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Spurs Diary - October

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

Diary_Murphy1    THURSDAY

AS MONACO v SPURS, Europa League MD2, at Stade Louis II, KO 6pm (UK time)

1962    Nico Claesen born in Leut, Belgium. He would join Spurs from Standard Liege in October, 1986.

2006    Danny Murphy (pictured, right) scores his first Spurs goal, with just 43 seconds on the clock at home to Portsmouth. We win 2-1.

2    FRIDAY

1907    Future Wales international half-back Alf Day born in Ebbw Vale and would move to White Hart Lane in May, 1931.

2014    A 1-1 home draw with Besiktas in the Europa League. Harry Kane scores our goal.

3    SATURDAY

1885    We return from Silesia College with a 4-3 friendly win. This is probably the first game in which we competed as Tottenham Hotspur after our name change.

1993    David Kerslake makes his Spurs debut in a 3-2 home win over Everton that sees Darren Caskey score his first goal for us.

4    SUNDAY

SWANSEA CITY v SPURS, Barclays Premier League, at Liberty Stadium, KO 4pm

1994    We lose 3-2 at home to Watford in the League Cup but make it to the third round with an 8-6 aggregate advantage.

1995    Steve Slade plays his first Spurs game – at Chester City in the League Cup. We win 3-1.



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