As featured on NewsNow: Arsenal newsArsenal News 24/7
Get the best Free Bets and Free Betting Offers for your football betting
As featured on Gooner News
Arsenal News & Transfers
Arsenal News
The Soccerlinks Hit List
September 2014
« Aug    

Link Refer



Football news from an Arsenal perspective


Untold Arsenal

Arsenal News; Football news.

For the latest tales just click on one of the stories listed in the column on the right.

  • 1 September 1893: Kentish Mercury reports Jack Humble had presented the new Manor Ground to the press, with an updated list of Division II fixtures.
  • 1 September 1894: John Caldwell debut
  • 1 September 1897: First match for Fergus Hunt and Roger Ord
  • 1 September 1897: Andy Kennedy who gained two caps for Ireland, born
  • 1 September 1898 John Dick first game
  • 1 September 1909: Frank Heppinstall first game
  • 1 September 1902: Roddy McEachrane first game
  • 1 September 1904: First game for Archibald Gray and Charlie Satterthwaite
  • 1 September 1909: First match for Frank Heppinstall
  • 1 September 1910: Arsenal open new seasfon as per established rules, v Man U.
  • 1 September 1910: Alf Common’s first game
  • 1 September 1910: Willis Rippon scores on his first match
  • 1 September 1914: FA agree that football for the 1914/15 season should continue.
  • 1 September 1914: Arsenal play their first league match (v Glossop) as The Arsenal
  • 1 September 1914 first  game for Frank Bradshaw and Christopher Buckley
  • 1 September 1934: First home match for George Allison. Arsenal 8 Liverpool 1.  Ted Drake and Ray Bowden each score hattricks.
  • 1 September 1934: Jack Crayston first game.
  • 1 September 1953: Ted Platt sold to Portsmouth
  • 1 September 1970: Arsenal 0 Leeds 0.  League match 7 of the first Double season. This was one of only three draws at home that season – every other home league match was won.  But after six games played Arsenal were sixth.
  • 1 September 1983: Jose Antonia Reyes born.
  • 1 September 2001: Greg Lincoln signs for Stevenage Borough
  • 1 September 2003: Francis Jeffers loaned to Everton for season
  • 1 September 2009:  UEFA ban Eduardo for two games “deceiving the referee” in Arsenal’s play-off match against Celtic.
  • 1 September 2008 Kieran Gibbs signs a new contract with Arsenal.



The books
The complete Arsenal Anniversary series is to be found on the Arsenal History Society site.
And beyond football… the team that works on Untold Arsenal also writes and maintains these sites Education

Direct marketing …

Staying fit, staying healthy…

  • Jiving - a review of the jive clubs of the UK (a new site, but it is growing day by day).  The best way to stay fit physically and mentally.
  • The weight loss programme: The only guaranteed way to get fit

And also…

  • Untold Dylan - the music, the lyrics, the meaning
  • Tony Attwood’s own personal website.   Just in case you are interested in what Untold’s publisher actually does.  And did.


If you fancy writing a comment for the first time, please note that your first comment will be held in moderation until we get back from the pub. We generally don’t publish comments which…

  • Appear to be copied from another site,
  • Have nothing to do with the original article,
  • Are abusive against the article author or another commentator personally (as opposed to joining in the debate with reasoned points),
  • Make anti-Arsenal points that have been made before,
  • Suggests we should only write about Arsenal and nothing else,
  • Welcome the idea of a player being injured,
  • Comes from an invalid email address, or comes from a computer which appears to be used by one person under different names, to publish it.

History, copyright etc etc Untold Arsenal was set up by Tony Attwood in February 2008 as a mechanism for countering the eternally negative comments of other bloggers. Articles are written by those who feel drawn to the site’s position vis a vis Arsenal FC, and at the moment the central team is Tony, and Walter Broeckx. The site is owned by Websites and Blogs Ltd., Hamilton House, Earlstrees Ct., Earlstrees Rd., Corby, Northants NN17 4HH. Articles that appear on this site are copyright (c) Websites and Blogs 2007 to 2014. If you wish to quote a small amount of an article you are free to do so provided you only quote under 5% of the total article, and state the page the article came from giving the URL in full and cite the name of the author.  Not to do so, or to quote more than this without written permission would be a breach of the 1998 Copyright Designs and Patent Act.   Websites and Blogs Ltd   and the author will take action to protect copyright material from unfair reproduction or exploitation. Follow us on Twitter @Untold Arsenal