Edgar Davids [Photo: Jav The_DoC_66]

Spurs Quiz: Memorable Tottenham Summer Transfers

The close season is all about transfers and rumours of potential signings. This week’s Spurs quiz is about some of the memorable Tottenham summer transfers.

Today’s quiz has 10 questions on memorable Tottenham summer transfers going back to the 1960s.  I hope you enjoy the quiz – the answers can be found at the links after each question.

Quiz: Memorable Tottenham Summer Transfers

1.  One the most memorable Tottenham summer transfers came after the 1978 World Cup in Argentina, with the double signing Ossie Ardiles and Ricky Villa. From which club did Spurs sign Ardiles?  Answer

2.  In 1966, Bill Nicholson signed the Welsh international centre-half, Mike England, who served the club for the next 8 seasons. He was signed from Blackburn Rovers just before the start of the season. Against which club did he make his Tottenham debut?  Answer

3.  In the summer of 1980 Keith Burkinshaw signed two strikers to solve Spurs lack of goals. It worked as Steve Archibald and Garth Crooks formed a very dangerous partnership for Tottenham. Against which team did they make their league debut and for which of the strikers was it a scoring debut?  Answer

4.  In the summer of 2005, Tottenham signed a legendary Dutch player. From which club did Edgar Davids sign for Tottenham?  Answer

5.  The signing of Jurgen Klinsmann in 1994 was another of the more memorable Tottenham summer transfers. It was a complete surprise, totally unexpected. From which team did Spurs sign him?  Answer

6.  Paul Gascoigne made his Tottenham debut at his former club, Newcastle United. Against which team should he have made his debut and what did the Newcastle fans throw at Gazza that day?  Answer

Dimitar Berbatov [Photo: Jav The_DoC_66]

Dimitar Berbatov [Photo: Jav The_DoC_66]

7.  From which club did Tottenham sign Dimitar Berbatov in 2006?  Answer

8.  A goalkeeper signed in the summer of 1964 became a Tottenham Legend. Pat Jennings was signed from Watford but which Spurs legend from an earlier era had brought him over from Newry Town?  Answer

9.  An unexpected signing in the summer of 2010 was Rafael van der Vaart from Real Madrid. Against which team did he score his first Tottenham goal?  Answer

10.  Teddy Sheringham joined Tottenham in August, 2002, the first season of teh Premier League. He topped the goalscoring list that season – how many league goals did he score for Spurs?  (20, 21 or 22)  Answer

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