Date Opponents V Comp H-T F-T Att 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Sub 1 Sub 2 Sub 3 Sub4     1973-74 ARSENAL CAREER FOOTBALL LEAGUE DIVISION 1 1973-74
1 11/08/1973 Brann (Norway)   A Fr 1-0 2-0 9,000 Wilson 0* Rice McNab Storey Blockley Simpson Armstrong Ball 1 Radford 1 Kennedy George Barnett 0*       1   League FA Cup League Cup Friendlies League FA Cup League Cup Europe Friendlies   Team P W D L F A Pts
2 14/08/1973 Frigg (Norway)   A Fr 0-1 0-1 8,829 Wilson 1* Rice McNab Batson Blockley Storey Armstrong Ball Radford Kennedy Hornsby Barnett 0* Chambers     2 Player Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls 1 Leeds United 42 24 14 4 66 31 62
3 18/08/1973 Wolverhampton Wanderers   H Fr 0-2 1-3 21,038 Wilson Batson McNab Price Blockley Simpson Chambers Ball Radford Kennedy Hornsby 1         3 G Armstrong 40 +1 -   3   -   1   -   7   -   404 +6 47   48 +1 8   27   2   24 +2 2   81 +3 22   2 Liverpool 42 22 13 7 52 31 57
4 20/08/1973 Glasgow Rangers (Scotland)   A Fr 0-0 2-1 65,000 Wilson Rice McNab Storey Blockley Simpson George 1 Ball Radford 1 Kennedy Price         4 AJ Ball 36   13   3   -   1   -   6   2   94   26   19   6   4   -   -   -   10   2   3 Derby County 42 17 14 11 52 42 48
1 25/08/1973 Manchester United   H FL 1-0 3-0 51,501 Wilson Rice McNab Price Blockley Simpson Armstrong Ball 1 Radford 1 Kennedy 1 George Hornsby       1 GC Barnett -   -   -   -   -   -   0 +6 (5) 1 * 36 (17) 28 * 3 (0) 3 * 5 (3) 4 * 2 (2) 0 * 7 +10 (10) 9 * 4 Ipswich Town 42 18 11 13 67 58 47
2 28/08/1973 Leeds United   H FL 1-0 1-2 47,429 Wilson Rice McNab Storey Blockley 1 Simpson Armstrong Ball Radford Kennedy George Price       2 BM Batson 3 +2 -   -   -   -   -   3 +1 -   6 +4 -   -   -   -   -   -   -   3 +3 -   5 Stoke City 42 15 16 11 54 42 46
3 01/09/1973 Newcastle United   A FL 1-1 1-1 28,697 Wilson Rice McNab Price Blockley Storey Armstrong Ball Kelly Kennedy George 1         3 JP Blockley 26   1   3   -   1   -   4   -   46   1   7   -   1   -   -   -   6   -   6 Burnley 42 16 14 12 56 53 46
4 04/09/1973 Sheffield United   A FL 0-4 0-5 27,839 Wilson Rice McNab Batson Blockley Storey Armstrong Ball Kelly Kennedy George         4 WL Brady 9 +4 1   0 +1 -   -   -   3   -   9 +4 1   0 +1 -   -   -   -   -   3   -   7 Everton 42 16 12 14 50 48 44
5 08/09/1973 Leicester City   H FL 0-0 0-2 28,558 Wilson Rice McNab Storey Blockley Simpson Kelly Ball Radford Kennedy George Armstrong       5 BM Chambers 1   -   -   -   0 +1 -   3 +1 -   1   -   -   -   0 +1 -   -   -   5 +1 -   8 Queens Park Rangers 42 13 17 12 56 52 43
6 11/09/1973 Sheffield United   H FL 0-0 1-0 29,434 Wilson Rice McNab Storey Blockley Simpson Armstrong Ball Radford Kennedy 1 Kelly         6 FC George 28   5   -   -   -   -   5   2   104 +19 29   20 +1 11   7   2   15 +1 5   21 +6 23   9 Leicester City 42 13 16 13 51 41 42
7 15/09/1973 Norwich City   A FL 3-0 4-0 29,278 Wilson Rice McNab 1 Storey Blockley George 1 Armstrong Ball 1p Radford Kennedy 1 Kelly         7 BG Hornsby 6 +3 3   -   -   -   -   5   4   7 +3 3   -   -   -   -   -   -   6 +1 4   10 Arsenal 42 14 14 14 49 51 42
8 22/09/1973 Stoke City   H FL 1-1 2-1 30,578 Wilson Rice McNab Storey Blockley Simpson Armstrong Ball 1 Radford 1 Kennedy George Kelly       8 EP Kelly 35 +2 1   3   1   1   -   3   -   119 +7 10   13 +2 3   11   -   13 +2 2   17 +4 1   11 Tottenham Hotspur 42 14 14 14 45 50 42
9 29/09/1973 Everton   A FL 0-0 0-1 31,359 Wilson Rice McNab Storey Blockley Simpson Armstrong Ball Radford Kennedy George Kelly       9 R Kennedy 42   12   3   1   1   -   6   -   156 +2 53   25 +2 6   11   4   14 +2 8   22   8   12 Wolverhampton Wanderers 42 13 15 14 49 49 41
2 02/10/1973 Tranmere Rovers   H FLC 0-1 0-1 20,337 Wilson Rice McNab Storey Blockley Simpson Armstrong Ball Radford Kennedy Kelly Chambers       2 R McNab 23   1   3   -   1   -   8   -   259 +1 4   31   -   26 +1 2   20 +1 -   41 +1 3   13 Sheffield United 42 14 12 16 44 49 40
10 06/10/1973 Birmingham City   H FL 1-0 1-0 23,915 Wilson Rice McNab Storey Blockley Simpson Armstrong Chambers Radford Kennedy 1 Kelly Brady       10 JM Matthews -   -   -   -   -   -   0 +1 -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   0 +1 -   14 Manchester City 42 14 12 16 39 46 40
11 13/10/1973 Tottenham Hotspur   A FL 0-0 0-2 41,855 Wilson Rice McNab Storey Simpson Kelly Armstrong George Radford Kennedy Brady Batson       11 S Nelson 18 +1 1   -   -   -   -   4 +1 -   50 +7 2   7 +1 -   5   -   6 +1 -   12 +10 -   15 Newcastle United 42 13 12 17 49 48 38
5 16/10/1973 Barcelona (Spain)   A Fr 0-0 0-1   Wilson 0* Rice McNab Batson Simpson Kelly Armstrong Chambers Ritchie Price Nelson Barnett 1* Powling     5 RF Powling 2   -   -   -   -   -   0 +2 -   2   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   2 +2 -   16 Coventry City 42 14 10 18 43 54 38
12 20/10/1973 Ipswich Town   H FL 0-0 1-1 28,344 Wilson Rice McNab Storey Simpson 1 Kelly Armstrong George Batson Kennedy Price         12 DJ Price 3 +1 -   -   -   -   -   4 +3 -   3 +2 -   -   -   -   -   -   -   4 +3 -   17 Chelsea 42 12 13 17 56 60 37
13 27/10/1973 Queen's Park Rangers   A FL 0-0 0-2 29,115 Wilson Rice McNab Storey Simpson Kelly Armstrong George Batson Kennedy Powling         13 J Radford 32   7   3   -   1   -   6   4   330 +3 101   35 +2 13   31   12   24   11   50 +5 35   18 West Ham United 42 11 15 16 55 60 37
14 03/11/1973 Liverpool   H FL 0-0 0-2 39,837 Wilson Rice McNab Storey Simpson Powling Armstrong George Radford Kennedy Kelly Batson       14 PJ Rice 41   1   3   -   1   -   7   -   172 +4 5   28   1   16   -   15   -   27 +6 2   19 Birmingham City 42 12 13 17 52 64 37
6 05/11/1973 Portsmouth   A Fr 0-1 1-2 8,859 Wilson McNab Nelson Storey Simpson Ball Armstrong Kelly Hornsby Radford 1 George Batson Price     6 JJ Rimmer 1 (1) 0 * -   -   -   -   1 (1) 0 * 1 (1) 0 * -   -   -   -   -   -   1 (1) 0 * 20 Southampton 42 11 14 17 47 68 36
15 10/11/1973 Manchester City   A FL 2-0 2-1 31,041 Wilson Rice McNab Storey Simpson Kelly 1 Ball George Hornsby 1 Kennedy Armstrong         15 J Ritchie -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   21 Manchester United 42 10 12 20 38 48 32
16 17/11/1973 Chelsea   H FL 0-0 0-0 38,677 Wilson Rice McNab Storey Simpson Kelly Ball George Hornsby Kennedy Armstrong         16 PF Simpson 34 +4 2   3   -   1   -   8   -   282 +11 10   43   1   26   3   20 +1 1   60 +3 3   22 Norwich City 42 7 15 20 37 62 29
7 20/11/1973 Mechelen (Belgium)   A Fr 2-1 2-2   Wilson Rice McNab Storey Simpson Price Brady George Hornsby 2 Kennedy Armstrong Barnett Nelson     7 PE Storey 41   -   3   -   1   -   7   -   332   9   41 +1 4   33   2   22   2   58 +4 2  
17 24/11/1973 West Ham United   A FL 1-1 3-1 28,287 Wilson Rice McNab Storey Simpson Kelly Ball 2 George 1 Hornsby Kennedy Armstrong         17 RP Wilson 41 (12) 51 * 3 (1) 3 * 1 (0) 1 * 7 (2) 12 * 234 (90) 241 * 32 (13) 29 * 18 (9) 13 * 24 (13) 15 * 45 +8 (27) 50 *
18 01/12/1973 Coventry City   H FL 1-2 2-2 22,340 Wilson Rice McNab Storey Simpson Kelly Ball George Hornsby 1 Kennedy Armstrong Nelson 1       18 Own Goals -   1   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   77   -   13   -   -   -   -   -   25  
19 04/12/1973 Wolverhampton Wanderers   H FL 1-1 2-2 13,482 Wilson Rice McNab Storey Simpson Kelly Ball George 1 Radford Kennedy Armstrong Hornsby 1       19
20 08/12/1973 Derby County OG A FL 0-1 1-1 25,161 Wilson Rice McNab Storey Simpson Kelly Ball Blockley Radford Kennedy Armstrong         20
21 15/12/1973 Burnley   A FL 1-0 1-2 13,200 Wilson Rice Nelson Storey Simpson Kelly Ball Blockley Radford 1 Kennedy Armstrong         21
22 22/12/1973 Everton   H FL 0-0 1-0 19,886 Wilson Rice McNab Storey Blockley Simpson Armstrong Ball 1 Hornsby Kennedy Kelly         22
23 26/12/1973 Southampton   A FL 0-1 1-1 24,133 Wilson Rice Nelson Storey Blockley Simpson Armstrong Ball 1 Radford Kennedy Kelly Hornsby       23
24 29/12/1973 Leicester City   A FL 0-1 0-2 25,860 Wilson Rice Nelson Storey Blockley Simpson Armstrong Ball Radford Kennedy Hornsby         24
25 01/01/1974 Newcastle United   H FL 0-1 0-1 29,258 Wilson Rice Nelson Storey Blockley Simpson Armstrong Ball Radford Kennedy Kelly         25
3 05/01/1974 Norwich City   A FAC 1-0 1-0 21,500 Wilson Rice McNab Storey Blockley Simpson Kelly 1 Ball Radford Kennedy Armstrong         3
26 12/01/1974 Norwich City   H FL 1-0 2-0 22,084 Wilson Rice Storey Kelly Blockley Simpson Armstrong Ball 2 Radford Kennedy Brady         26
27 19/01/1974 Manchester United   A FL 0-0 1-1 38,589 Wilson Rice McNab Storey Blockley Simpson Armstrong Ball Radford Kennedy 1 Kelly         27
4 26/01/1974 Aston Villa   H FAC 0-1 1-1 41,682 Wilson Rice McNab Storey Blockley Simpson Armstrong Ball Radford Kennedy 1 Kelly         4
4 30/01/1974 Aston Villa   A FAC 0-1 0-2 47,821 Wilson Rice McNab Storey Blockley Simpson Armstrong Ball Radford Kennedy Kelly Brady       4
28 02/02/1974 Burnley   H FL 1-0 1-1 20,789 Wilson Rice Storey Kelly Blockley Simpson Armstrong Ball 1 Radford Kennedy Brady         28
29 05/02/1974 Leeds United   A FL 1-0 1-3 26,778 Wilson Rice Nelson Storey Blockley Simpson Armstrong Ball 1 Radford Kennedy Brady         29
30 16/02/1974 Tottenham Hotspur   H FL 0-1 0-1 38,804 Wilson Rice Nelson Storey Simpson Kelly Armstrong Ball Radford Kennedy Brady         30
31 23/02/1974 Birmingham City   A FL 1-0 1-3 29,822 Wilson Rice Nelson Storey Simpson Kelly George Ball Radford Kennedy 1 Brady         31
32 02/03/1974 Southampton   H FL 1-0 1-0 19,210 Wilson Rice Nelson Storey Simpson Kelly George Ball 1 Radford Kennedy Armstrong         32
8 12/03/1974 Barcelona (Spain)   H Fr 0-0 1-3 36,099 Wilson Rice McNab Storey Simpson Nelson Ball 1p Brady Chambers Kennedy Armstrong Barnett Price     8
33 16/03/1974 Ipswich Town   A FL 1-2 2-2 22,297 Wilson McNab Nelson Storey Simpson 1 Kelly George Brady Radford Kennedy 1 Armstrong         33
34 23/03/1974 Manchester City   H FL 1-0 2-0 25,319 Wilson Rice Nelson Storey Simpson Kelly George Ball Radford 2 Kennedy Armstrong Brady       34
35 30/03/1974 Stoke City   A FL 0-0 0-0 18,532 Wilson Rice Nelson Storey Blockley Kelly Armstrong Ball Radford Kennedy George Simpson       35
36 06/04/1974 West Ham United   H FL 0-0 0-0 37,868 Wilson Rice Nelson Storey Blockley Kelly Armstrong Ball Radford Kennedy George         36
37 13/04/1974 Chelsea   A FL 1-0 3-1 29,152 Wilson Rice Nelson Storey Blockley Kelly Armstrong Ball Radford 1 Kennedy 2 George Simpson       37
38 15/04/1974 Wolverhampton Wanderers   A FL 0-1 1-3 25,881 Wilson Rice Nelson Storey Blockley Simpson Armstrong Ball Radford Kennedy 1 George Brady       38
39 20/04/1974 Derby County   H FL 0-0 2-0 26,017 Wilson Rice Nelson Storey Blockley Kelly Armstrong Ball 1p George 1 Kennedy Brady Simpson       39
40 24/04/1974 Liverpool   A FL 0-0 1-0 47,997 Rimmer Rice Nelson Storey Blockley Kelly Armstrong Ball Radford Kennedy 1 Brady Simpson       40
41 27/04/1974 Coventry City   A FL 0-2 3-3 19,945 Wilson Rice 1 Nelson Storey Simpson Kelly Armstrong Ball Radford 1 Kennedy 1 George         41
42 30/04/1974 Queen's Park Rangers   H FL 0-1 1-1 40,396 Wilson Rice Nelson Storey Simpson Kelly Armstrong Ball Radford Kennedy George Brady 1       42
9 06/05/1974 Kettering Town   A Fr 2-0 3-0 6,270 Rimmer 0* Rice Nelson Kelly Storey Simpson Armstrong Brady Radford 1 Hornsby 1 George 1 Barnett 0* Powling Matthews Price 9
18/08/1973 - FA Cup third place play-off. 05/11/1973 - Portsmouth's 75th anniversary. 12/03/1974 - George Armstrong testimonial.