Tony Woodcock; Entrepreneur who (maybe) links with Hoddle…

By Tony Attwood How many ex-Arsenal men seem to have felt that knocking Arsenal in general and Arsène Wenger in particular is the best way to get attention, and perhaps a bit of cash on the way?  10? 20? 50?  Probably many more for the list seems endless. And yet there is one who has …

29 June: Don Howe left Arsenal having helped guide the club to the Double as first team coach.

Ater playing for Arsenal Don Howe moved on to WBA where he stayed until 1975 before a year at Galatasaray SK after which he returned to Arsenal as manager.  His record between December 1983 and March 1986 was played 117 games with 46.15% won. Don was born on 12 October 1935,and played with West Bromwich …

5 November: Tony Adams league debut remembered.

ARSENAL HISTORY SOCIETY VIDEO COLLECTION NEW: Day by Day – An Arsenal video for (almost) every day of the year in order.  For details of the videos sorted by club, and videos in the order we published them, plus our 21 golden great videos please see here. The Arsenal History Society is part of the Arsenal Independent Supporters Association – …

All the Arsenal anniversaries for 29 October, plus over 350 Arsenal videos.

ARSENAL HISTORY SOCIETY VIDEO COLLECTION NEW: Day by Day – An Arsenal video for (almost) every day of the year in order.  For details of the videos sorted by club, and videos in the order we published them, plus our 21 golden great videos please see here. Henry Norris at the Arsenal:  There is a full index to the series …

Celebrating the Life and Career of Gunners Hot-Shot Paul Mariner

    Former Arsenal, Ipswich and England striker Paul Mariner passed away on 9th July 2021 at age 68, following a brief battle with a brain tumour. Mariner spent two-and-a-half seasons with the Gunners, acting as an aerial focal point for Don Howe’s Arsenal forward line. Arsenal could do with a classic number nine right …

Arsenal v Boca Juniors on this day in the Emirates Cup: the video

Today’s anniversaries are below.  Meanwhile you might also like to note the collection of club videos (each article bringing together a series of videos of our famous matches against each individual club) and our videos of the day, celebrating a match from Arsenal’s past. You will find details and links on our home page.  Today’s anniversaries are …

On this day Arsenal offered all its shares to the supporters – and they refused the offer

Today’s anniversaries are below… The list of the 270+ videos we have gathered commemorating events on individual days are to be found via this link.   We are also developing our video collection series in which we are gathering together the best videos we have against each club we have played in recent years.   Here is the list …

On this day Bruce Rioch was appointed manager of Arsenal. And then….

Our latest edition of the video collection is now online: 18 videos over Tottenham – see below. As we have few games in June that we can commemorate on video we are also building the video collections, where we focus on matches against just one club.   Here is the updated list – the latest addition …

Anniversary of the last match at Highbury: watch the video to the end!

Over 260 historic videos and lots of anniversaries. There are links to our most recent videos and the club series on the home page. An  index of 260+ historic videos is here Contact Arsenal History Society at Tony@schools.co.uk Arsenal thump Aston Villa 4-0 = watch the video from 2016 100 Years in the First Division: the absolute complete story …

Arsenal thump Villa 4-0 on this day: watch the video

Over 260 historic videos and lots of anniversaries. There are links to our most recent videos and the club series on the home page. An  index of 260+ historic videos is here Contact Arsenal History Society at Tony@schools.co.uk Arsenal thump Aston Villa 4-0 = watch the video from 2016 100 Years in the First Division: the absolute complete story …

On this day Arsenal win the League and Adams scores: watch the video

Arsenal win the League – the video… Arsenal beat Everton 4-0 to win the league on this day – watch the video There is a longer, but unfortunately lower quality video of the match here Over 250 historic videos and lots of anniversaries. There are links to our most recent videos and the club series on …

Beating Blackburn in the FA Cup semi in Wales on this day

230+ historic videos and lots of anniversaries. There are links to our most recent videos on the home page. An  index of 230+ historic videos is here Contact Arsenal History Society at Tony@schools.co.uk 100 Years in the First Division: the absolute complete story of Arsenal’s promotion in 1919. Henry Norris at the Arsenal:  There is a full index to …

A staggering goal from Arteta on this day

130 historic videos and lots of anniversaries. There are links to our most recent videos on the home page. An  index of 130 historic videos is here Contact Arsenal History Society at Tony@schools.co.uk 100 Years in the First Division: the absolute complete story of Arsenal’s promotion in 1919. Henry Norris at the Arsenal:  There is a full index …

The Supreme Player. This day in 2006 – see the video

There are links to some of our recent videos on the home page. An  index of many of our historic videos is here The anniversaries are below… Contact Arsenal History Society at Tony@schools.co.uk 100 Years in the First Division: the absolute complete story of Arsenal’s promotion in 1919. Henry Norris at the Arsenal:  There is a full index to …

Arsenal smash the Tiny Totts 5-2. This is how you do a commentary!

The anniversaries are below… Contact Arsenal History Society at Tony@schools.co.uk 100 Years in the First Division: the absolute complete story of Arsenal’s promotion in 1919. Henry Norris at the Arsenal:  There is a full index to the series here. Arsenal in the 1930s: The most comprehensive series on the decade ever Arsenal in the 1970s: Every match and every intrigue …

Giggs misses an utterly open goal as Arsenal sweep Man U aside: the video

and just in case you’d like a second one from this day I found this one on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/222979251596989/videos/223135654914682 The anniversaries are below… Contact Arsenal History Society at Tony@schools.co.uk You can read extended details of one of today’s stories on “Today of All Days” 100 Years in the First Division: the absolute complete story of Arsenal’s promotion in …

12 February: the day Arsenal rarely play, but we’ve found one video!

The anniversaries are below… Contact Arsenal History Society at Tony@schools.co.uk You can read extended details of one of today’s stories on “Today of All Days” 100 Years in the First Division: the absolute complete story of Arsenal’s promotion in 1919. Henry Norris at the Arsenal:  There is a full index to the series here. Arsenal in the 1930s: The most …

Van Persie scores three a misses a penalty against Wigan: the video

There is a pause at the start of the video with the commentary running but no action – allow it to run for a few seconds and it will pick up.  And it is worth it for the goals. The anniversaries for today are below —— Contact Arsenal History Society at Tony@schools.co.uk You can read extended …

It’s Scorpion Anniversary Day. Watch Giroud again and 35 other anniversaries

Contact Arsenal History Society at Tony@schools.co.uk You can read extended details of one of today’s stories on “Today of All Days” 100 Years in the First Division: the absolute complete story of Arsenal’s promotion in 1919. Henry Norris at the Arsenal:  There is a full index to the series here. Arsenal in the 1930s: The most comprehensive series on …

Arsenal beat Basel away 4-1 on this day

Contact Arsenal History Society at Tony@schools.co.uk 100 Years in the First Division: the absolute complete story of Arsenal’s promotion in 1919. Henry Norris at the Arsenal:  There is a full index to the series here. Arsenal in the 1930s: The most comprehensive series on the decade ever Arsenal in the 1970s: Every match and every intrigue reviewed in detail. …

Arsenal beat Dortmund on this day: watch the video

Contact Arsenal History Society at Tony@schools.co.uk 100 Years in the First Division: the absolute complete story of Arsenal’s promotion in 1919. Henry Norris at the Arsenal:  There is a full index to the series here. Arsenal in the 1930s: The most comprehensive series on the decade ever Arsenal in the 1970s: Every match and every intrigue reviewed in detail. You …

Sunderland 0 Arsenal 3 on this day in 2005. Watch the video

You can find the latest video each day on the home page of this site.   You can also find videos for previous days by clicking the articles in the left column of this page under “Recent Posts” or by clicking on the mauve headline at the top of the screen on the right, which will take …

2 November: Arsenal beat Liverpool 2-0, watch the highlights

You can find the latest video each day on the home page of this site.   You can also find videos for previous days by clicking the articles in the left column of this page under “Recent Posts” or by clicking on the mauve headline at the top of the screen on the right, which will take …

Relive Chelsea 3 Arsenal 5 on this day 2011. Watch the video

You can find the latest video each day on the home page of this site.   You can also find videos for previous days by clicking the articles in the left column of this page under “Recent Posts” or by clicking on the mauve headline at the top of the screen on the right, which will take …

The passing of Sir Henry Norris, the man who saved Arsenal.

The Arsenal History Society is part of the Arsenal Independent Supporters Association – a body which gives positive support to the club, and has regular meetings with directors and senior officials of the club to represent the views of its members to the club.  You can read more about AISA on its website. For advertising contact Snack Media …