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Diary October

Looking back on events on the same day in years gone by...

1. TUESDAY
1951 Spurs Reserves play their Southampton counterparts in the Football Combination at the Dell in what was the first competitive match under floodlights in this country. The game is watched by 13,000 people who see defender Tony Marchi, playing at centre-forward, score the only goal.

2007 A dramatic 4-4 home draw with Aston Villa as we celebrate our 125th year.

2. WEDNESDAY
1886 We beat South Hackney 13-1 in a friendly on Tottenham Marshes.

2011 Kyle Walker scores his first Spurs goal as we beat Arsenal 2-1 at the Lane. Rafael van der Vaart also on target.

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Image: Kyle Walker scores our second goal against Arsenal at White Hart Lane, this month in 2011.

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