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Spurs Diary - February

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

Diary_Winks1    SUNDAY

1890    We played Robin Hood in a friendly at Northumberland Park – and nicked a 1-0 win.

1927    Billy Minter appointed Spurs manager following Peter McWilliam’s resignation.

2    MONDAY

Harry Winks’ (pictured, right) 19th birthday

1987    Clive Allen scores a nine minute hat-trick as we beat West Ham 5-0 to reach the semi-finals of the League Cup.

2009    Robbie Keane returns to Spurs from Liverpool.

3    TUESDAY

1960    A narrow FA Cup victory over Crewe. Les Allen hits five as we progress to the fifth round with a 13-2 replay win at White Hart Lane.

1982    Tony Galvin is sent off following a punch up with future Spurs boss Martin Jol in a goalless League Cup semi-final draw at West Brom. We win the replay thanks to a sole Micky Hazard goal.

4    WEDNESDAY

1990     A Gary Lineker hat-trick helps us to a 4-0 home win over Norwich City.

2004    We go down 4-3 to Manchester City in an FA Cup replay after appearing to have done the hard work with a 1-1 away draw. Ledley King among our goalscorers.



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