Date Opponents V Comp H-T F-T Att 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11     1905-06 ARSENAL CAREER FOOTBALL LEAGUE DIVISION 1 1905-06
1 02/09/1905 Liverpool   H FL 0-0 3-1 20,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Dick Sands McEachrane Bellamy Coleman 1 Satterthwaite 1 J.Blair 1 Templeton 1   League FA Cup SPCC Friendlies League FA Cup SDC United Lge LLPD SPCC Friendlies   Team P W D L F A Pts
2 09/09/1905 Sheffield United   A FL 1-1 1-3 16,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Dick Sands McEachrane Bellamy Fitchie Satterthwaite J.Blair 1 Templeton 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 38 23 5 10 79 46 51
3 16/09/1905 Notts County   H FL 1-1 1-1 16,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Dick Sands McEachrane Bellamy Fitchie 1 Ducat J.Blair Templeton 3 T Arnold 2   -   -   -   -   -   4   -   2   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   4   -   2 Preston North End 38 17 13 8 54 39 47
4 18/09/1905 Preston North End   H FL 2-0 2-2 12,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Dick Theobald McEachrane Bellamy Fitchie 2 Ducat J.Blair Templeton 4 J Ashcroft 35 (8) 57 * 6 (2) 7 * 4 (3) 2 * 4 (1) 4 * 202 (80) 207 * 22 (9) 20 * -   -   -   -   25 (7) 30 * 8 (4) 8 * 35 (4) 41 * 3 The Wednesday 38 18 8 12 63 52 44
1 21/09/1905 Faversham Rangers   A Fr 3-0 9-0 850 Bateup Cross Sutherland Bigden Scollard Chaplin 1 Arnold Coleman 2 Crowe 2 Satterthwaite 2 Badger 1 1 HO Badger -   -   -   -   -   -   5   5   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   8   7   4 Newcastle United 38 18 7 13 74 48 43
5 23/09/1905 Stoke   A FL 0-1 1-2 15,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Dick Sands McEachrane Arnold Fitchie 1 Ducat J.Blair Templeton 5 E Bateup 1 (0) 1 * -   -   -   -   3 (2) 2 * 1 (0) 1 * -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   4 (2) 4 * 5 Manchester City 38 19 5 14 73 54 43
6 30/09/1905 Bolton Wanderers   H FL 0-0 0-0 20,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Dick Sands McEachrane Arnold Fitchie Crowe J.Blair Templeton 6 JF Bellamy 17   3   -   -   2   -   5   1   18   3   -   -   -   -   -   -   4   1   2   -   14   3   6 Bolton Wanderers 38 17 7 14 81 67 41
7 07/10/1905 Wolverhampton Wanderers   A FL 1-0 2-0 9,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Dick Sands McEachrane Bellamy Fitchie Coleman 2 J.Blair Templeton 7 JH Bigden 25   -   6   -   3   -   2   -   32   -   6   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   3   -   11   -   7 Birmingham 38 17 7 14 65 59 41
1 09/10/1905 West Ham United   H SPCC 2-2 3-2 5,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Dick Theobald McEachrane Bellamy Fitchie 1 Coleman 2 J.Blair Templeton 1 FE Blackman -   -   -   -   -   -   2   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   5   1   8 Aston Villa 38 17 6 15 72 56 40
8 14/10/1905 Blackburn Rovers   A FL 0-1 0-2 10,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Dick Theobald McEachrane Bellamy Fitchie Coleman J.Blair Templeton 8 J Blair 12   3   -   -   1   -   4   -   12   3   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   4   -   9 Blackburn Rovers 38 16 8 14 54 52 40
2 18/10/1905 Corinthians   A Fr 1-1 1-2 6,500 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Dick Sands McEachrane Arnold Fitchie Coleman 1 J.Blair Templeton 2 T Blair -   -   -   -   -   -   1   1   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   1   10 Stoke 38 16 7 15 54 55 39
9 21/10/1905 Sunderland   H FL 1-0 2-0 13,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Dick Sands McEachrane Bellamy 1p Fitchie Coleman J.Blair 1 Templeton 9 A Chaplin -   -   -   -   -   -   5   1   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   5   1   11 Everton 38 15 7 16 70 66 37
10 28/10/1905 Birmingham   A FL 1-1 1-2 16,000 Ashcroft Gray Cross Dick Sands McEachrane Bellamy Fitchie Crowe 1 J.Blair Kemp 10 JG Coleman 28   12   6   3   4   4   2   3   112   57   16   5   -   -   -   -   11   5   7   5   16   15   12 Woolwich Arsenal 38 15 7 16 62 64 37
3 30/10/1905 Oxford University OG H Fr 2-0 3-1 1,500 Ashcroft Cross Sutherland Bigden Chaplin McEachrane Bellamy Badger Smith 2 J.Blair Arnold 3 AG Cross 15   -   6   -   2   -   4   -   84   -   14   -   -   -   -   -   9   -   6   -   20   -   13 Sheffield United 38 15 6 17 57 62 36
11 04/11/1905 Everton   H FL 1-1 1-2 18,000 Ashcroft Cross Sharp Dick Sands McEachrane Bellamy Fitchie Coleman 1 J.Blair Kemp 11 A Crowe 2   1   -   -   -   -   3   2   6   4   -   -   -   -   -   -   4   2   -   -   10   8   14 Sunderland 38 15 5 18 61 70 35
12 11/11/1905 Derby County   A FL 0-4 1-5 6,000 Ashcroft Cross Sharp Dick Sands McEachrane Bellamy Fitchie Coleman Satterthwaite 1 Templeton 12 J Dick 16   -   -   -   2   -   3   -   232   12   22   1   15   -   19   1   17   -   5   -   44   2   15 Derby County 38 14 7 17 39 58 35
13 18/11/1905 Sheffield Wednesday   H FL 0-1 0-2 20,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Dick Sands McEachrane Bellamy Fitchie Satterthwaite J.Blair Templeton 13 A Ducat 15   4   2   1   2   1   1   -   25   5   2   1   -   -   -   -   -   -   2   1   6   6   16 Notts. County 38 11 12 15 55 71 34
14 25/11/1905 Nottingham Forest   A FL 1-1 1-3 8,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Dick Bigden McEachrane Bellamy Fitchie Coleman Freeman 1 Templeton 14 TT Fitchie 22   9   5   2   1   1   1   -   35   18   5   2   -   -   -   -   2   -   2   1   3   1   17 Bury 38 11 10 17 57 74 32
15 02/12/1905 Manchester City   H FL 2-0 2-0 16,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Bigden Theobald McEachrane Bellamy Coleman Freeman 2 Fitchie Templeton 15 BC Freeman 17   9   4   3   1   -   1   3   17   9   4   3   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   1   3   18 Middlesbrough 38 10 11 17 56 71 31
16 09/12/1905 Bury   A FL 0-1 0-2 8,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Bigden Theobald McEachrane Bellamy Coleman Freeman Fitchie Templeton 16 W Garbutt 19   3   6   3   2   -   -   -   19   3   6   3   -   -   -   -   -   -   2   -   -   -   19 Nottingham Forest 38 13 5 20 58 79 31
17 16/12/1905 Middlesbrough   H FL 0-1 2-2 12,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Bigden Theobald McEachrane Bellamy 1 Coleman Freeman 1 Fitchie Templeton 17 AC Gray 28   -   1   -   1   -   1   -   54   -   3   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   4   -   20 Wolverhampton Wanderers 38 8 7 23 58 99 23
18 23/12/1905 Preston North End   A FL 1-0 2-2 6,000 Ashcroft Cross Sharp Bigden Sands Theobald Garbutt Coleman Freeman Ducat Neave 2 18 NJ Grice 1   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -  
19 25/12/1905 Newcastle United   H FL 4-3 4-3 20,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Bigden Sands McEachrane Garbutt Coleman Ducat 2 Fitchie 2 Neave 19 AJ Johnson -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -  
4 26/12/1905 Corinthians   H Fr 0-1 1-1 8,000 Ashcroft Cross Sutherland Dick Theobald Chaplin Templeton Bellamy Badger 1 Satterthwaite J.Blair 4 F Kemp 2   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   2   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -  
20 27/12/1905 Aston Villa   A FL 0-0 1-2 30,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Bigden Sands Theobald Garbutt Coleman Ducat Fitchie 1 Satterthwaite 20 HG Lee -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -  
21 30/12/1905 Liverpool   A FL 0-1 0-3 15,000 Ashcroft Cross Sharp Bigden Gray Theobald Garbutt Ducat Freeman Satterthwaite Neave 21 HL McDonald 2 (0) 6 * -   -   -   -   -   -   2 (0) 6 * -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -  
22 01/01/1906 Bolton Wanderers   A FL 0-4 1-6 30,000 Ashcroft Cross Sharp Bigden Gray Theobald Garbutt Bellamy Coleman Satterthwaite 1 Neave 22 RJ McEachrane 31   -   6   -   2   -   2   -   116   -   14   -   -   -   -   -   14   -   5   -   11   -  
23 06/01/1906 Sheffield United   H FL 1-0 5-1 10,000 Ashcroft Cross Sharp Bigden Sands Theobald Garbutt 1 Coleman 2 Ducat 1 Fitchie 1 Neave 23 D Neave 18   6   -   -   2   -   2   2   21   6   -   -   -   -   -   -   2   -   3   -   4   3  
1 13/01/1906 West Ham United   H FAC 0-0 1-1 18,000 Ashcroft Cross Sharp 1p Bigden Sands McEachrane Garbutt Coleman Ducat Fitchie Templeton 1 PR Sands 26   -   6   1   2   2   1   -   89   3   10   1   -   -   -   -   1   -   2   2   3   -  
5 15/01/1906 Cambridge University   H Fr 2-0 4-2 800 Bateup Blackman Sutherland Johnson Crowe Chaplin Bellamy Lee Badger 1 Smith 3 Satterthwaite 5 CO Satterthwaite 18   10   1   1   3   1   4   2   48   21   3   1   -   -   -   -   -   -   4   1   14   10  
1 18/01/1906 West Ham United   A FAC 2-1 3-2 12,000 Ashcroft Cross Sharp Bigden Sands McEachrane Garbutt 1 Coleman Ducat 1 Satterthwaite 1 Templeton 1 A Scollard -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -  
24 20/01/1906 Notts County   A FL 0-1 0-1 5,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Bigden Sands McEachrane Garbutt Coleman Ducat Satterthwaite Templeton 24 J Sharp 35   2   5   1   4   -   2   -   35   2   5   1   -   -   -   -   -   -   4   -   2   -  
6 22/01/1906 Oxford University   A Fr 3-0 4-0   Bateup Blackman Sutherland Dick Theobald Chaplin Bellamy 1 Arnold Crowe Badger 2 Neave 2 6 A Smith -   -   -   -   -   -   2   5   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   2   5  
25 27/01/1906 Stoke   H FL 1-0 1-2 10,000 Ashcroft Gray Cross Bigden Sands McEachrane Garbutt Coleman Ducat Fitchie Neave 1 25 A Sutherland -   -   -   -   1   -   5   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   5   -  
2 03/02/1906 Watford   H FAC 1-0 3-0 11,000 Ashcroft Gray Cross Bigden Sands McEachrane Garbutt Coleman 1 Freeman 1 Fitchie 1 Templeton 2 RB Templeton 17   -   6   -   2   -   2   -   33   1   8   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   2   -   8   2  
26 10/02/1906 Wolverhampton Wanderers   H FL 2-0 2-1 10,000 Ashcroft Cross Sharp Bigden Sands McEachrane Garbutt Coleman Freeman 2 Ducat Templeton 26 WS Theobald 14   -   -   -   3   -   3   -   16   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   5   -   4   -   10   1  
27 17/02/1906 Blackburn Rovers   H FL 1-0 3-2 8,000 McDonald Cross Sharp Bigden Sands McEachrane Bellamy 1p Coleman 2 Freeman Fitchie Neave 27 Own goals -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   8   -   3   -   -   -   2   -   -   -   -   -   15  
3 24/02/1906 Sunderland   H FAC 3-0 5-0 30,000 Ashcroft Cross Sharp Bigden Sands 1 McEachrane Garbutt 2 Coleman 1 Freeman Fitchie 1 Templeton 3
28 03/03/1906 Birmingham   H FL 3-0 5-0 25,000 Ashcroft Cross Sharp 1p Bigden Sands McEachrane Garbutt Coleman 1 Freeman 1 Satterthwaite 2 Neave 28
4 10/03/1906 Manchester United   A FAC 2-2 3-2 26,500 Ashcroft Cross Sharp Bigden Sands McEachrane Garbutt Coleman 1 Freeman 2 Fitchie Templeton 4
29 17/03/1906 Derby County   H FL 1-0 1-0 20,000 Ashcroft Cross Sharp Bigden Sands McEachrane Garbutt Coleman Freeman Satterthwaite Neave 1 29
30 21/03/1906 Everton   A FL 1-0 1-0 8,000 Ashcroft Gray Cross Bigden Theobald McEachrane Garbutt 1 Coleman Freeman Satterthwaite Neave 30
31 24/03/1906 Sheffield Wednesday   A FL 1-3 2-4 15,000 McDonald Cross Sharp 1p Bigden Sands McEachrane Garbutt Coleman Freeman Fitchie 1 Neave 31
SF 31/03/1906 Newcastle United   N FAC 0-1 0-2 19,964 Ashcroft Cross Sharp Bigden Sands McEachrane Garbutt Coleman Freeman Fitchie Templeton SF
32 02/04/1906 Nottingham Forest   H FL 0-0 3-1 10,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Bigden Sands Dick Garbutt Coleman Freeman 1 Satterthwaite Neave 2 32
33 07/04/1906 Manchester City   A FL 0-0 2-1 12,000 Bateup Gray Sharp Bigden Theobald Dick Garbutt Ducat Freeman Satterthwaite 2 Neave 33
SF 09/04/1906 Tottenham Hotspur   A SPCC 0-0 0-0 7,000 Ashcroft Sharp Sutherland Bigden Theobald Dick Garbutt Coleman Freeman Satterthwaite Templeton SF
34 13/04/1906 Aston Villa   H FL 2-0 2-1 30,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Bigden Sands McEachrane Garbutt Coleman 1 Freeman 1 Satterthwaite Neave 34
35 14/04/1906 Bury   H FL 3-0 4-0 20,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Bigden Sands McEachrane Garbutt Coleman 1 Ducat 1 Satterthwaite 2 Neave 35
36 16/04/1906 Newcastle United   A FL 1-1 1-1 25,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Bigden Theobald McEachrane Garbutt 1 Coleman Ducat Satterthwaite Neave 36
7 18/04/1906 West Hartlepool   A Fr 3-0 4-0 2,000 Ashcroft Cross Sharp Theobald Ducat Satterthwaite Bellamy T.Blair 1 Freeman 3 J.Blair Neave 7
37 21/04/1906 Middlesbrough   A FL 0-1 0-2 12,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Bigden Sands McEachrane Grice Ducat Freeman Satterthwaite Neave 37
38 25/04/1906 Sunderland   A FL 0-0 2-2 8,000 Ashcroft Cross Sharp Bigden Theobald McEachrane Garbutt Coleman 1 Freeman Satterthwaite 1 Neave 38
SF 28/04/1906 Tottenham Hotspur   H SPCC 1-0 5-0 12,000 Ashcroft Cross Sharp Bigden Sands 1 McEachrane Garbutt Coleman 2 Ducat 1 Satterthwaite 1 Neave SF
F 30/04/1906 Reading   A SPCC 1-0 1-0 3,500 Ashcroft Cross Sharp Bigden Sands 1 Theobald Bellamy Coleman Ducat Satterthwaite Neave F
31/03/1906 played at Victoria Ground, Stoke City.
Home ground - Manor Ground
Manager - Phil Kelso
Directors - George Leavey (President), Jack Humble (Chairman), Arthur Kennedy (Vice-chairman), Robert Clark, Charles Hithersay (retired during season), James Grant, William Craib, Francis Lamley, John Radford (directors), Phil Kelso (Secretary), Gordon Steven (Financial Secretary - retired during season), William Weeks (Financial Secretary).
Captain - John Dick