Albert Johanneson – (Joint?) First Black Player In An FA Cup Final

Apropos of nothing, here’s a piece from The Times recently on former Leeds player Albert Johanneson, the first black player to appear in an FA Cup final. Johanneson played in the Final for Leeds against Liverpool. His career is a rather sad tale of a quiet and introverted man unable to fulfill his potential through…

Arsenal Goalkeepers’ Stats 2014-15

Arsenal have signed a new goalkeeper. I don’t know if you’d noticed. The Times celebrated this by giving us last season’s stats for the new chap and the two current custodians of the onion bag. Here they are: If reaching conclusions based on a single season of evidence when players were at different clubs is…