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1973 League Cup Final

1973 League Cup Final

Tottenham 1 Norwich 0

Played at Wembley, Att: 100,000

Spurs Team:1.Pat Jennings, 2.Joe Kinnear, 3.Cyril Knowles, 4.John Pratt (12.Ralph Coates 25), 5.Mike England, 6.Phil Beal, 7.Alan Gilzean, 8.Steve Perryman, 9.Martin Chivers, 10.Martin Peters, 11.Jimmy Pearce

Spurs Scorer(s): Ralph Coates

Match Report: The game had been tight with few chances created. Then, a throw-in from Martin Chivers was flicked on by Martin Peters and Coates, hovering on the edge of the area, dispatched an unstoppable volley.

Not known for his exuberance, Coates could not disguise his joy, dancing around Wembley at the end with the League Cup on his head, the goal etching him into Spurs history.

Spurs Route to Final: Second Round - SPURS v Huddersfield 2-1. Third Round - SPURS v Middlesbrough 1-1, 0-0, 2-1. Fourth Round - SPURS v Millwall 2-0. Quarter Final - Liverpool v SPURS 1-1, 3-1. Semi Final - Wolves v SPURS 2-1, 2-2

1973 League Cup Final footage