Tottenham Hotspur Publications|Spurs v West Ham United
But it was a particularly sad afternoon for one unfortunate participant - defender Fred Channell who suffered the misfortune of sustaining a serious injury that would end his career just as he appeared to be reaching his peak.
Fred was a confident and able right-back who possessed a great deal of flair and was tipped for international honours. But the knee injury he endured in that Division Two game was enough to mean that the 26-yearold would never play again.
Fellow full-back Ralph Ward made his debut in that match. Jimmy Marshall, Len Goulden and Peter Simson scored for West Ham with George Hunt on target for Spurs. The two sides had played out a 2-2 draw in the November.
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