Date Opponents V Comp H-T F-T Att 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11     1898-99 ARSENAL CAREER FOOTBALL LEAGUE DIVISION 2 1898-99
1 01/09/1898 Gravesend   H Fr 0-1 0-1 3,000 Ord Fyfe McConnell Anderson Dick Davis Brock Haywood Hunt Hannah Mitchell 1   League FA Cup United Lge CCC Friendlies League FA Cup United Lge CCC Friendlies   Team P W D L F A Pts
1 03/09/1898 Luton Town   A FL 1-0 1-0 5,000 Ord Fyfe McConnell Anderson Dick Davis Brock White McGeoch Hannah Mitchell 1 1 Player Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls 1 Manchester City 34 23 6 5 92 35 52
2 05/09/1898 Burslem Port Vale   A FL 0-2 0-3 5,000 Ord Fyfe McConnell Anderson Dick Moir Brock White McGeoch Hannah Mitchell 2 JW Anderson 21   2   -   -   14   1   2   1   7   -   54   3   2   -   32   1   2   1   26   1   2 Glossop North End 34 20 6 8 76 38 46
3 10/09/1898 Leicester Fosse   H FL 1-0 4-0 6,000 Ord Fyfe McConnell Moir Anderson Clark Hunt 2 White 2 McGeoch Hannah Mitchell 3 JS Brock 3   -   -   -   4   -   -   -   1   -   57   20   6   3   31   10   -   -   25   6   3 Leicester Fosse 34 18 9 7 64 42 45
1 14/09/1898 Reading   A UL 1-0 1-1 1,200 Ord Fyfe McConnell Moir Anderson 1p Gilmour Brock Hunt McGeoch Hannah Dailly 1 G Carver -   -   -   -   1   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   -   -   1   -   -   -   1   -   4 Newton Heath 34 19 5 10 67 43 43
4 17/09/1898 Darwen   A FL 3-0 4-1 3,000 Ord Fyfe McConnell Moir Anderson 1 Davis Hunt 1 White 1 McGeoch Hannah Dailly 1 4 JM Clark 1   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   4   -   -   -   1   -   -   -   1   -   5 New Brighton Tower 34 18 7 9 71 52 43
2 19/09/1898 Thames Ironworks   H Fr 1-0 4-0   Hamilton McPhee McConnell Moir Anderson Davis Hunt 1 White McGeoch 1 Haywood Dailly 2 2 EH Cottrell 18   9   -   -   7   3   1   1   4   -   18   9   -   -   7   3   1   1   4   -   6 Walsall 34 15 12 7 79 36 42
5 24/09/1898 Gainsborough Trinity   H FL 2-1 5-1 7,000 Ord Fyfe McConnell Moir Anderson Davis Hunt 1 White McGeoch 2 Hannah Dailly 2 5 H Dailly 8   4   -   -   8   4   1   -   3   3   8   4   -   -   8   4   1   -   3   3   7 Woolwich Arsenal 34 18 5 11 72 41 41
6 01/10/1898 Manchester City   A FL 1-0 1-3 6,000 Ord Fyfe McConnell Moir Anderson Davis Hunt White 1 McGeoch Hannah Dailly 6 FW Davis 18   -   1   -   5   -   2   -   9   -   137   8   13   2   25   1   2   -   98   3   8 Small Heath 34 17 7 10 85 50 41
2 03/10/1898 Reading   H UL 1-0 2-0 1,000 Hamilton Fyfe McConnell Moir Dick Gilmour Brock Haywood 2(1p) McGeoch Dailly Mitchell 2 J Dick 30   -   1   -   19   1   3   1   10   -   30   -   1   -   19   1   3   1   10   -   9 Burslem Port Vale 34 17 5 12 56 34 39
3 08/10/1898 Millwall Athletic   A UL 1-1 1-1 12,000 Ord Fyfe McConnell Moir Dick Anderson Hunt White 1 McGeoch Dailly Mitchell 3 J Fyfe 7   -   -   -   5   -   -   -   1   -   7   -   -   -   5   -   -   -   1   -   10 Grimsby Town 34 15 5 14 71 60 35
4 10/10/1898 Luton Town   H UL 2-0 3-2 1,500 Ord Fyfe McConnell Moir Dick Anderson Brock White Hunt 1 Hannah 1 Mitchell 1 4 J Garton 5   -   -   -   2   -   -   -   3   -   5   -   -   -   2   -   -   -   3   -   11 Barnsley 34 12 7 15 52 56 31
7 15/10/1898 Walsall   A FL 1-3 1-4 4,000 Ord Fyfe McConnell Moir Anderson Dick Brock Haywood 1 McGeoch Hannah Mitchell 7 HP Gilmour -   -   -   -   4   -   -   -   1   -   -   -   -   -   4   -   -   -   1   -   12 Lincoln City 34 12 7 15 51 56 31
5 17/10/1898 Rushden   H UL 1-0 2-0 1,000 Ord Gilmour McConnell Moir Anderson Dick Hunt 1 Haywood 1 McGeoch Murphy Mitchell 5 TS Hamilton 1 (0) 3 * -   -   2 (1) 3 * -   -   3 (2) 1 * 1 (0) 3 * -   -   2 (1) 3 * -   -   6 (3) 5 * 13 Burton Swifts 34 10 8 16 51 70 28
8 22/10/1898 Burton Swifts   H FL 1-1 2-1 4,000 Ord McPhee McConnell Moir Anderson Dick Hunt 1p White McGeoch 1 Hannah Mitchell 8 D Hannah 26   5   1   -   15   3   2   -   8   1   46   17   4   -   27   7   2   -   15   4   14 Gainsborough Trinity 34 10 5 19 56 72 25
6 24/10/1898 Kettering   A UL 0-2 1-2 2,000 Ord McPhee McConnell Moir Anderson Dick Hunt White McGeoch Hannah Mitchell 1 6 A Haywood 23   12   1   -   13   5   2   -   11   5   84   31   7   5   41   16   2   -   43   27   15 Luton Town 34 10 3 21 51 95 23
7 29/10/1898 Southampton   A UL 1-2 1-5 3,000 Ord McPhee McConnell Moir Anderson Dick Hunt White 1 McGeoch Hannah Mitchell 7 F Hunt 31   15   1   -   18   11   3   1   11   4   53   27   3   3   28   12   3   1   15   5   16 Blackpool 34 8 4 22 49 90 20
8 31/10/1898 Brighton United OG H UL 2-0 5-2 2,000 Ord McPhee Fyfe Haywood Anderson Dick Cottrell White Hunt 2 Hannah Dailly 2 8 J McAvoy 25   -   1   -   10   -   3   -   5   -   25   -   1   -   10   -   3   -   5   -   17 Loughborough Town 34 6 6 22 38 92 18
9 05/11/1898 Small Heath   H FL 0-0 2-0 7,000 Ord McPhee McConnell Haywood Anderson Dick Cottrell White 1 Hunt 1 Hannah Dailly 9 A McConnell 20   1   -   -   13   -   1   -   7   -   37   1   1   -   24   -   1   -   13   1   18 Darwen 34 2 5 27 22 141 9
9 09/11/1898 Bristol City   A UL 1-1 2-1 3,000 Ord McAvoy McConnell Haywood Anderson Dick Brock White Hunt 1 Hannah Dailly 1 9 CA McGeoch 26   5   1   -   16   2   2   -   9   5   35   13   4   1   23   6   2   -   17   11  
10 12/11/1898 Loughborough   A FL 0-0 0-0 2,500 Ord McAvoy McConnell Haywood Anderson Dick Cottrell White Hunt Hannah Dailly 10 J McPhee 7   -   1   -   6   -   1   -   6   -   7   -   1   -   6   -   1   -   7   -   UNITED LEAGUE 1898-99
10 14/11/1898 Wellingborough   A UL 0-0 0-3 1,000 Ord McAvoy McConnell Moir Anderson Dick Cottrell McGeoch Hunt Murphy Mitchell 10 A Mitchell 10   2   -   -   9   2   1   -   5   1   10   2   -   -   9   2   1   -   5   1     Team P W D L F A Pts
11 19/11/1898 Southampton   H UL 1-1 2-1 8,000 Ord McAvoy McConnell Haywood Anderson Dick Cottrell White Hunt 2 Hannah Dailly 11 JG Moir 29   -   1   -   15   1   3   -   8   -   29   -   1   -   15   1   3   -   8   -   1 Millwall Athletic 20 14 3 3 42 19 31
12 21/11/1898 Rushden OG A UL 3-0 6-0 1,000 Ord McAvoy McConnell Haywood Dick Davis Cottrell McGeoch Hunt 3 Hannah 2 Dailly 12 J Murphy -   -   -   -   3   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   3   -   -   -   3   1   2 Southampton 20 12 1 7 53 32 25
3 23/11/1898 Corinthians   A Fr 1-2 1-4   Ord Anderson McConnell Haywood Dick Davis Cottrell McGeoch Hunt 1 Hannah Dailly 3 RG Ord 33 (12) 38 * 1 (0) 6 * 18 (3) 27 * 3 (1) 6 * 9 (2) 17 * 63 (19) 87 * 5 (2) 11 * 34 (5) 51 * 3 (1) 6 * 14 (4) 23 * 3 Woolwich Arsenal 20 10 4 6 40 30 24
11 26/11/1898 Grimsby Town   A FL 0-0 0-1 2,000 Ord McAvoy McConnell Haywood Anderson Dick Cottrell McGeoch Hunt Hannah Dailly 11 G Perry -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   4 Tottenham Hotspur 20 11 2 7 36 25 24
4 28/11/1898 Chatham   A Fr 0-1 1-3 300 Ord McAvoy McPhee Moir Anderson Dick Haywood McGeoch 1 Hunt Hannah Mitchell 4 H Shaw 16   7   1   -   6   3   2   -   7   -   16   7   1   -   6   3   2   -   7   -   5 Bristol City 20 11 0 9 43 31 22
12 03/12/1898 Newton Heath   H FL 3-1 5-1 7,000 Ord McAvoy McConnell Moir Dick Davis Cottrell White 3 Hunt Hannah 2 Mitchell 12 W White 16   10   -   -   7   2   1   1   3   1   39   16   3   -   22   11   1   1   8   4   6 Reading 20 8 5 7 36 25 21
5 08/12/1898 Thames Ironworks   A Fr 1-0 2-1   Hamilton McAvoy McPhee Haywood Anderson Gilmour McGeoch 1 White Hunt Dailly 1 Mitchell 5 Own Goals -   -   -   -   -   2   -   -   -   -   -   5   -   2   -   2   -   -   -   14   7 Brighton United 20 10 1 9 41 42 21
13 10/12/1898 New Brighton Tower   A FL 0-0 1-3 3,000 Hamilton McAvoy McConnell Moir Dick Davis Cottrell White 1 Hunt Hannah Mitchell 13 Friendlies appearances - 11 short 8 Wellingborough 20 7 1 12 32 40 15
13 12/12/1898 Bristol City   H UL 1-2 1-3 3,000 Hamilton McAvoy McConnell Moir Dick Gilmour McGeoch Haywood Hunt Murphy Dailly 1 13 Friendlies goals scored - 7 short 9 Kettering 20 8 1 11 25 38 15*
14 17/12/1898 Lincoln City   H FL 2-1 4-2 3,000 Ord McAvoy McConnell 1 Moir Dick Davis Cottrell White Hunt 1 Dailly 1 Mitchell 1 14 Friendlies goals conceded - 1 short 10 Rushden 20 6 1 13 26 45 13
15 24/12/1898 Barnsley   A FL 1-0 1-2 2,000 Ord McAvoy McConnell Moir Dick Davis Cottrell White Hunt 1 Hannah Dailly 15 11 Luton Town 20 2 3 15 24 71 7
14 26/12/1898 Millwall Athletic   H UL 0-0 0-1 14,000 Ord McPhee McAvoy Moir Dick Davis McGeoch Haywood Hunt Hannah Shaw 14 *Kettering - 2 points deducted for fielding an ineligible player
15 27/12/1898 Luton Town   A UL 0-1 1-1 2,000 Ord Anderson McPhee Moir Dick Davis McGeoch Haywood Hunt Hannah Shaw 1 15
16 31/12/1898 Luton Town   H FL 4-2 6-2 4,000 Ord McPhee McAvoy Moir Dick Davis Hunt 3 Haywood 3 McGeoch Hannah Shaw 16
16 04/01/1899 Brighton United   A UL 0-1 1-1 1,500 Ord McAvoy McPhee Moir Dick Davis Hunt Haywood McGeoch 1 Hannah Shaw 16
17 07/01/1899 Leicester Fosse   A FL 1-2 1-2 10,000 Ord McPhee McAvoy Moir Dick Davis Hunt Haywood 1 McGeoch Hannah Shaw 17
18 14/01/1899 Darwen   H FL 3-0 6-0 3,000 Ord McPhee McAvoy Moir Dick Davis Hunt 1 Haywood 1 White 1 Hannah 2 Shaw 1 18
SF 18/01/1899 Chatham   A CCC 0-1 1-1   Ord McAvoy McPhee Moir Dick Davis Hunt Haywood Anderson 1 Dailly Mitchell SF
19 21/01/1899 Gainsborough Trinity   A FL 0-0 1-0 2,000 Ord McPhee McAvoy Moir Dick Davis Hunt Haywood 1 McGeoch Hannah Shaw 19
6 25/01/1899 Sevenoaks   A Fr   7-1                         6
1 28/01/1899 Derby County   H FAC 0-2 0-6 20,000 Ord McPhee McAvoy Moir Dick Davis Hunt Haywood McGeoch Hannah Shaw 1
7 30/01/1899 Millwall Athletic   H Fr 0-2 2-4 1,500 Ord McConnell McPhee Anderson Dick Davis Cottrell Mitchell 1 Hunt 1 Hannah Shaw 7
20 04/02/1899 Glossop North End   A FL 0-2 0-2 2,000 Ord McPhee McAvoy Moir Dick Anderson Hunt Haywood McGeoch Hannah Shaw 20
17 06/02/1899 Kettering   H UL 2-2 4-2 600 Ord McAvoy Carver Moir 1 Dick 1 Anderson Hunt Haywood McGeoch Hannah Shaw 2 17
21 11/02/1899 Walsall   H FL 0-0 0-0 3,000 Ord McAvoy Anderson Moir Dick Davis Hunt Haywood McGeoch Hannah Shaw 21
22 13/02/1899 Glossop North End   H FL 0-0 3-0 2,000 Ord McAvoy Anderson 1 Moir Dick Davis Hunt 1 Cottrell McGeoch 1 Haywood Shaw 22
8 15/02/1899 Gravesend   A Fr 0-2 2-3 800 Ord Perry McAvoy Anderson Dick Moir Haywood 1 Hunt McGeoch Hannah 1 Shaw 8
23 18/02/1899 Burton Swifts   A FL 2-1 2-1 2,000 Ord McAvoy Anderson Moir Dick Davis Hunt Cottrell McGeoch Haywood Shaw 2 23
SF 20/02/1899 Chatham   H CCC 3-0 3-3 1,500 Ord McAvoy Anderson Moir Dick 1 Davis Hunt 1 Cottrell 1 McGeoch Hannah Shaw SF
24 25/02/1899 Burslem Port Vale   H FL 1-0 1-0 6,000 Ord McAvoy Anderson Moir Dick Davis Hunt White McGeoch Haywood Shaw 1 24
9 27/02/1899 Clapton   A Fr 1-0 3-0 2,000 Ord McAvoy McPhee Moir Dick Davis Hunt 1 White 1 McGeoch 1 Haywood Shaw 9
25 04/03/1899 Small Heath   A FL 0-2 1-4 3,000 Ord McAvoy McConnell Moir Dick Davis Hunt White McGeoch Haywood 1 Shaw 25
SF 06/03/1899 Chatham   A CCC 0-1 1-2 3,000 Ord McAvoy McConnell Moir Dick Hannah Hunt White 1p McGeoch Haywood Shaw SF
10 09/03/1899 Casuals   A Fr 1-0 3-1 1,500 Ord Garton McConnell Moir Dick Davis Cottrell Hunt McGeoch 1 Haywood 2 Shaw 10
18 11/03/1899 Tottenham Hotspur   H UL 1-0 2-1 6,000 Ord Garton McAvoy Moir Dick Hannah Hunt Cottrell McGeoch Haywood 2 Shaw 18
26 13/03/1899 Loughborough   H FL 2-1 3-1 2,000 Ord Garton McAvoy Moir Dick Hannah Hunt Cottrell 1 McGeoch 1 Haywood Shaw 1 26
27 18/03/1899 Blackpool   H FL 5-0 6-0 4,000 Ord Garton McAvoy Moir Dick Hannah Hunt 1 Cottrell 3 McGeoch Haywood 2 Shaw 27
28 22/03/1899 Blackpool   A FL 1-0 1-1 2,000 Ord Garton McAvoy Moir Dick Hannah Hunt Cottrell 1 McGeoch Haywood Mitchell 28
29 25/03/1899 Grimsby Town   H FL 0-0 1-1 3,500 Ord Garton McAvoy Moir Dick Davis Hunt Cottrell Haywood Hannah 1 Shaw 29
19 31/03/1899 Wellingborough   H UL 2-0 3-0 3,000 Ord Garton McConnell Moir Dick Davis Anderson Cottrell 2 McGeoch 1 Hannah Mitchell 19
30 01/04/1899 Newton Heath   A FL 1-1 2-2 5,000 Ord Garton McAvoy Anderson Dick Hannah Hunt Cottrell 1 McGeoch Haywood 1 Shaw 30
31 03/04/1899 Manchester City   H FL 0-1 0-1 5,000 Ord McConnell McAvoy Moir Dick Anderson Hunt Cottrell McGeoch Haywood Hannah 31
11 04/04/1899 Millwall Athletic   A Fr 0-0 0-0 2,500 Ord Garton McConnell Moir Dick Davis Cottrell Haywood McGeoch Hannah Shaw 11
32 08/04/1899 New Brighton Tower   H FL 3-0 4-0 3,000 Ord McConnell McAvoy Moir Dick Anderson Hunt 1 Cottrell 2 McGeoch Haywood 1 Mitchell 32
33 15/04/1899 Lincoln City   A FL 0-0 0-2 2,000 Ord McConnell McAvoy Moir Dick Anderson Hunt Cottrell McGeoch Haywood Shaw 33
34 22/04/1899 Barnsley   H FL 2-0 3-0 4,000 Ord McConnell McAvoy Moir Dick Anderson Hunt Cottrell 1 McGeoch Haywood Shaw 2 34
A 24/04/1899 Notts County   H Fr 1-1 2-1   Ord McAvoy McConnell Moir Dick Davis Haywood 2 Hunt McGeoch Hannah Shaw A
12 26/04/1899 Woolwich League   H Fr   3-0 1,000 Hamilton Garton McPhee Moir Dick Davis Haywood Hannah Hunt Mitchell Shaw 12
20 29/04/1899 Tottenham Hotspur   A UL 0-0 2-3 7,000 Ord McConnell McAvoy Hannah Dick Anderson Hunt 1 Cottrell 1 McGeoch Haywood Shaw 20
06/03/1899 played at Gravesend. 24/04/1899 abandoned after 55 minutes due to a waterlogged pitch.
Home ground - Manor Ground.