Date Opponents V Comp H-T F-T Att 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Sub 1 Sub 2 Sub 3     1970-71 ARSENAL CAREER FOOTBALL LEAGUE DIVISION 1 1970-71
1 22/07/1970 Watford   H Fr   2-1 0               Sammels 1   George 1         1   League FA Cup League Cup Europe Friendlies League FA Cup League Cup Europe Friendlies   Team P W D L F A Pts
2 28/07/1970 Gothenburg Alliance (Sweden)   A Fr 2-0 4-2 5,069 Wilson Storey McNab 1 Kelly McLintock Simpson Armstrong Sammels Radford George 2 Graham 1       2 Player Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls 1 Arsenal 42 29 7 6 71 29 65
3 31/07/1970 Kungsbacka BI   A Fr 1-0 5-0   Barnett Rice McNab Kelly McLintock Roberts Marinello Sammels 2 Kennedy 1 George 2 Graham Storey Simpson Armstrong 3 G Armstrong 42   7   9   -   5   -   8   1   3 +1 -   294 +3 43   29 +1 5   23   2   19 +2 1   65 +1 21   2 Leeds United 42 27 10 5 72 30 64
4 04/08/1970 Copenhagen Football Alliance (Denmark)   A Fr 1-0 1-1 5,700 Wilson Storey McNab Kelly McLintock Simpson Armstrong Sammels Radford George 1 Graham Roberts Marinello   4 GC Barnett -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1 (1) 0 * 11 (4) 9 * -   -   -   -   2 (2) 0 * 1 +2 (3) 0 * 3 Tottenham Hotspur 42 19 14 9 54 33 52
5 07/08/1970 Crystal Palace   N Fr 1-0 2-0 2,000 Wilson Rice Storey Kelly McLintock Roberts Marinello Radford 2 Kennedy Graham Armstrong       5 FC George 17   5   7 +1 5   -   -   2 +1 -   4   6   38 +7 11   8 +1 5   2   -   10 +1 4   8 +4 13   4 Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 22 8 12 64 54 52
1 15/08/1970 Everton   A FL 0-1 2-2 49,684 Wilson Rice McNab Kelly McLintock Roberts Armstrong Storey Radford George 1 Graham 1 Marinello     1 G Graham 36 +2 11   6   1   5   1   7 +1 1   4   1   166 +5 49   18   2   20 +2 8   17 +2 6   30 +2 3   5 Liverpool 42 17 17 8 42 24 51
2 17/08/1970 West Ham United   A FL 0-0 0-0 39,904 Wilson Storey McNab Kelly McLintock Roberts Armstrong Kennedy Radford Marinello Graham       2 EP Kelly 21 +2 4   0 +2 1   5   -   4   -   4   -   35 +4 6   0 +2 1   5   -   10 +2 1   7 +2 -   6 Chelsea 42 18 15 9 52 42 51
3 22/08/1970 Manchester United   H FL 2-0 4-0 54,117 Wilson Rice McNab Kelly McLintock Roberts Armstrong Storey Radford 3 Kennedy Graham 1 Marinello     3 R Kennedy 41   19   9   2   5   2   8   3   2   1   43 +2 20   9   2   5   2   8 +2 4   5   3   7 Southampton 42 17 12 13 56 44 46
4 25/08/1970 Huddersfield Town   H FL 0-0 1-0 34,848 Wilson Rice McNab Kelly McLintock Roberts Armstrong Storey Radford Kennedy 1 Graham Nelson     4 F McLintock 42   5   9   -   5   -   7   1   4   -   248   23   24   -   26   4   14   1   49   11   8 Manchester United 42 16 11 15 65 66 43
5 29/08/1970 Chelsea   A FL 0-1 1-2 53,722 Wilson Rice McNab Kelly 1 McLintock Roberts Armstrong Storey Nelson Kennedy Graham       5 R McNab 40   -   9   -   5   -   8   -   3   1   174 +1 2   18   -   21   2   19   -   24   3   9 Derby County 42 16 10 16 56 54 42
6 01/09/1970 Leeds United   H FL 0-0 0-0 47,749 Wilson Rice McNab Kelly McLintock Roberts Armstrong Storey Radford Kennedy Graham       6 P Marinello 1 +2 -   -   -   -   -   0 +1 -   2 +1 -   15 +2 1   -   -   -   -   4 +1 -   4 +2 1   10 Coventry City 42 16 10 16 37 38 42
7 05/09/1970 Tottenham Hotspur   H FL 2-0 2-0 48,713 Wilson Rice McNab Kelly McLintock Roberts Armstrong 2 Storey Radford Kennedy Graham Nelson     7 S Nelson 2 +2 -   -   -   1   -   0 +1 -   -   -   6 +2 -   1   -   1   -   1 +2 -   4 +4 -   11 Manchester City 42 12 17 13 47 42 41
2 08/09/1970 Ipswich Town   A FLC 0-0 0-0 21,564 Wilson Rice McNab Kelly McLintock Roberts Armstrong Storey Nelson Kennedy Graham       2 J Radford 41   15   9   2   4   1   8   3   3   2   226 +3 71   25   11   22   7   19   8   30 +5 24   12 Newcastle United 42 14 13 15 44 46 41
8 12/09/1970 Burnley   A FL 1-1 2-1 12,675 Wilson Rice McNab Kelly McLintock Roberts Armstrong Storey Radford 1 Kennedy 1 Graham       8 PJ Rice 41   -   9   -   5   -   8   -   2   -   50 +4 1   9   -   7   -   9   -   11 +6 1   13 Stoke City 42 12 13 17 44 48 37
1 16/09/1970 Lazio   A UFC 0-0 2-2 60,000 Wilson Rice McNab Kelly McLintock Roberts Armstrong Storey Radford 2 Kennedy Graham       1 JG Roberts 18   -   -   -   5   1   5   -   2 +1 -   29   1   -   -   7   1   5   -   5 +4 1   14 Everton 42 12 13 17 54 60 37
9 19/09/1970 West Bromwich Albion OG H FL 2-0 6-2 33,326 Wilson Rice McNab Kelly McLintock Roberts Armstrong 1 Storey Radford Kennedy 2 Graham 2       9 JC Sammels 13 +2 1   5 +1 -   -   -   3   1   4   3   212 +3 39   20 +1 3   19   3   15   7   52 +1 24   15 Huddersfield Town 42 11 14 17 40 49 36
1 23/09/1970 Lazio   H UFC 1-0 2-0 53,013 Wilson Rice McNab Kelly McLintock Roberts Armstrong 1 Storey Radford 1 Kennedy Graham Nelson     1 PF Simpson 25   -   9   1   -   -   4   -   2 +1 -   189 +5 3   24   1   21   3   16   -   39 +3 1   16 Nottingham Forest 42 14 8 20 42 61 36
10 26/09/1970 Stoke City   A FL 0-2 0-5 18,153 Wilson Rice McNab Kelly McLintock Roberts Armstrong Storey Radford Kennedy Graham       10 PE Storey 40   2   9   4   5   -   8   2   3 +1 -   222   4   25   4   26   -   19   2   43 +4 1   17 West Bromwich Albion 42 10 15 17 58 75 35
2 28/09/1970 Ipswich Town   H FLC 3-0 4-0 26,379 Wilson Rice McNab Kelly McLintock Roberts 1 Armstrong Storey Radford 1 Kennedy 2 Graham       2 RP Wilson 42 (25) 29 * 9 (4) 7 * 5 (4) 2 * 8 (4) 5 * 3 (1) 3 * 134 (54) 126 * 16 (7) 14 * 14 (7) 10 * 18 (10) 11 * 32 +7 (21) 33 * 18 Crystal Palace 42 12 11 19 39 57 35
11 03/10/1970 Nottingham Forest   H FL 1-0 4-0 32,053 Wilson Rice McNab Kelly McLintock Roberts Armstrong 1 Storey Radford Kennedy 3 Graham       11 Own Goals -   2   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   71   -   12   -   -   -   -   -   24   19 Ipswich Town 42 12 10 20 42 48 34
3 06/10/1970 Luton Town   A FLC 1-0 1-0 27,023 Wilson Rice McNab Kelly McLintock Roberts Armstrong Storey Radford Kennedy Graham 1       3 Friendly appearances - 9 short. 20 West Ham United 42 10 14 18 47 60 34
12 10/10/1970 Newcastle United   A FL 0-0 1-1 38,024 Wilson Rice McNab Kelly McLintock Roberts Armstrong Storey Radford Kennedy Graham 1       12 Friendly goals conceded - 1 short. 21 Burnley 42 7 13 22 29 63 27
13 17/10/1970 Everton   H FL 2-0 4-0 50,012 Wilson Rice McNab Kelly 1 McLintock Roberts Armstrong Storey 1p Radford Kennedy 2 Graham       13 22 Blackpool 42 4 15 23 34 66 23
2 21/10/1970 Sturm Graz   A UFC 0-0 0-1 13,000 Wilson Rice McNab Kelly McLintock Roberts Armstrong Storey Radford Kennedy Graham       2
14 24/10/1970 Coventry City   A FL 1-0 3-1 30,017 Wilson Rice McNab Kelly McLintock Roberts Armstrong Storey Radford 1 Kennedy 1 Graham 1       14
4 28/10/1970 Crystal Palace   A FLC 0-0 0-0 40,451 Wilson Rice McNab Kelly McLintock Roberts Armstrong Storey Radford Kennedy Graham       4
15 31/10/1970 Derby County   H FL 1-0 2-0 43,013 Wilson Rice McNab Kelly 1 McLintock Roberts Armstrong Storey Radford 1 Kennedy Graham       15
2 04/11/1970 Sturm Graz   H UFC 1-0 2-0 37,667 Wilson Rice McNab Kelly McLintock Roberts Armstrong Storey 1p Radford Kennedy 1 Graham       2
16 07/11/1970 Blackpool   A FL 0-0 1-0 17,115 Wilson Rice McNab Kelly McLintock Roberts Armstrong Storey Radford 1 Kennedy Graham       16
4 09/11/1970 Crystal Palace   H FLC 0-1 0-2 45,026 Wilson Rice McNab Kelly McLintock Roberts Armstrong Storey Radford Kennedy Graham       4
17 14/11/1970 Crystal Palace   H FL 1-1 1-1 34,503 Wilson Rice McNab Kelly McLintock Roberts Armstrong Storey Radford 1 Kennedy Graham       17
18 21/11/1970 Ipswich Town   A FL 0-0 1-0 22,856 Wilson Rice McNab Kelly McLintock Simpson Armstrong 1 Storey Radford Kennedy Sammels       18
19 28/11/1970 Liverpool   H FL 0-0 2-0 45,097 Wilson Rice McNab Kelly McLintock Simpson Armstrong Storey Radford 1 Kennedy Sammels Graham 1     19
3 02/12/1970 Beveren-Waas   H UFC 2-0 4-0 33,444 Wilson Rice McNab Sammels 1 McLintock Simpson Armstrong Storey Radford Kennedy 2 Graham 1       3
20 05/12/1970 Manchester City   A FL 0-0 2-0 33,027 Wilson Rice McNab Graham McLintock Simpson Armstrong 1 Storey Radford 1 Kennedy Sammels       20
21 12/12/1970 Wolverhampton Wanderers   H FL 1-0 2-1 38,816 Wilson Rice McNab Storey McLintock Simpson Armstrong Sammels Radford 1 Kennedy Graham 1       21
3 16/12/1970 Beveren-Waas   A UFC 0-0 0-0 16,000 Wilson Rice McNab Storey Roberts Simpson Armstrong Sammels Radford Kennedy Graham Marinello George   3
22 19/12/1970 Manchester United   A FL 3-1 3-1 33,182 Wilson Rice McNab Storey McLintock 1 Simpson Armstrong Sammels Radford Kennedy 1 Graham 1       22
23 26/12/1970 Southampton   H FL 0-0 0-0 34,169 Wilson Rice McNab Storey McLintock Simpson Armstrong Sammels Radford Kennedy Graham       23
3 06/01/1971 Yeovil Town   A FAC 2-0 3-0 14,374 Wilson Rice McNab Storey McLintock Simpson Armstrong Sammels Radford 2 Kennedy 1 Graham Kelly     3
24 09/01/1971 West Ham United   H FL 1-0 2-0 49,007 Wilson Rice Nelson Storey McLintock Simpson Armstrong Sammels Radford Kennedy 1 Graham 1       24
25 16/01/1971 Huddersfield Town   A FL 0-1 1-2 30,455 Wilson Rice McNab Storey McLintock Simpson Armstrong Sammels Radford Kennedy 1 Graham       25
4 23/01/1971 Portsmouth   A FAC 1-0 1-1 39,659 Wilson Rice McNab Storey 1p McLintock Simpson Armstrong Sammels Radford Kennedy Graham George     4
26 30/01/1971 Liverpool   A FL 0-1 0-2 43,847 Wilson Rice McNab Storey McLintock Simpson Armstrong Sammels Radford Kennedy Graham       26
4 01/02/1971 Portsmouth   H FAC 2-1 3-2 47,865 Wilson Rice McNab Storey 1p McLintock Simpson 1 Armstrong Sammels Radford Kennedy George 1       4
27 06/02/1971 Manchester City   H FL 0-0 1-0 46,122 Wilson Rice McNab Storey McLintock Simpson Armstrong Sammels Radford 1 Kennedy George       27
5 17/02/1971 Manchester City   A FAC 1-0 2-1 45,105 Wilson Rice McNab Storey McLintock Simpson Armstrong Sammels Radford Kennedy George 2       5
28 20/02/1971 Ipswich Town   H FL 3-0 3-2 39,822 Wilson Rice McNab Storey McLintock 1 Simpson Armstrong Sammels Radford 1 Kennedy George 1       28
29 27/02/1971 Derby County   A FL 0-1 0-2 35,875 Wilson Rice McNab Storey McLintock Simpson Armstrong Sammels Radford Kennedy George Graham     29
30 02/03/1971 Wolverhampton Wanderers   A FL 2-0 3-0 33,644 Wilson Rice McNab Storey McLintock Simpson Armstrong 1 Sammels Radford 1 Kennedy 1 George       30
6 06/03/1971 Leicester City   A FAC 0-0 0-0 42,000 Wilson Rice McNab Storey McLintock Simpson Armstrong Sammels Radford Kennedy George       6
4 09/03/1971 FC Köln   H UFC 1-1 2-1 40,007 Wilson Rice McNab Storey 1 McLintock 1 Simpson Armstrong Sammels Radford Kennedy George Graham     4
31 13/03/1971 Crystal Palace   A FL 1-0 2-0 35,022 Wilson Rice McNab Storey McLintock Simpson Armstrong Graham 1 Radford Kennedy George Sammels 1     31
6 15/03/1971 Leicester City   H FAC 1-0 1-0 57,443 Wilson Rice McNab Storey McLintock Simpson Armstrong Graham Radford Kennedy George 1       6
32 20/03/1971 Blackpool   H FL 0-0 1-0 37,372 Wilson Rice McNab Storey 1 McLintock Simpson Armstrong Graham Radford Kennedy George       32
4 23/03/1971 FC Köln   A UFC 0-1 0-1 50,000 Wilson Rice McNab Storey McLintock Simpson Armstrong Graham Radford Kennedy George       4
SF 27/03/1971 Stoke City   N FAC 0-2 2-2 53,436 Wilson Rice McNab Storey 2(1p) McLintock Simpson Armstrong Graham Radford Kennedy George Sammels     SF
SF 31/03/1971 Stoke City   N FAC 1-0 2-0 62,500 Wilson Rice McNab Storey McLintock Simpson Armstrong Graham 1 Radford Kennedy 1 George       SF
33 03/04/1971 Chelsea   H FL 0-0 2-0 62,087 Wilson Rice McNab Storey McLintock Simpson Armstrong Graham Radford Kennedy 2 George Kelly     33
34 06/04/1971 Coventry City   H FL 0-0 1-0 37,029 Wilson Rice McNab Storey McLintock Simpson Armstrong Graham Radford Kennedy 1 George       34
35 10/04/1971 Southampton   A FL 1-1 2-1 30,231 Wilson Rice McNab Storey McLintock 1 Simpson Armstrong Graham Radford 1 Kennedy George       35
36 13/04/1971 Nottingham Forest   A FL 2-0 3-0 40,727 Wilson Rice McNab Storey McLintock 1 Simpson Armstrong Graham Radford Kennedy 1 George 1       36
37 17/04/1971 Newcastle United   H FL 0-0 1-0 48,106 Wilson Rice McNab Storey McLintock Simpson Armstrong Graham Radford Kennedy George 1       37
38 20/04/1971 Burnley   H FL 1-0 1-0 47,484 Wilson Rice Roberts Kelly McLintock Simpson Armstrong Graham Radford Kennedy George 1p       38
39 24/04/1971 West Bromwich Albion OG A FL 1-1 2-2 36,858 Wilson Rice McNab Storey McLintock 1 Simpson Armstrong Graham Radford Kennedy George Sammels     39
40 26/04/1971 Leeds United   A FL 0-0 0-1 48,350 Wilson Rice McNab Storey McLintock Simpson Armstrong Graham Radford Kennedy George       40
41 01/05/1971 Stoke City   H FL 0-0 1-0 55,011 Wilson Rice McNab Storey McLintock Simpson Armstrong Graham Radford Kennedy George Kelly 1     41
42 03/05/1971 Tottenham Hotspur   A FL 0-0 1-0 51,992 Wilson Rice McNab Kelly McLintock Simpson Armstrong Graham Radford Kennedy 1 George       42
F 08/05/1971 Liverpool   N FAC 0-0 2-1 100,000 Wilson Rice McNab Storey McLintock Simpson Armstrong Graham Radford Kennedy George 1 Kelly 1     F
22/07/1970 played as 3 x 30 minute periods at London Colney. 07/08/1970 played at the National Sports Centre, Crystal Palace. 23/03/1971 lost on away goals rule. 27/03/1971 played at Hillsborough, Sheffield Wednesday. 31/03/1971 played at Villa Park, Aston Villa. 08/051971 played at Wembley, after extra time, 0-0 after 90 mins.
Home ground - Highbury
Manager - Bertie Mee
Directors - Denisl Hill-Wood (Chairman), Guy Smith, Robert Bellinger, Stuart McIntyre, Noel Bone, Bob Wall (Secretary).
Captain - Frank McLintock