Tottenham fixtures 2021: It seems that this year isn’t for Tottenham
A few things about Tottenham
Before checking the fixtures and results of Tottenham in the 2020-21 season, let’s grasp some basic knowledge about this English professional football club.
The club we have all known as Tottenham has the official name as the Tottenham Hotspur Football Club, or sometimes referred to as Spurs. They are a professional football club based in Tottenham, London, England, hence the name.
Tottenham was founded in 1882. Football fans also call them The Lilywhites as their nickname. The club used to play at White Hart Lane until 2019. Their current home ground is the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, which is the third-largest stadium in England with nearly 63000 seats. They have played in white shirts and navy blue shorts, which are also the primal colors in their badge since the 1898-99 season.
Tottenham official squad 2021
Nine years after their inception, Tottenham won their first FA Cup title in 1901. They also won this competition seven more times, in the 1920-21, 1960-61, 1961-62, 1966-67, 1980-81, 1981-82, and 1990-91 seasons.
Tottenham was the first English club that won the European Cup Winners’ Cup in 1972. Although The Lilywhites are not listed as the top-flight club in the world, their achievements so far have been compared with the prestigious club Man United. They both won at least one major title in every decade from the 1950s to the 2000s.
Besides the most desired champions, Tottenham also became the runner-up of the renowned UEFA Champions League 2018-19, and Liverpool got the triumph by 2-0 in the final. For further information about Tottenham’s achievements, take a look at the below:
1. Domestic competitions
First Division / Premier League (first tier)
- Winners (2): 1950–51, 1960–61(D)
Second Division / Championship (second tier)
- Winners (2): 1919–20, 1949–50
- Winners (8): 1900–01, 1920–21, 1960–61(D), 1961–62, 1966–67, 1980–81, 1981–82, 1990–91
League Cup / EFL Cup:
- Winners (4): 1970–71, 1972–73, 1998–99, 2007–08
FA Charity Shield / FA Community Shield:
- Winners (7): 1921, 1951, 1961, 1962, 1967*, 1981*, 1991* (*shared)
UEFA Cup Winners' Cup:
- Winners (1): 1962–63
- Winners (2): 1971–72, 1983–84
Tottenham has faced numerous football clubs throughout the country and the European continent, such as Chelsea, West Ham United, or Arsenal. However, the club that is considered the all-time greatest rival of Tottenham is the north London Arsenal. They have started their rivalries since 1913.
Tottenham fixtures and results 2021
Currently, Tottenham has finished their fixtures this season. Although it seems that this year is not for this club, they still had great performances and left us plenty of eye-catching goals.
In this season, unfortunately, Tottenham has missed several chances to become the champions, despite the fact that they have performed pretty well. For example, in the third round of the 2021 FA Cup in early 2021, the Spurs have amazingly surpassed Marine with an impressive 5-0 result.
Next round, on 26 Jan 2021, they once again scored four goals to beat Wycombe by 4-1 eventually. They, although net four scores in the fifth round, unfortunately, stopped their path in the FA Cup due to the winning of Everton with five goals, one goal ahead of Tottenham.
Tottenham vs Everton in the FA Cup
Things happen again in this season of the UEFA Europa League. Tottenham lost the ticket to the quarterfinals and was eliminated from the round of 16 due to the surpass of Dinamo Zagreb. Tottenham defeated Dinamo in the first leg by 2-0 but lost 0-3 in the second leg. The aggregate score was 3-2 to Dinamo Zagreb.
The best achievement of Tottenham this season is probably the runner-up in the EFL Cup. On 25 April 2021, they met Man City at Wembley Stadium to find out the champion of the Carabao Cup. The ultimate result was 1-0 to The Cityzens.
The most recent fixture of Tottenham was in the prestigious Premier League. Accordingly, on 23 May 2021, they defeated the fifth-placed team, Leicester City by 4-2. Meanwhile, Tottenham stands in the seventh position with 62 points eventually.
Tottenham vs Leicester in 2021 Premier League