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113 – Random 1990s Press Photo’s

As usual, any backslip details are below the photo scan.

“27.4.91 : London.
Arsenal’s George Armstrong crosses the ball into the Liverpool penalty area during the Ray Kennedy benefit match at Highbury today. Armstrong, a famous winger in his time, played in the Arsenal double winning side of 1970/71.”

“21-09-98.
England and Arsenal player Tony Adams kicks off the start of the new Cox’s Apple season in London.”

“21-09-98.
England and Arsenal player Tony Adams kicks off the start of the new Cox’s Apple season in London.”

“Arsenal sign headless midfielder.”

“Arsene Wenger (Manager of Arsenal FC) 22 Sept. 96.”

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110 – George Graham and Silverware

I’ve tried to somewhat avoid the scanning the obvious press photo’s of people lifting trophies but it seemed like a great way of summing up George Graham’s reign which was loaded with trophies, so here are some scans of trophies being lifted! Haven’t bothered with the backslips for these as they are pretty obvious and as this post is going for the obvious I’ve included a couple of scans of classic trophy winning goals as well.











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107 – The Defence

Quite possibly the best defensive unit in football at the time, George Graham forged the defence on the training pitch.

“25.3.91. Bisham Abbey.
Arsenal captain Tony Adams training with his international team-mates at Bisham Abbey today before Wednesday’s match against Ireland.”

“Football. Steve Bould. Arsenal FC.”

“Arsenal signing Lee Dixon. 9th March 1988.
New signing Lee Dixon makes his debut for Arsenal against Luton Town at Highbury last month.”

“Martin Keown (Arsenal FC) 10th Sept. ’95.”

“David Seaman (Arsenal FC and England) 6th Apr ’96.”

“Nigel Winterburn. Arsenal FC. 10-11-90.”

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106 – Random 1980s Press Photo’s (part three)

Last set of random 1980s scans, starting with a rather enjoyable penalty miss.

“London 20.2.88. Arsenal v Man Utd.
Arsenal fans celebrate as Manchester United’s Brian McClair (9) misses a crucial penalty in the fifth round FA Cup match at Highbury today.”

“25.2.89 Arsenal v Luton Town.
Referee John Deakin moves in to book Luton Town’s Mick Harford (2nd from right) for a foul, as Arsenal’s Tony Adams (3rd from right) sorts out harford’s dispute with Perry groves (left) during today’s First Division match at highbury, London. Arsenal won 2-0.”

“Football Team Group – League Champions Arsenal.
25 June ’89.”

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