Date Opponents V Comp H-T F-T Pos. Att 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Sub 1 Sub 2 Sub 3 Sub 4 Sub 5     1968-69 ARSENAL CAREER FOOTBALL LEAGUE DIVISION 1 1968-69
1 18/07/1968 Watford   H Fr   1-2 - 0                                 1   League FA Cup League Cup Friendlies League FA Cup League Cup Europe Friendlies   Team P W D L F A Pts
2 27/07/1968 Alemmania Aachen (West Germany)   A Fr 1-2 2-3 - 20,000 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Neill Simpson Radford Sammels Graham Gould Jenkins 2 Simmons         2 Player Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls 1 Leeds United 42 27 13 2 66 26 67
3 30/07/1968 Borussia Monchengladbach (West Germany)   A Fr 0-0 0-0 - 18,000 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Neill Simpson Radford Sammels Graham Gould Court Jenkins         3 G Armstrong 26 +3 5   2 +1 1   6   2   4   -   235 +3 33   18 +1 5   17   2   3   -   60   20   2 Liverpool 42 25 11 6 63 24 61
4 03/08/1968 Glasgow Rangers (Scotland)   A Fr 1-1 2-2 - 40,000 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Neill Simpson Radford Sammels Jenkins 1 Court Johnston 1 Gould Graham       4 DJ Court 40   6   4   -   6 +1 1   6   1   150 +4 17   8 +1 -   6 +1 1   2   -   52 +5 9   3 Everton 42 21 15 6 77 36 57
1 10/08/1968 Tottenham Hotspur OG A FL 1-0 2-1 3 56,280 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Neill Simpson Radford 1 Sammels Graham Court Jenkins           1 FC George -   -   -   -   -   -   0 +2 2   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   0 +2 2   4 Arsenal 42 22 12 8 56 27 56
2 13/08/1968 Leicester City   H FL 0-0 3-0 1 32,164 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Neill Simpson Radford Sammels Graham Court 1 Jenkins Gould 2         2 RA Gould 33 +5 10   4   1   5 +2 3   6 +1 2   48 +6 16   7   3   5 +2 3   -   -   10 +1 4   5 Chelsea 42 20 10 12 73 53 50
3 17/08/1968 Liverpool   H FL 1-0 1-1 3 43,535 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Neill Simpson Radford 1 Sammels Gould Court Jenkins           3 G Graham 23 +3 4   1   -   3 +2 -   6 +1 -   94 +3 31   10   1   11 +2 5   -   -   21 +1 1   6 Tottenham Hotspur 42 14 17 11 61 51 45
4 21/08/1968 Wolverhampton Wanderers   A FL 0-0 0-0 2 36,006 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Neill Simpson Radford Sammels Gould Court Jenkins           4 DJ Jenkins 14   3   -   -   2   3   2 +1 3   16 +1 3   2   1   6   5   -   -   6 +7 8   7 Southampton 42 16 13 13 57 48 45
5 24/08/1968 Ipswich Town   A FL 1-1 2-1 2 25,825 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Neill Simpson Radford 1 Sammels Gould Court Jenkins 1           5 G Johnston 0 +3 -   -   -   -   -   1   1   17 +4 3   -   -   3 +1 -   -   -   7 +4 5   8 West Ham United 42 13 18 11 66 50 44
6 27/08/1968 Manchester City   H FL 2-0 4-1 1 40,776 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Neill Simpson Radford 1 Sammels 1 Gould Court Jenkins 2           6 EP Kelly -   -   -   -   -   -   0 +2 -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   0 +2 -   9 Newcastle United 42 15 14 13 61 55 44
7 31/08/1968 Queen's Park Rangers   H FL 0-0 2-1 1 44,407 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock 1 Neill 1p Simpson Radford Sammels Gould Court Jenkins           7 F McLintock 37   1   4   -   7   -   7   -   176   18   15   -   17   4   -   -   43   11   10 West Bromwich Albion 42 16 11 15 64 67 43
2 04/09/1968 Sunderland   H FLC 0-0 1-0 - 28,460 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Neill 1 Simpson Radford Sammels Gould Court Jenkins           2 R McNab 42   -   4   -   7   -   5   -   97 +1 -   8   -   12   1   -   -   18   2   11 Manchester United 42 15 12 15 57 53 42
8 07/09/1968 Southampton   A FL 0-1 2-1 1 25,126 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Neill Simpson Radford 2 Sammels Gould Court Jenkins Johnston         8 WJT Neill 21 +1 2   -   -   4   1   5   -   223 +1 7   10 +1 -   14 +1 2   -   -   74 +3 4   12 Ipswich Town 42 15 11 16 59 60 41
9 14/09/1968 Stoke City   H FL 1-0 1-0 1 28,275 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Neill 1 Simpson Radford Sammels Gould Court Jenkins Armstrong         9 S Nelson -   -   -   -   -   -   1 +3 -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1 +4 -   13 Manchester City 42 15 10 17 64 55 40
10 21/09/1968 Leeds United   A FL 0-1 0-2 2 39,946 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Neill Simpson Armstrong Sammels Gould Court Jenkins Johnston         10 J Radford 31 +3 15   4   -   6   4   5   1   146 +3 44   14   7   15   6   -   -   25 +5 19   14 Burnley 42 15 9 18 55 82 39
3 25/09/1968 Scunthorpe United   A FLC 2-1 6-1 - 17,450 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Neill Simpson Armstrong Sammels 1 Gould 1 Court 1 Jenkins 3           3 PJ Rice -   -   -   -   -   -   2 +2 -   2 +4 -   -   -   1   -   -   -   6 +4 -   15 Sheffield Wednesday 42 10 16 16 41 54 36
11 28/09/1968 Sunderland   H FL 0-0 0-0 1 35,277 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Neill Simpson Radford Sammels Gould Court Jenkins           11 JG Roberts -   -   -   -   -   -   0 +3 1   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   0 +3 1   16 Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 10 15 17 41 58 35
12 05/10/1968 Manchester United   A FL 0-0 0-0 2 61,843 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Neill Simpson Radford Sammels Gould Court Jenkins           12 JG Robertson 18 +1 3   2   1   -   -   4   2   18 +1 3   2   1   -   -   -   -   4   2   17 Sunderland 42 11 12 19 43 67 34
13 09/10/1968 Manchester City   A FL 1-0 1-1 3 33,830 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Neill Simpson Radford 1 Sammels Gould Court Jenkins Armstrong         13 JC Sammels 36   4   3   1   5   1   7   -   163 +1 30   13   2   17   3   -   -   45   21   18 Nottingham Forest 42 10 13 19 45 57 33
14 12/10/1968 Coventry City   H FL 0-1 2-1 3 35,240 Wilson Storey McNab Ure Neill Simpson Radford 1 Armstrong Gould Court 1 Jenkins Graham         14 DJ Simmons -   -   -   -   -   -   0 +1 -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   3 +4 2   19 Stoke City 42 9 15 18 40 63 33
4 15/10/1968 Liverpool   H FLC 1-0 2-1 - 39,299 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Neill Ure Radford 1 Simpson 1 Graham Court Armstrong Gould         4 PF Simpson 34   -   4   -   7   2   3   -   125 +5 3   13   -   17   3   -   -   31 +2 1   20 Coventry City 42 10 11 21 46 64 31
15 19/10/1968 West Bromwich Albion   A FL 0-0 0-1 4 29,324 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Neill Ure Radford Simpson Graham Court Armstrong Gould         15 PE Storey 42   -   4   -   7   -   6   -   143   1   14   -   17   -   -   -   37 +1 1   21 Leicester City 42 9 12 21 39 68 30
16 26/10/1968 West Ham United   H FL 0-0 0-0 4 59,533 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Neill Ure Robertson Radford Graham Simpson Armstrong           16 JF Ure 23   -   4   -   5   -   -   -   165   2   16   -   14   -   4   -   37 +2 -   22 Queens Park Rangers 42 4 10 28 39 95 18
5 29/10/1968 Blackpool   H FLC 3-1 5-1 - 32,321 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Neill Ure Radford 1 Gould 1 Graham Simpson 1 Armstrong 2 Court         5 MW Webster -   -   -   -   -   -   0 +2 (2) 0 * -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   0 +2 (2) 0 *
17 09/11/1968 Newcastle United   H FL 0-0 0-0 4 34,277 Wilson Storey McNab Court Neill Ure Robertson Radford Graham Sammels Armstrong Gould         17 RP Wilson 42 (20) 27 * 4 (3) 1 * 7 (2) 7 * 7 (3) 7 * 64 (21) 65 * 5 (3) 3 * 7 (2) 7 * 1 (0) 1 * 23 +7 (17) 23 *
18 16/11/1968 Nottingham Forest   A FL 2-0 2-0 4 24,550 Wilson Storey McNab Court Neill Simpson Radford 1 McLintock Sammels Graham Armstrong 1           18 Own Goals -   3   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   68   -   12   -   -   -   -   -   24  
SF 20/11/1968 Tottenham Hotspur   H FLC 0-0 1-0 - 55,237 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Ure Simpson Radford 1 Court Sammels Graham Armstrong Gould         SF Friendly appearances 11 short
19 23/11/1968 Chelsea   H FL 0-0 0-1 4 45,588 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Ure Simpson Radford Court Sammels Graham Armstrong Gould         19 Friendly goals scored 1 short
20 30/11/1968 Burnley   A FL 1-0 1-0 4 16,264 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Ure Simpson Robertson 1 Court Sammels Gould Armstrong           20 Friendly goals conceded 2 short
SF 04/12/1968 Tottenham Hotspur   A FLC 0-0 1-1 - 55,923 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Ure Simpson Radford 1 Court Sammels Gould Armstrong Graham         SF
21 07/12/1968 Everton   H FL 2-0 3-1 4 40,108 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Ure Simpson Radford 1 Court 1 Sammels Gould Robertson Graham 1         21
22 14/12/1968 Coventry City   A FL 0-0 1-0 4 27,332 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Ure Simpson Radford Robertson Court Gould 1 Graham           22
23 21/12/1968 West Bromwich Albion OG H FL 1-0 2-0 4 30,765 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Ure Simpson Radford Robertson Court Gould 1 Graham           23
24 26/12/1968 Manchester United   H FL 0-0 3-0 3 62,300 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Ure Simpson Radford 1 Graham Court 1 Gould Armstrong 1           24
3 04/01/1969 Cardiff City   A FAC 0-0 0-0 - 55,316 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Ure Simpson Radford Armstrong Court Gould Graham           3
3 07/01/1969 Cardiff City   H FAC 2-0 2-0 - 52,681 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Ure Simpson Radford Sammels Court Gould 1 Armstrong 1           3
25 11/01/1969 Sheffield Wednesday   H FL 1-0 2-0 3 39,008 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Neill Simpson Radford 1 Sammels Court Gould 1 Armstrong           25
26 18/01/1969 Newcastle United   A FL 0-0 1-2 4 34,227 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Ure Simpson Radford Sammels Graham Gould 1 Armstrong Robertson         26
4 25/01/1969 Charlton Athletic   H FAC 1-0 2-0 - 55,760 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Ure Simpson Radford Sammels 1 Court Gould Robertson 1           4
27 01/02/1969 Nottingham Forest   H FL 1-0 1-1 4 35,585 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Ure Simpson Radford Sammels Court Gould 1 Robertson Armstrong         27
5 12/02/1969 West Bromwich Albion   A FAC 0-0 0-1 - 45,354 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Ure Simpson Radford Sammels Court Gould Robertson Armstrong         5
28 15/02/1969 Burnley   H FL 0-0 2-0 4 27,614 Wilson Storey McNab Graham Ure Simpson Robertson Sammels Court Gould 2 Armstrong           28
29 18/02/1969 Ipswich Town   H FL 0-1 0-2 4 23,891 Wilson Storey McNab Graham Ure Simpson Robertson Sammels Court Gould Armstrong Johnston         29
30 01/03/1969 Sheffield Wednesday   A FL 2-0 5-0 4 21,436 Wilson Storey McNab Graham Ure Simpson Radford 3 Sammels 1 Court Gould 1 Armstrong           30
F 15/03/1969 Swindon Town   N FLC 0-1 1-3 - 98,189 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Ure Simpson Radford Sammels Court Gould 1 Armstrong Graham         F
31 22/03/1969 Queen's Park Rangers   A FL 0-0 1-0 3 23,076 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Ure Simpson Radford Sammels Court Gould Armstrong 1           31
32 24/03/1969 Tottenham Hotspur   H FL 1-0 1-0 3 43,972 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Ure Simpson Radford Sammels 1 Court Gould Armstrong Graham         32
33 29/03/1969 Southampton   H FL 0-0 0-0 3 28,990 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Ure Simpson Radford Sammels Court Gould Armstrong           33
34 31/03/1969 Liverpool   A FL 1-0 1-1 3 44,843 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Ure Graham Robertson 1 Sammels Court Gould Armstrong           34
35 05/04/1969 Sunderland   A FL 0-0 0-0 3 23,214 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Ure Graham Robertson Sammels Court Gould Armstrong Radford         35
36 07/04/1969 Wolverhampton Wanderers   H FL 2-0 3-1 3 31,011 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Ure Graham 1 Robertson 1 Sammels Court Gould Armstrong 1           36
37 08/04/1969 Leicester City   A FL 0-0 0-0 3 35,573 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Ure Graham Robertson Sammels Court Gould Armstrong           37
38 12/04/1969 Leeds United   H FL 1-2 1-2 3 44,715 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Ure Graham 1 Robertson Sammels Court Gould Armstrong Radford         38
39 14/04/1969 Chelsea   A FL 0-1 1-2 4 38,905 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Simpson Graham Robertson Sammels Court 1 Radford Armstrong Neill         39
40 19/04/1969 Stoke City OG A FL 1-1 3-1 3 14,996 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Neill Graham Robertson Sammels Court 1 Gould Armstrong 1           40
41 21/04/1969 West Ham United   A FL 2-1 2-1 3 34,941 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Simpson Graham 1 Robertson Sammels 1 Court Radford Armstrong Gould         41
42 29/04/1969 Everton   A FL 0-1 0-1 4 39,689 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Neill Graham Robertson Sammels Court Gould Armstrong Radford         42
5 04/05/1969 Reykjavik (Iceland)   A Fr 2-1 3-1 -   Wilson Rice Storey Court McLintock Graham Robertson 1 Sammels Radford 1 Gould 1 Armstrong Webster Nelson Kelly George   5
6 08/05/1969 Watford   A Fr 0-0 2-1 - 15,229 Wilson Rice Nelson Court McLintock Graham Robertson Sammels Radford Gould Armstrong Webster Roberts George 2 Kelly   6
7 18/05/1969 Floriana (Malta)   A Fr 1-0 4-0 - 9,000 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Neill Graham Robertson 1 Sammels Court 1 Gould 1 Armstrong Nelson Rice Roberts 1     7
8 20/05/1969 Hibernians (Malta)   A Fr 0-0 0-0 - 14,000 Wilson Storey McNab McLintock Neill Graham Robertson Sammels Court Gould Armstrong Nelson Rice Roberts     8
18/07/1968 - Played at London Colney behind closed doors. 15/03/1969 played at Wembley, after extra-time, 1-1 after 90 minutes. 08/05/1969 - Ken Furphy benefit match.
Home ground - Arsenal Stadium, Highbury
Manager - Bertie Mee
Directors - Denis Hill-Wood (Chairman), Guy Smith, Robert Bellinger, Stuart McIntyre, Noel Bone, Bob Wall (Secretary).
Captain - Frank McLintock
3
1
3
2
2
1
1
1
1
2
1
2
3
3
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
3
3
4
4
4
4
4
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
4
3
3
4