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Tottenham's time at White Hart Lane - in numbers


The sun goes down on White Hart Lane this weekend

The sun goes down on White Hart Lane this weekend

The sun goes down on White Hart Lane this weekend

As White Hart Lane prepares to close its doors after Sunday's fixture against Manchester United, Press Association Sport takes a look back at the ground's records and Tottenham's history there.


Year opened: 1899

First goalscorer: Tom Smith, v QPR, Southern League, September 9, 1899

Years in operation: 118

Record attendance: 75,038 v Sunderland, FA Cup quarter-final, March 5, 1938

Current capacity: 36,284

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Record win: 13-2 v Crewe, FA Cup fourth round replay, February 3, 1960

Record defeat: 0-6 v Sunderland, Division One, December 19, 1914; 0-6 v Arsenal, Division One, March 6, 1935

Longest winning run (league): 14 - January 24 to October 3, 1987

Longest unbeaten run (league): 33 - January 2, 1932 to September 16, 1933

Longest losing run (league): 5 - December 27, 1993 to February 12, 1994


(League fixtures only)

Won 1,101

Drawn 462

Lost 429

Scored 3,981

Conceded 2,325


Spurs' White Hart Lane record against their main rivals:

v ARSENAL: Won 38, drawn 25, lost 30, scored 153, conceded 136

v CHELSEA: Won 28, drawn 22, lost 27, scored 130, conceded 121

v LIVERPOOL: Won 39, drawn 19, lost 24, scored 118, conceded 100

v MANCHESTER UNITED: Won 32, drawn 32, lost 25, scored 145, conceded 112

:: Fierce rivals Chelsea and Arsenal's records are the best among visiting teams.

:: Outside of those two, Leicester have been the nearest thing to a White Hart Lane 'bogey team' - winning 16 of their 53 games at the venue, or just over 30 per cent. They enjoyed a four-game unbeaten run there between 1996 and 1999 and three successive wins in the early 1960s, including inflicting Spurs' first home defeat of the 1960-61 double-winning season.


Home league defeats this season: 0

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