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Posted on 23 August 2003  - 12:00

Tottenham Hotspur (Spurs) Football Club is located in North London. The club is also known as Spurs. Tottenham's home ground is White Hart Lane. The club motto is Audere est Facere (To dare is to do).

This afternoon's match is the 44th League encounter here with Leeds United.

The previous 43 have resulted in 22 home wins, nine for Leeds with 12 drawn matches.

Last season's corresponding fixture - played on November 24, 2002 - resulted in a 2-0 home win. Teddy Sheringham gave us a 12th minute lead with Robbie Keane making it 2-0 on 41 minutes. The crowd figure was 35,842.

Leeds last win here was on February 24, 2001 when goals from Ian Harte (penalty) and Lee Bowyer gave them a 2-1 victory after Les Ferdinand had opened the scoring.

Robbie Keane scored 19 goals in 56 league and cup appearances for Leeds after joining them from Internazionale during December, 2000. His tally in our colours stands at 13 goals in 33 games.

Nick Barmby progresseed through our youth set up to net 27 goals in 108 senior outings for us between 1992 and 1995.

Simon Davies makes his 100th senior appearance in our colours today since signing from Peterborough United during January, 2000. His goals tally for us to date is 16. This will also be the 150th League appearance of his career having played 65 games for Peterborough to add to the 84 Premiership outings for us to date.

Mauricio Taricco makes his 100th Premiership appearance for us today. He has also featured in 21 cup matches since signing from Ipswich Town during November, 1998.