Date Opponents V Comp H-T F-T Att 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Sub 1 Sub 2 Sub3     1981-82 ARSENAL CAREER FOOTBALL LEAGUE DIVISION 1 1981-82
1 05/08/1981 AIK (Sweden)   A Fr 0-0 0-0 12,766 Jennings 0* Devine K.Sansom Talbot Whyte Young Hollins Sunderland McDermott Nicholas Davis Wood 0* Nelson Gatting 1   League FA Cup League Cup Europe Friendlies League FA Cup League Cup Europe Charity Shield Friendlies     Team P W D L F A Pts
2 16/08/1981 Olympiakos (Greece)   A Fr 2-1 3-2   Jennings Devine 1 K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Young Hollins Sunderland 1 McDermott Nicholas Davis 1 Vaessen Gatting   2 Player Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls   1 Liverpool 42 26 9 7 80 32 87
3 20/08/1981 Juventus (Italy)   A Fr 0-1 2-2 40,000 Jennings Devine K.Sansom Talbot 2 O'Leary Young Hollins Sunderland McDermott Nicholas Rix Davis     3 PV Davis 37 +1 4   1   -   4   -   1 +1 -   6 +1 4   47 +3 5   1   -   4   -   1 +1 -   -   -   9 +3 6     2 Ipswich Town 42 26 5 11 75 53 83
4 22/08/1981 Portsmouth   A Fr 1-0 1-0   Jennings Devine K.Sansom Davis O'Leary Young Hollins Sunderland McDermott Nicholas 1 Rix       4 JA Devine 10 +1 -   -   -   1   -   2   -   4   1   78 +2 -   6   -   8   -   8   -   -   -   10 +4 1     3 Manchester United 42 22 12 8 59 29 78
1 29/08/1981 Stoke City   H FL 0-1 0-1 28,012 Jennings Devine K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Young Davis Sunderland McDermott Nicholas Rix Vaessen     1 SP Gatting -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   0 +1 -   50 +8 5   9 +1 1   3 +1 -   3 +1 -   -   -   4 +6 2     4 Tottenham Hotspur 42 20 11 11 67 48 71
2 02/09/1981 West Bromwich Albion   A FL 2-0 2-0 17,194 Jennings Devine K.Sansom Talbot 1 O'Leary Young Davis Sunderland 1 McDermott Nicholas Rix       2 PA Gorman 4   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   4   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -     5 Arsenal 42 20 11 11 48 37 71
3 05/09/1981 Liverpool   A FL 0-1 0-2 35,269 Jennings Devine K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Young Hollins Sunderland McDermott Nicholas Rix Davis     3 R Hankin -   -   -   -   0 +2 -   -   -   1   -   -   -   -   -   0 +2 -   -   -   -   -   1   -     6 Swansea City 42 21 6 15 58 51 69
4 12/09/1981 Sunderland   H FL 0-0 1-1 26,527 Jennings Hollins K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Young Davis Sunderland 1 McDermott Nicholas Rix       4 JE Hawley 12 +2 3   -   -   1   -   -   -   2   1   12 +2 3   -   -   1   -   -   -   -   -   2   1     7 Southampton 42 19 9 14 72 67 66
1 16/09/1981 Panathinaikos (Greece)   A UC 1-0 2-0 20,000 Jennings Hollins K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Young Davis Vaessen McDermott 1 Nicholas Rix Meade 1     1 JW Hollins 40   1   1   -   5   -   4   1   7   1   101 +3 7   4   -   14 +1 2   8 +3 1   0 +1 -   15 +3 1     8 Everton 42 17 13 12 56 50 64
5 19/09/1981 Leeds United   A FL 0-0 0-0 21,410 Jennings Hollins K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Young Davis Sunderland McDermott Nicholas Rix Devine     5 PA Jennings 16 (8) 12 * 1 (0) 1 * 4 (3) 1 * 4 (2) 2 * 7 (4) 7 * 165 (59) 162 * 30 (12) 24 * 21 (10) 18 * 19 (9) 12 * 1 (0) 3 * 29 (12) 32 *   9 West Ham United 42 14 16 12 66 57 58
6 22/09/1981 Birmingham City   H FL 1-0 1-0 19,588 Jennings Devine K.Sansom Talbot 1 O'Leary Young Davis Sunderland McDermott Hollins Rix       6 BJ McDermott 9 +4 1   -   -   3   -   3 +1 1   5 +1 -   25 +14 6   0 +1 -   3 +1 -   3 +2 1   -   -   11 +1 -     10 Manchester City 42 15 13 14 49 50 58
7 26/09/1981 Manchester United   H FL 0-0 0-0 39,797 Jennings Devine K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Young Hollins Sunderland Hawley Nicholas Davis       7 RJ Meade 8 +8 4   0 +1 -   1 +1 -   2 +1 1   1 +1 -   8 +8 4   0 +1 -   1 +1 -   2 +1 1   -   -   1 +3 -     11 Aston Villa 42 15 12 15 55 53 57
1 30/09/1981 Panathinaikos (Greece)   H UC 0-0 1-0 23,513 Jennings  Devine K Sansom  Talbot 1 O'Leary  Young  Hollins Sunderland McDermott  Nicholas  Rix  Whyte     1 S Nelson -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   0 +1 -   245 +10 10   33 +2 1   27   1   19 +2 -   1   -   59 +13 2     12 Nottingham Forest 42 15 12 15 42 48 57
8 03/10/1981 Notts County   A FL 1-0 1-2 10,840 Jennings Hollins K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Young Davis Sunderland Hawley 1 Nicholas Rix McDermott     8 P Nicholas 28 +3 -   1   -   5   1   4   -   5   1   36 +3 1   1   -   5   1   4   -   -   -   8   1     13 Brighton & Hove Albion 42 13 13 16 43 52 52
2 06/10/1981 Sheffield United   A FLC 0-0 0-1 19,101 Jennings Devine K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Young Hollins Sunderland Hawley Nicholas Davis       2 DA O'Leary 40   1   1   -   5   -   4   -   6   -   236   8   32   1   26   1   18   -   1   -   42 +4 2     14 Coventry City 42 13 11 18 56 62 50
9 10/10/1981 Swansea City   A FL 0-1 0-2 20,591 Jennings Devine K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Young Davis Sunderland Hawley Nicholas Hollins       9 DE O'Shea -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -     15 Notts. County 42 13 8 21 61 69 47
10 17/10/1981 Manchester City   H FL 0-0 1-0 25,466 Jennings Hollins K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Whyte McDermott Sunderland Meade 1 Nicholas Rix       10 G Rix 39   9   1   -   4   -   4   1   2   -   192 +5 24   28 +1 1   23   -   19   1   1   -   32 +4 4     16 Birmingham City 42 10 14 18 53 61 44
2 20/10/1981 Winterslag (Belgium)   A UC 0-0 0-1 10,000 Jennings  Devine  K.Sansom Talbot  O'Leary  Young  Hollins  Sunderland  Meade Nicholas  Rix  McDermott     2 SI Robson 20   2   1   -   1   -   -   -   2   -   20   2   1   -   1   -   -   -   -   -   2   -     17 West Bromwich Albion 42 11 11 20 46 57 44
11 24/10/1981 Ipswich Town   A FL 0-1 1-2 24,362 Jennings Hollins K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Young Davis Sunderland 1 Meade Nicholas Rix       11 KG Sansom 42   -   1   -   5   -   4   -   5   -   84   3   2   -   9   -   4   -   -   -   10   -     18 Stoke City 42 12 8 22 44 63 44
2 27/10/1981 Sheffield United   H FLC 1-0 2-0 22,301 Jennings Hollins K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Young 1 McDermott Sunderland 1 Meade Nicholas Rix Vaessen     2 BE Sparrow -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   2   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   2   -     19 Sunderland 42 11 11 20 38 58 44
12 31/10/1981 Coventry City OG H FL 0-0 1-0 23,102 Jennings Hollins K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Whyte McDermott Vaessen Hawley Nicholas Rix       12 A Sunderland 38   11   1   -   5   1   2   -   7   1   168 +1 45   29   15   16   7   13   7   1   1   29 +1 6     20 Leeds United 42 10 12 20 39 61 42
2 03/11/1981 Winterslag (Belgium)   H UC 1-1 2-1 22,930 Jennings Hollins 1 K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Whyte McDermott Vaessen Meade Nicholas Rix 1 Davis     2 BE Talbot 42   7   1   -   5   -   4   1   6   3   144   15   19   4   16   1   13   1   1   -   20   3     21 Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 10 10 22 32 63 40
13 07/11/1981 Aston Villa   A FL 2-0 2-0 27,316 Jennings Devine K.Sansom Talbot 1 O'Leary Whyte Hollins Vaessen Davis Nicholas Rix 1       13 PL Vaessen 9 +1 2   -   -   0 +1 -   2   -   0 +1 -   23 +9 6   -   -   1 +1 2   3 +4 1   -   -   1 +4 1     22 Middlesbrough 42 8 15 19 34 52 39
3 10/11/1981 Norwich City   H FLC 1-0 1-0 19,899 Jennings Hollins K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Whyte McDermott Sunderland Davis Nicholas 1 Rix Meade     3 CA Whyte 32   2   1   -   3   -   1 +1 -   4   -   32   2   1   -   3   -   1 +1 -   -   -   7   -    
14 21/11/1981 Nottingham Forest   A FL 0-1 2-1 20,912 Jennings Devine K.Sansom Talbot 1 O'Leary Whyte Hollins Sunderland 1 Davis Nicholas Rix       14 G Wood 26 (12) 25 * -   -   1 (0) 3 * -   -   0 +1 (1) 0 * 37 (17) 37 * -   -   3 (0) 5 * -   -   -   -   0 +3 (3) 0 *  
15 28/11/1981 Everton   H FL 0-0 1-0 25,860 Jennings Devine K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Whyte Hollins Sunderland Davis Nicholas Rix McDermott 1     15 WD Young 10   -   -   -   2   1   3   -   4   -   170   11   28   3   20   1   18   4   0 +1 -   29 +1 1    
4 01/12/1981 Liverpool   H FLC 0-0 0-0 37,917 Jennings Hollins K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Whyte McDermott Sunderland Davis Nicholas Rix Hankin     4 Own Goals -   1   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   85   -   13   -   -   -   1   -   -   -   29    
16 05/12/1981 West Ham United   A FL 2-0 2-1 33,833 Jennings Robson K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Whyte 1 Hollins 1p Sunderland Davis Nicholas Rix       16
4 08/12/1981 Liverpool   A FLC 0-0 0-3 21,375 Wood Robson K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Whyte Hollins Sunderland Davis Nicholas Rix Hankin     4
5 29/12/1981 Glentoran (Northern Ireland)   A Fr 2-0 2-0 7,000 Jennings Robson K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Whyte Hollins Sunderland Hankin Nicholas Davis 2       5
3 02/01/1982 Tottenham Hotspur   A FAC 0-1 0-1 38,421 Jennings Robson K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Whyte Hollins Sunderland Davis Nicholas Rix Meade     3
17 20/01/1982 Stoke City   A FL 1-0 1-0 9,625 Wood Robson K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Whyte Hollins Sunderland 1 Davis Nicholas Rix       17
18 23/01/1982 Southampton   A FL 1-1 1-3 22,263 Wood Robson K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary 1 Whyte Hollins Sunderland Davis Nicholas Rix McDermott     18
19 26/01/1982 Brighton And Hove Albion   H FL 0-0 0-0 17,922 Wood Robson K.Sansom Talbot Hollins Whyte McDermott Sunderland Davis Nicholas Rix Meade     19
20 30/01/1982 Leeds United   H FL 1-0 1-0 22,408 Wood Hollins K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Whyte Vaessen 1 Sunderland Davis Nicholas Rix       20
21 02/02/1982 Wolverhampton Wanderers   H FL 0-0 2-1 15,163 Wood Hollins K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Whyte Vaessen 1 Sunderland Davis Nicholas Rix 1 Hawley     21
22 06/02/1982 Sunderland   A FL 0-0 0-0 16,345 Wood Hollins K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Whyte Vaessen Sunderland Davis Nicholas Rix       22
23 13/02/1982 Notts County   H FL 0-0 1-0 18,229 Wood Hollins K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Whyte Vaessen Sunderland Davis Nicholas Rix Meade 1     23
24 16/02/1982 Middlesbrough   H FL 0-0 1-0 13,738 Wood Hollins K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Whyte Vaessen Sunderland Davis Nicholas Rix 1 Meade     24
25 20/02/1982 Manchester United   A FL 0-0 0-0 43,833 Wood Hollins K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Whyte Vaessen Sunderland Davis Nicholas Rix Meade     25
26 27/02/1982 Swansea City   H FL 0-1 0-2 29,724 Wood Hollins K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Whyte Vaessen Sunderland Davis Nicholas Rix Meade     26
27 06/03/1982 Manchester City   A FL 0-0 0-0 30,288 Wood Hollins K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Whyte Gorman Sunderland Davis Robson Rix       27
28 13/03/1982 Ipswich Town   H FL 1-0 1-0 25,977 Wood Hollins K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Whyte Gorman Sunderland Davis Robson 1 Rix       28
29 16/03/1982 West Bromwich Albion   H FL 0-1 2-2 15,799 Wood Hollins K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Whyte Gorman Sunderland 1 Davis Robson Rix Meade 1     29
30 20/03/1982 Coventry City   A FL 0-0 0-1 11,965 Wood Hollins K.Sansom Talbot Devine Whyte Gorman Sunderland Davis Robson Rix Meade     30
31 27/03/1982 Aston Villa   H FL 2-2 4-3 24,756 Wood Hollins K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Whyte Meade 1 Sunderland 1 Davis Robson Rix 2       31
32 29/03/1982 Tottenham Hotspur   A FL 2-0 2-2 40,940 Wood Hollins K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Whyte Meade Sunderland 2 Davis Robson Rix Nicholas     32
33 03/04/1982 Wolverhampton Wanderers   A FL 0-0 1-1 11,532 Wood Hollins K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Whyte Meade Sunderland Davis 1 Robson Rix Hawley     33
34 10/04/1982 Brighton And Hove Albion   A FL 0-0 1-2 21,019 Wood Hollins K.Sansom Talbot 1 O'Leary Whyte Meade Sunderland Davis Robson Nicholas       34
35 12/04/1982 Tottenham Hotspur   H FL 0-1 1-3 48,897 Wood Hollins K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Whyte Meade Hawley 1 Nicholas Robson Rix McDermott     35
36 17/04/1982 Nottingham Forest   H FL 1-0 2-0 21,986 Wood Hollins K.Sansom Talbot 1 O'Leary Whyte Meade Hawley Davis Robson Rix 1       36
37 24/04/1982 Everton   A FL 1-1 1-2 19,136 Wood Hollins K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Whyte Hawley Sunderland Davis Robson Rix 1 Nicholas     37
38 01/05/1982 West Ham United   H FL 2-0 2-0 34,977 Wood Hollins K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Whyte Hawley Sunderland 1 Davis Robson Rix 1       38
39 04/05/1982 Birmingham City   A FL 0-0 1-0 13,133 Wood Hollins K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Whyte 1 Hawley Sunderland Davis Robson Rix       39
40 08/05/1982 Middlesbrough   A FL 1-1 3-1 9,565 Wood Hollins K.Sansom Talbot 1 O'Leary Whyte Hawley Sunderland Davis 1 Robson Rix 1 Nicholas     40
41 11/05/1982 Liverpool   H FL 0-1 1-1 30,932 Wood Hollins K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Whyte Nicholas Sunderland 1 Hawley Robson Rix Meade     41
42 15/05/1982 Southampton   H FL 3-0 4-1 28,534 Wood Hollins K.Sansom Talbot O'Leary Whyte Davis 2 Sunderland Hawley 1 Robson 1 Rix       42
6 18/05/1982 ASL Club (Trinidad)   A Fr   2-3   Jennings Hollins 1 Sparrow Talbot O'Leary Whyte Davis 1 Sunderland Hawley Robson McDermott Meade     6
7 20/05/1982 Trinidad Representative XI   A Fr   2-0   Jennings Hollins Sparrow Talbot 1 O'Leary Whyte Davis Sunderland Hawley 1 O'Shea Meade McDermott     7
02/01/1982 - Nicholas replaced Jennings in goal after 75 minutes with the score at 0-1.