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Arsenal - The Football Facts

Arsenal - The Football Facts
Item# 9781844544332

Product Description

Publisher: John Blake

Author: Dean Hayes

Arsenal FC is the longest-serving club in the top flight of the professional English Football League, and in its 120-year history has proven itself to be an enduring force with a huge fanbase and many titles and accolades to its credit. From its humble beginnings in 1886 in a field in Woolwich, to the dizzying heights of the new Emirates stadium and the glamour and wealth of Premiership football, the club is steeped in history and pride. It's been the home of some of the game's most legendary players and managers and its astounding record through the decades speaks for itself. Arsenal FC is now entering a new era and remains one of the world's greatest clubs. This is the essential reference handbook chock-full of facts and statistics on players, managers and seasons, club history, match reports, greatest-ever goals and fascinating insider trivia that will satisfy every Gunners fan's curiosity about their club. (pb)