 1912 £500 (with Grimsdell)

Pat JENNINGS May 1963 £27,000

Dennis BOND March 1967 £20,000