Tottenham on this Day
On this day, Tottenham secured three FA Cup wins against Liverpool, West Ham United and Bristol City to progress to the later stages of the competition.
11th March, 1995
Liverpool 1 Tottenham Hotspur 2 FA Cup 6th Round
Scorers: Sheringham, Klinsmann
Team: Walker; Austin, Calderwood, Mabbutt, Edinburgh; Barmby, Howells, Anderton, Rosenthan; Klinsmann, Sheringham
One of the truly memorable performances of the decade. Having fought back at Southampton Spurs had a visit to Anfield as their reward but it wasn’t a ground with many happy memories for them.
Liverpool took the lead late in the first half with a headed goal from Robbie Fowler but Teddy Sheringham managed to equalize in the 45th minute.
In the second half Spurs played much better and it looked set for a replay but with two minutes remaining, Sheringham put Jurgen Klinsmann through to score the winner.
A great result for Spurs but sadly it was not built upon as Spurs produced one of their worst semi-final performances when losing to Everton. At the end of the season Klinsmann returned to Germany and Spurs lost ground on the clubs around them and they have been trying to catch up ever since.