Feb 24 1968: Arsenal 0 Man Utd 2

On this day in 1968 Arsenal faced League Champions Man Utd at home – and lost 2-0. It was the 100th League match between the two clubs, and of those 100 Arsenal won 37 and lost 46. Here’s the programme from that day. Although very thin by modern standards, all the standard features are pretty…

18 Years Ago Today: George Graham Sacked By Arsenal

On February 21, 1995 George Graham given his marching orders from the Arsenal Manager’s Office. At the time, Arsenal were struggling a little in the league, had lost a League Cup quarter final to Liverpool, been dumped out of the FA Cup after a third round replay by Millwall, and (as Cup Winners’ Cup holders)…

Arsenal v Bayern: Not A Match Preview

Do you want the good news or the bad news? Bad first? Okay: even if we beat Bayern over two legs, we almost certainly won’t win the Champions League. In fact, according to the odds calculated by Daniel Finkelstein’s boffins for The Times, Arsenal have about a 30 per cent chance of reaching the last…