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2006

Tottenham Hotspur fail to secure a Champions League Place

On the morning of the decisive game against West Ham United, a number of Tottenham players were taken ill with suspected food poisoning. The club appealed for the Premier League to delay the kickoff game but it wasn't successful. Arsenal went on to win their fixture 4–2 from a Thierry Henry hat-trick meaning Tottenham also required a win. Tottenham lost the game 2-1 and fell to fifth place.

2006

Arsenal play their last ever game at Highbury

Arsenal Stadium or Highbury was a stadium in North London which was the home stadium of Arsenal between 1913 and 2006. Arsenal's last game at the stadium was their FA Premier League match against Wigan Athletic, it was the last game of the season. After the closure, Arsenal held an auction to sell off many of the stadium's parts, including pieces of the pitch, the goalposts, and former manager George Graham's desk.

1957

Career of Herb Score is cut short

During the first inning of a night game against the New York Yankees at Municipal Stadium in Cleveland, Score threw a low fastball to Gil McDougald with Jim Hegan catching. McDougald lined the pitch to the mound and struck Score in the face, breaking Score's facial bones and injuring his eye.

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