Spurs undefeated at White Hart Lane through the complete season but managed only one away win (at Forest on Boxing Day - 2-1). They completed the 'double' over Forest by winning 4-0 at home, two days later.
The season ended with some high scoring games:
|Cliff Jones hat-trick|
The game threw up a number of interesting facts:–
Wolves had scored first but Spurs equalized and at half-time the score was 1-1. With six minutes to go the score was 5-4 and then Jones scored two late goals for his hat-trick. With six matches to play Spurs were fourth in the League but eleven points behind the top three teams.
Spurs finished the season in 6th.
Also on this day: