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Debut December

The section where we invite Spurs fans to pinpoint their first ever visit to White Hart Lane and detail the players who captured their imagination in those early days. This month Harry Talbot, from Wrexham, takes us back to October, 1979, and a certain Glenn Hoddle goal.

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Image: Ossie Ardiles skips away from Forest’s John McGovern at White Hart Lane in October, 1979.

We were living in Ware, Hertfordshire, at the time and all the kids at our school were Spurs fans. That allegiance had waned slightly just a short time before when we slipped into the Second Division but my loyalty stayed constant as it does today.

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