25.09.1926 Match attended by Prince Feizal – Second son of the King of Hejaz and Governor of Mecca

29.11.1980 Last match played in front of the old West Stand at White Hart Lane before it was demolished.

25.11.2017 Tottenham’s 2,000th home league match.


They are linked to both

John Acquroff .

Ossie Ardiles .

Gerry Armstrong .

Keith Burkinshaw Spurs manager from 1976 to 1984, winning two FA Cups and a UEFA Cup, who then spent time as boss at the Hawthorns from June 1993 to October 1994.

Nacer Chadli At the time, a record transfer fee of £13 million took Belgian Nacer Chadli to the Hawthorns in 2016.  A strong winger who scored his fair share of goal, he had signed for Tottenham from Twente Enschede in 2013 for £7 million, going on to make nearly 120 appearances, scoring 25 goals. Only made about 40 appearances for the Baggies before a change in management saw him leave for AS Monaco in 2018.

Freddie Cox .

Garth Crooks .

Tom Evans Signed amateur forms for Spurs in May 1927 and professional in August 1929.  Played until September 1936, occasionally captaining the side and making a total of 101 matches for Tottenham’s first team, scoring four times.  Evans joined WBA in May 1937, but failed to make a senior appearance for the club.

Ruel Fox .

John Gorman Was coach at the Hawthorns under the manager Brian Little in the 1999-2000 season.

Charlie Hewitt .

Eric Jones Played for WBA from May 1939 and scored a hat trick for Albion the day before WW II broke out and then played for Spurs as a war-time guest player in September 1943 and played 16 matches, scoring seven times.

Chris Perry .

Graham Roberts .

Steve Walford Started his career at Spurs, but spent a spell on loan at the Hawthorns later in his career.


Debuts against WBA

Matt Forster 26.02.1921

Alexander Hunter 26.02.1921

John Reddish 21.04.1930

John Acquroff 29.09.1945

Charlie Whitchurch 07.09.1946

Eddie Baily 04.01.1947

William “Sonny” Walters 04.01.1947

Jack Chisholm 23.08.1947

Cyril Toulouse 11.09.1948

Les Dicker 23.08.1952

Alan Grubb 23.08.1952

Tony Want 01.03.1968

Terry Naylor 28.03.1970

Barry Daines 20.11.1971

Peter Taylor 02.10.1976

Jimmy Holmes 12.03.1977

Garry Brooke 29.11.1980

Noe Pamarot 25.08.2004

Rafael van der Vaart 11.09.2010

William Gallas 11.09.2010

Jan Vertonghen 25.08.2012


Last game played for the club – against WBA

Buchanan Sharp 22.09.1924

Alex Lindsay 21.04.1930

Jimmy Dimmock 24.01.1931

Andy Thompson 24.01.1931

Les Dicker 20.12.1952

Terry Medwin 02.03.1962

Jimmy Collins 21.04.1962

John Smith 28.12.1963

Laurie Brown 07.05.1966

Derek Possee 07.05.1966

Don McAllister 02.05.1981

Kazuyuki Toda 21.04.2003


First goal for the club – scored against WBA

Tom Clay 28.09.1914

Sammy Brooks 21.10.1922

Ronnie Dix 02.09.1939

John Acquroff 29.09.1945

Les Bennett 07.09.1946

William “Sonny” Walters 04.01.1947

Maurice Norman 26.12.1955

Peter Taylor 02.10.1976

Gordon Smith 02.05.1981


Last goal for the club – scored against WBA

Charlie Woodruff 13.03.1909

Jimmy Bauchop 06.12.1913

Jimmy Skinner 21.10.1922

Sammy Brooks 21.10.1922

Frank Osborne 21.04.1930

Jimmy Smailes 28.03.1931

John Acquroff 29.09.1945

Les Dicker 20.12.1952

Bobby Smith 26.12.1963

Eddie Clayton 07.05.1966

Gordon Smith 02.05.1981

Teddy Sheringham 21.04.2003



22.12.1928 Third goal conceded was the 100th let in by Spurs in the Second Division.

28.03.1931 100th time Spurs played at home in the Second Division.

04.11.1933 Second goal scored by Tottenham was their 500th away goal in the League.

24.09.1938 First goal scored by West Brom. was Tottenham’s 1,000th away goal conceded in the League.

26.11.1960 Tottenham’s 1,500th away League goal scored.

26.12.1963 Bobby Smith scores his 200th career goal.

07.11.1981 Steve Archibald plays the 50th Spurs match of his career.

25.08.2004 Albion’s Scott Dobie makes his 250th first class appearance in English and Scottish League football.

12.02.2005 Jermain Defoe’s second goal was the 200th scored against West Bromwich Albion by Spurs in senior competition.
Paul Robinson makes his 150th career appearance.

20.04.2005 Darren Moore makes his 450th career club appearance.

28.12.2005 The defeat was Tottenham’s 200th in the Premier League.
Paul Robinson makes his 150th career Premiership appearance (Leeds and Tottenham).
Michael Carrick makes his 50th start for Spurs.

27.03.2006 Robbie Keane’s first goal was his 50th in the Premiership for Spurs and his second was his 100th career Premier League goal.
Martin Albrechtsen makes his 50th start for West Bromwich Albion.
Ronnie Wallwork makes his 100th career League start.

02.05.2009 The victory gave Spurs 1,200 in the top flight.
WBA’s 75th away match in their Premier League history.
Filipe Teixeira makes his 50th appearance for West Bromwich Albion.

11.09.2010 Chris Brunt scores his 50th career league goal.

23.04.2011 Tottenham’s second goal was the club’s 100th scored in their Premier League history.
Jermain Defoe scores his 100th League goal and 100th Tottenham goal.

26.11.2011 Scott Parker makes his 300th Premier League appearance.

21.09.2014 Joleon Lescott makes his Albion debut.
Alan Irvine wins his first game as WBA manager.
WBA’s first Premier League win at White Hart Lane.

31.01.2015 Callum McManaman makes his Albion debut.

14.01.2017 Spurs won their sixth consecutive Premier League game, equalling their existing record in the competition.
Harry Kane’s first goal saw him get to 60 Premier League goals faster than any other Tottenham player in the competition (99 games).

07.02.2021 Ainsley Maitland-Niles and Okay Yokuslu make their West Bromwich Albion debuts.
Harry Kane’s goal put him level as the second highest goal-scorer in Tottenham’s history with Bobby Smith on 208 goals.
Heung-Min Son’s goal in the match was the 3,000th West Bromwich have conceded in away games in the top division.
Dane Scarlett’s entrance from the substitute’s bench made him Tottenham’s youngest Premier League player at 16 years and 320 days.


Transfers from Tottenham to WBA

Name Date Fee
Tom EVANS 1937
Garth CROOKS July 1985 £100,000
Ruel FOX August 2000 £200,000
Nacer CHADLI 29th August 2016 £13,000,000


Transfers from WBA to Tottenham

Name Date Fee