Arsenal Club Information and Honours

ADDRESS:

Arsenal Stadium,
Avenell Road,
Highbury, London,
N5 1BU, ENGLAND

TELEPHONE NUMBERS:
Club:020 7704-4000
Club Fax:020 7704-4001
Commercial and Marketing Department:020 7704-4100
Commercial and Marketing Department Fax:020 7704-4101
Dial-A-Seat: (members)020 7413-3370
Dial-A-Seat: (non-members)020 7413-3366
Recorded Information:020 7704-4242
Box Office Enquiries:020 7704-4040
Travel Club:020 7704-4150
Junior Gunners:020 7704-4160
Cannon Club:020 7704-4160
Mail Order:020 7704-2020
Mail Order Fax:020 7354-9552
Arsenal Gunners Shop:020 7704-4120
Arsenal "World Of Sport":020 7272-1000
020 7704-2020
Arsenal "World Of Sport" Fax:020 7354 9552
Arsenal Restaurant:020 7704-8165
Arsenal Restaurant Fax:020 7354-2148

MOTTO:

Victoria Concordia Crescit
(Victory obtained by teamwork / union / togetherness)

Deus Per Omnia
(In God we Trust)

PRESENT GROUND CAPACITY:

38,308

PITCH MEASUREMENTS:

110 x 70 yds

RECORD TRANSFER PAID:

13,000,000 to Bordeaux for Sylvain Wiltord 26th August 2000
10,500,000 to Juventus for Thierry Henry 3rd August 1999
7,500,000 to Internazionale for Dennis Bergkamp June 1995

RECORD FEE RECEIVED:

25,000,000 for Marc Overmars from Barcelona on 29th July 2000
23,500,000 for Nicolas Anelka from Real Madrid on 6th August 1999
8,000,000 for Emmanuel Petit from Barcelona on 29th July 2000
5,000,000 for John Hartson from West Ham on 14th February 1997

 
2000 Summer "In's and Out's"
IN's
OUT's
NAME
CLUB
POSITION
PRICE
NAME
CLUB
POSITION
PRICE
Lauren
Real Mallorca
Midfield
5,300,000
Winterburn
West Ham
Left Back
Undisclosed
Robert Pires
Marseille
Midfield
6,000,000
Suker
West Ham
STriker
Free
Guy Demel
Olympique Nimes
Midfield
Undisclosed
Overmars
Barcelona
STriker
25,000,000
Sylvain Wiltord
Bordeaux
STriker
13,000,000
Petit
Barcelona
Midfield
8,000,000
Igors Stepanovs
FC Skonto
Defender
Undisclosed




TOTAL SPENT
24,300,000
TOTAL RECEIVED
33,000,000

 
Domestic Honours

FIRST DIVISION / PREMIER LEAGUE CHAMPIONS:

1930-31, 1932-33, 1933-34, 1934-35, 1937-38, 1947-48

1952-53, 1970-71, 1988-89, 1990-91, 1997-98, 2001-02

2003-04

(13)

RUNNERS UP:

1925-26, 1931-32, 1998-99, 1999-2000, 2000-01, 2002-03

F.A. CUP WINNERS:

1929-30, 1935-36, 1949-50, 1970-71, 1978-79, 1992-93

1997-98, 2001-02, 2002-03

(9)

RUNNERS UP:

1926-27, 1931-32, 1951-52, 1971-72, 1977-78, 1979-80

2000-2001

FOOTBALL LEAGUE CUP WINNERS:

1986-87, 1992-93

European Honours

EUROPEAN CUP WINNERS CUP WINNERS:

1993-94

INTER CITIES FAIRS CUP (U.E.F.A.) WINNERS:

1969-70


MANAGER DETAILS HONOURS
Manager Name From To Days
In-charge
League FA Cup League
Cup
Europe Total Days per
honour
Arsene Wenger 30-Sep-1996 26-Apr-2004 2,765 3 3

6 461
Pat Rice 16-Sep-1996 30-Sep-1996 14            
Stewart Houston 12-Aug-1996 16-Sep-1996 35            
Bruce Rioch 08-Jun-1995 12-Aug-1996 431            
Stewart Houston 21-Feb-1995 08-Jun-1996 473            
George Graham 14-May-1986 21-Feb-1995 3,205 2 1 2 1 6 534
Steve Burtenshaw 25-Mar-1986 14-May-1986 50            
Don Howe 16-Dec-1983 22-Mar-1986 827            
Terry Neill 08-Jul-1976 16-Dec-1983 2,717   1     1 2,717
Bertie Mee 01-Jun-1966 04-May-1976 3,625 1 1   1 3 1,208
Billy Wright 01-May-1962 01-Jun-1966 1,492            
George Swindin 01-Jul-1958 01-May-1962 1,400            
Jack Crayston 01-Nov-1956 01-May-1958 546            
Tom Whittaker 01-Jun-1947 01-Oct-1956 3,410 2 1     3 1,137
George Allison 01-Jun-1934 01-May-1947 2,400 * 2 1     3 800
Herbert Chapman 01-Jun-1925 01-Jan-1934 3,136 3 1     4 784
Leslie Knighton 01-May-1919 01-Jun-1925 2,223            
George Morrell 01-Feb-1908 01-May-1915 2,646            
Phil Kelso 01-Aug-1904 01-Feb-1908 1,279            
Harry Bradshaw 01-08-1899 01-May-1904 1,735            
George Elcoat 01-03-1898 31-05-1899 456            
Tom Mitchell 01-08-1897 01-03-1898 212            
Sam Hollis 01-08-1894 31-07-1897 1,095            
* George Allison was in charge of Arsenal for 4,717 days. 2,317 days have been removed between 2nd
September 1939 (last League fixture before WW2) and 5th Jan 1946 (first FA Cup fixture after WW2).
Totals1392226