Date Opponents V Comp H-T F-T Pos. Att 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Sub     1907-08 ARSENAL CAREER FOOTBALL LEAGUE DIVISION 1 1907-08
1 02/09/1907 Notts County   H FL 0-0 1-1 9 10,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Bigden Sands McEachrane Garbutt 1 Coleman Freeman C.Satterthwaite D.Neave   1   League FA Cup SPCC Friendlies League FA Cup SDC United Lge LLPD SPCC Friendlies   Team P W D L F A Pts
2 07/09/1907 Bristol City   H FL 0-1 0-4 16 14,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Bigden Sands McEachrane Lee Coleman Freeman Mordue D.Neave   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 Manchester United 38 23 6 9 81 48 52
3 09/09/1907 Bury   A FL 2-2 2-3 17 10,000 Ashcroft Cross Sharp Bigden Theobald McEachrane Lee Coleman Kyle 1 Mordue D.Neave 1   3 J Ashcroft 36 (7) 60 * 2 (1) 4 * -   -   9 (2) 9 * 273 (96) 319 * 30 (12) 30 * -   -   -   -   25 (7) 30 * 9 (4) 10 * 52 (8) 58 * 2 Aston Villa 38 17 9 12 77 59 43
4 14/09/1907 Notts County   A FL 0-1 0-2 18 10,000 Ashcroft Cross Sharp Theobald Sands McEachrane Lee Coleman Kyle Mordue D.Neave   4 ST Bassett -   -   -   -   -   -   3   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   5   -   3 Manchester City 38 16 11 11 62 54 43
1 16/09/1907 Barnsley   H FR 0-0 1-0 - 1,000 Ashcroft Cross Sharp Dick Bassett McEachrane Lee Kyle Freeman Mordue D.Neave 1   1 E Bateup (in goal) 2 (0) 3 * -   -   1 (0) 1 * -   -   6 (0) 11 * -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1 (0) 1 * 7 (2) 10 * 4 Newcastle United 38 15 12 11 65 54 42
5 21/09/1907 Manchester City   H FL 0-0 2-1 16 12,000 Bateup Cross Sharp 1p Dick Sands McEachrane Lee Coleman 1 Kyle Mordue D.Neave   5 E Bateup (on field) -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   1   5 The Wednesday 38 19 4 15 73 64 42
1 23/09/1907 Reading   H SPCC 0-0 0-1 - 2,000 Bateup Shaw Sharp Dick Theobald Low Lee Coleman Ducat Kyle Mordue   1 JH Bigden 6   -   -   -   -   -   4   -   75   1   12   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   4   1   21   -   6 Middlesbrough 38 17 7 14 54 45 41
6 28/09/1907 Preston North End   A FL 0-2 0-3 18 12,000 Ashcroft Sands Shaw Dick Theobald McEachrane Lee Coleman Kyle Mordue D.Neave   6 NW Chisholm -   -   -   -   -   -   3   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   3   -   7 Bury 38 14 11 13 58 61 39
7 05/10/1907 Bury   H FL 0-0 0-0 18 14,000 Ashcroft Cross Sharp Dick Sands McEachrane Garbutt Coleman Kyle C.Satterthwaite D.Neave   7 Clark -   -   -   -   -   -   2   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   2   -   8 Liverpool 38 16 6 16 68 61 38
8 12/10/1907 Aston Villa   A FL 0-0 1-0 17 25,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Dick Sands McEachrane Garbutt Coleman Kyle C.Satterthwaite D.Neave 1   8 JG Coleman 26   8   2   -   1   -   2   1   172   79   24   5   -   -   -   -   11   5   9   5   26   24   9 Nottingham Forest 38 13 11 14 59 62 37
2 14/10/1907 Rest Of Kent OG A FR 1-1 3-1 - 800 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Dick 1 Theobald McEachrane Garbutt Coleman Kyle Mordue 1 D.Neave   2 AG Cross 11   -   -   -   -   -   4   -   111   -   15   -   -   -   -   -   9   -   6   -   30   -   10 Bristol City 38 12 12 14 58 61 36
9 19/10/1907 Liverpool   H FL 1-1 2-1 16 15,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Dick Sands McEachrane Lee 2 Coleman Kyle C.Satterthwaite D.Neave   9 J Dick 17   -   -   -   1   -   4   1   250   12   22   1   15   -   19   1   17   -   7   -   56   4   11 Everton 38 15 6 17 58 64 36
10 26/10/1907 Middlesbrough   A FL 0-0 0-0 13 18,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Dick Sands McEachrane Lee Coleman Kyle C.Satterthwaite Mordue   10 A Ducat 18   1   2   -   1   -   2   -   47   7   4   1   -   -   -   -   -   -   3   1   13   8   12 Preston North End 38 12 12 14 47 53 36
11 02/11/1907 Sheffield United   H FL 3-1 5-1 10 15,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Dick Sands McEachrane Garbutt Coleman 1 Kyle 2 C.Satterthwaite 1 D.Neave 1   11 Fisher -   -   -   -   -   -   1 (0) 1 * -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1 (0) 1 * 13 Chelsea 38 14 8 16 53 62 36
12 09/11/1907 Chelsea   A FL 0-1 1-2 11 65,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Dick Sands McEachrane Garbutt Coleman Kyle C.Satterthwaite 1 D.Neave   12 BC Freeman 15   4   1   -   -   -   2   -   44   21   5   3   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   12   17   14 WOOLWICH ARSENAL 38 12 12 14 51 63 36
13 16/11/1907 Nottingham Forest   H FL 1-1 3-1 9 8,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Ducat Sands McEachrane Garbutt Coleman 1 Kyle 2 C.Satterthwaite Mordue   13 WT Garbutt 8   2   1   -   -   -   1   -   52   8   13   6   -   -   -   -   -   -   3   -   4   2   15 Blackburn Rovers 38 12 12 14 51 63 36
14 23/11/1907 Manchester United   A FL 0-2 2-4 10 15,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Dick Sands McEachrane Garbutt 1 Coleman Kyle 1 C.Satterthwaite D.Neave   14 AC Gray 30   -   2   -   -   -   7 +1 -   107   -   10   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   2   -   15 +1 -   16 Sunderland 38 16 3 19 78 75 35
15 30/11/1907 Blackburn Rovers   H FL 1-0 2-0 9 7,500 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Dick Sands 1 McEachrane Garbutt Coleman Kyle C.Satterthwaite 1 D.Neave   15 G Hastie -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   17 Sheffield United 38 12 11 15 52 58 35
16 07/12/1907 Bolton Wanderers   A FL 1-1 1-3 11 10,000 Ashcroft Cross Sharp Dick Sands McEachrane Mordue Coleman 1 Kyle C.Satterthwaite D.Neave   16 GR Hoare 1   -   -   -   -   -   2   -   1   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   2   -   18 Notts. County 38 13 8 17 39 51 34
17 14/12/1907 Birmingham   H FL 1-0 1-1 10 3,000 Ashcroft Cross Sharp Dick Sands McEachrane Mordue Coleman 1 Kyle C.Satterthwaite D.Neave   17 Johnstone -   -   -   -   -   -   1 (0) 4 * -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1 (0) 4 * 19 Bolton Wanderers 38 14 5 19 52 58 33
18 21/12/1907 Everton   A FL 0-0 1-1 9 10,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Ducat Sands McEachrane Mordue Coleman 1 Freeman Kyle D.Neave   18 Kerroll -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   20 Birmingham 38 9 12 17 40 60 30
19 25/12/1907 Newcastle United   H FL 1-2 2-2 11 25,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Ducat Sands McEachrane Mordue Coleman Freeman 1 Kyle 1 D.Neave   19 P Kyle 23   8   2   1   1   -   4   -   52   21   8   2   -   -   -   -   -   -   2   -   11   2  
3 26/12/1907 Liverpool   H FR 1-0 2-2 - 3,000 Ashcroft Gray Cross Ducat Dick Low Mordue Coleman 1 Kyle Lewis D.Neave 1   3 HG Lee 18   5   -   -   1   -   5   3   18   5   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   7   3  
20 28/12/1907 Sunderland   H FL 2-0 4-0 10 6,000 Ashcroft Cross Gray Ducat Sands McEachrane Mordue Lewis 2 Freeman Coleman D.Neave 2   20 CH Lewis 13   8   -   -   -   -   6   2   13   8   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   6   2  
21 31/12/1907 Sheffield Wednesday   A FL 0-4 0-6 11 9,000 Ashcroft Cross Gray Dick Ducat McEachrane Mordue Coleman Freeman Kyle D.Neave   21 AB Low -   -   -   -   1   -   6   -   3   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   12   -  
22 01/01/1908 Sunderland   A FL 1-1 2-5 12 20,000 Ashcroft Cross Gray Ducat Dick McEachrane Mordue Kyle 1 Freeman C.Satterthwaite D.Neave 1   22 D McDonald -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -  
23 04/01/1908 Bristol City   A FL 1-0 2-1 12 15,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Ducat Dick McEachrane Mordue Coleman 1 Freeman 1 Kyle D.Neave   23 RJ McEachrane 38   -   2   -   -   -   3   -   188   -   22   -   -   -   -   -   14   -   6   -   17   -  
1 11/01/1908 Hull City   H FAC 0-0 0-0 - 15,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Ducat Sands McEachrane Mordue Coleman Freeman Kyle D.Neave   1 A McKinnon -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -  
1 16/01/1908 Hull City   A FAC 0-3 1-4 - 17,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Ducat Sands McEachrane Garbutt Coleman Kyle 1 Mordue D.Neave   1 McLaren -   -   -   -   -   -   2   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   2   -  
24 18/01/1908 Manchester City   A FL 0-2 0-4 14 25,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Ducat Sands McEachrane Mordue Coleman Freeman Kyle D.Neave   24 McLean -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -  
25 25/01/1908 Preston North End   H FL 0-0 1-1 13 6,000 Ashcroft Cross Sharp Ducat Sands 1 McEachrane Mordue Lewis Freeman Kyle Rodger   25 J Mordue 23   1   2   -   1   -   7   1   26   1   2   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   11   2  
4 01/02/1908 Tottenham Hotspur   A FR 1-0 1-0 - 10,000 Ashcroft Sharp Gray McEachrane Dick Ducat Mordue C.Satterthwaite 1 Kyle Lewis Freeman   4 A Neave -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -  
26 08/02/1908 Aston Villa   H FL 0-0 0-1 15 12,000 Ashcroft Gray Cross Ducat Sands McEachrane Mordue Coleman Kyle C.Satterthwaite D.Neave   26 D Neave 35   7   2   -   -   -   7   2   89   17   8   2   -   -   -   -   2   -   4   -   13   6  
27 15/02/1908 Liverpool   A FL 0-2 1-4 18 18,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Dick Sands McEachrane Mordue Coleman 1 Freeman C.Satterthwaite D.Neave   27 J Rodger 1   -   -   -   -   -   2   -   1   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   2   -  
28 22/02/1908 Middlesbrough   H FL 2-1 4-1 13 7,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Ducat Sands McEachrane Lee 1 Lewis 2 Freeman 1 Coleman D.Neave   28 PR Sands 34   2   2   -   -   -   -   -   147   8   14   2   -   -   -   -   1   -   2   2   3   -  
29 29/02/1908 Sheffield United   A FL 1-1 2-2 15 8,000 Bateup Gray Sharp Ducat Sands McEachrane Lee Lewis 1 Freeman 1 C.Satterthwaite D.Neave   29 CO Satterthwaite 21   3   -   -   -   -   4   2   107   41   9   3   -   -   -   -   -   -   5   1   25   17  
30 07/03/1908 Chelsea   H FL 0-0 0-0 12 30,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Ducat Sands McEachrane Lee Lewis Freeman C.Satterthwaite D.Neave   30 JN Satterthwaite 5   1   -   -   -   -   -   -   5   1   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   2   3  
31 14/03/1908 Nottingham Forest   A FL 0-1 0-1 15 14,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Ducat Sands McEachrane Lee Lewis Freeman C.Satterthwaite D.Neave   31 ? Satterthwaite -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -  
32 21/03/1908 Manchester United   H FL 0-0 1-0 13 18,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Ducat Sands McEachrane Lee 1 Lewis C.Satterthwaite J.Satterthwaite D.Neave   32 J Sharp 32   1   2   -   1   -   3   -   103   4   13   1   -   -   -   -   -   -   6   -   7   -  
33 28/03/1908 Blackburn Rovers   A FL 1-1 1-1 14 12,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Dick Sands McEachrane Lee Lewis Ducat 1 J.Satterthwaite D.Neave   33 JE Shaw 2   -   -   -   1   -   2   -   2   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   2   -  
34 04/04/1908 Bolton Wanderers   H FL 1-0 1-1 14 10,000 Ashcroft Gray Shaw Ducat Sands McEachrane Lee Lewis C.Satterthwaite J.Satterthwaite 1 D.Neave   34 Stewart -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -  
35 11/04/1908 Birmingham   A FL 0-1 2-1 13 15,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Bigden Sands McEachrane Mordue Lewis 1 Lee 1 J.Satterthwaite D.Neave   35 J Stirling -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -  
36 17/04/1908 Newcastle United   A FL 1-1 1-2 15 30,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Bigden Sands McEachrane Mordue Lewis Lee J.Satterthwaite D.Neave 1   36 WS Theobald 3   -   -   -   1   -   6   -   21   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   5   -   5   -   24   2  
37 18/04/1908 Everton   H FL 1-1 2-1 13 15,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Ducat Sands McEachrane Mordue 1 Lewis 1 Lee C.Satterthwaite D.Neave   37 Thomson -   - -   -   -   -   1   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -  
38 20/04/1908 Sheffield Wednesday   H FL 0-0 1-1 14 16,000 Ashcroft Gray Sharp Bigden Sands McEachrane Mordue Lewis 1 Lee Hoare D.Neave   38 Own goals -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   8   -   3   -   -   -   2   -   -   -   -   -   19  
5 21/04/1908 Heart Of Midlothian (Scotland)   A FR 1-2 1-3 - 3,000   Gray         Mordue C.Satterthwaite 1 Lee       5 Friendly appearances - 30 short
6 22/04/1908 Raith Rovers (Scotland)   A FR 0-1 0-1 -   Fisher Chisholm Shaw Bassett Theobald Low A.Neave McLean C.Satterthwaite Lewis McLaren   6 Friendly goals scored - 1 short
7 23/04/1908 Aberdeen (Scotland)   A FR 0-2 1-4 - 4,000 Johnstone Gray Bassett Bigden Theobald Low McLaren Lewis 1 Hoare Mordue Neave   7 Friendly goals conceded - 5 short
8 25/04/1908 Dundee (Scotland)   A FR 1-1 1-2 -   Ashcroft Shaw Chisholm Bigden Thomson Low   Lewis 1 Lee Hoare D.Neave Gray 8 It is unclear which Satterthwaite played in the friendly v Kilmarnock on 30/04/1908
9 27/04/1908 Motherwell (Scotland)   A FR 1-1 1-1 - 1,500 Ashcroft                       9
10 28/04/1908 Rangers (Scotland)   A FR 1-1 1-1 - 2,000 Ashcroft Gray Chisholm Bigden Theobald Low Stirling Lewis Lee 1 Hastie Neave   10
11 29/04/1908 Greenock Morton (Scotland)   A FR 0-1 0-1 - 3,000 Ashcroft Gray Cross Bigden Theobald Low Mordue Clark Kerroll C.Satterthwaite Rodger   11
12 30/04/1908 Kilmarnock (Scotland)   A FR 2-1 2-1 - 2,000 Ashcroft D.McDonald Cross Rodger Theobald McKinnon Stewart ?.Satterthwaite Lee 2 Clark Neave   12
Home ground - Manor Ground
Manager - Phil Kelso (until 10 February 1908), George Morrell (from 10 February 1908)
Directors - George Leavey (President), John Radford (Chairman), Gordon Steven (Vice-chairman), Fred Beardsley, Arthur Kennedy, Edward Mercer, Albert Titlow, William Craib, Francis Lamley, Charles King, Phil Kelso (Secretary until 10 February 1908),
George Morrell (Secretary from 10 February 1908), William Weeks (Financial secretary)
Captain - Percy Sands
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