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Spurs Diary - August

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

Diary_Ardiles1    SATURDAY

1998    Trialist Titi Camara plays in a pre-season friendly at Queens Park Rangers. The game ends goalless.

2007    We win 4-2 at Orient. Robbie Keane scores twice, one a penalty.

2    SUNDAY

Nacer Chadli’s 26th birthday.

Dominic Ball’s 20th birthday.

1997    New signings Les Ferdinand and David Ginola play against Fiorentina in David Howells’ testimonial. We go down 2-0.

2014    Harry Kane among our goalscorers as we beat Celtic 6-1 in Helsinki.

3    MONDAY

1952    Ossie Ardiles (pictured, right) born in Cordoba. The Argentina international World Cup winner would join us in 1978 and later manage the club.

2010    Gareth Bale hits the winner as we win the Eusebio Cup with a 1-0 win at Benfica.

4    TUESDAY

Real Madrid v Spurs, Audi Cup, Munich, 5.15pm (UK time)

1984    Trialist Mario Kempes plays alongside fellow Argentina World Cup winner Ossie Ardiles at Enfield where we win 7-0. Garth Crooks scores four.



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