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 Sub 4 Sub 5 Sub 6     1987-88 ARSENAL CAREER FOOTBALL LEAGUE DIVISION 1 1987-88
1 21/07/1987 Gloucester City   A Fr 3-0 6-0 3,170 Lukic Thomas Sansom Williams O'Leary Adams 1 Rocastle Davis Smith 1 Nicholas 1 Hayes 3 Caesar Groves         1   League FA Cup League Cup Friendlies League FA Cup League Cup Europe Charity Shield Friendlies   Team P W D L F A Pts
2 25/07/1987 Morton (Scotland)   A Fr 1-0 1-0   Lukic 0* Thomas Sansom Williams O'Leary Adams Groves 1 Davis Smith Nicholas Rix Wilmot 0* Winterburn Caesar Hayes Rocastle Quinn 2 Player Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls Apps Gls 1 Liverpool 40 26 12 2 87 24 90
3 28/07/1987 Ayr United (Scotland)   A Fr 4-0 6-0   Lukic 0* Thomas Sansom Williams O'Leary Adams Rocastle Davis 1 Quinn 1 Smith 3 Hayes Wilmot 0* Winterburn Groves Nicholas 1 Rix   3 TA Adams 39   2   4   -   8   -   8   3   109 +1 8   9   -   17 +1 -   -   -   -   -   17 +2 3   2 Manchester United 40 23 12 5 71 38 81
4 01/08/1987 Glasgow Celtic (Scotland)   A Fr 3-0 5-1 26,195 Lukic Thomas Sansom 1 Williams O'Leary Adams Rocastle Davis Smith Nicholas 1 Hayes 2 Winterburn Caesar Quinn Groves 1     4 GC Caesar 17 +5 -   -   -   2 +1 -   1 +3 -   25 +14 -   0 +1 -   3 +1 -   -   -   -   -   4 +6 -   3 Nottingham Forest 40 20 13 7 67 39 73
5 05/08/1987 Brighton And Hove Albion   A Fr 3-1 7-2 4,300 Lukic 1* Thomas Sansom Williams O'Leary Adams 1 Rocastle Davis Smith 1 Nicholas 3 Hayes 2 Wilmot 1* Winterburn Quinn Groves     5 KJ Campbell 0 +1 -   -   -   -   -   0 +1 -   0 +1 -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   0 +1 -   4 Everton 40 19 13 8 53 27 70
6 10/08/1987 Tottenham Hotspur   A Fr 0-2 1-3 17,826 Lukic Thomas Sansom Williams O'Leary Adams 1 Rocastle Davis Smith Nicholas Hayes Winterburn Groves Merson (Wilmot) (Caesar)   6 JW Carstairs -   -   -   -   -   -   0 +1 -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   0 +1 -   5 Queens Park Rangers 40 19 10 11 48 38 67
1 15/08/1987 Liverpool   H FL 1-1 1-2 54,703 Lukic Thomas Sansom Williams O'Leary Adams Rocastle Davis 1 Smith Nicholas Hayes Groves (Caesar)         1 PV Davis 28 +1 5   0 +1 -   5 +1 -   8   1   234 +13 24   11 +2 3   33 +3 4   3 +1 -   -   -   44 +8 12   6 Arsenal 40 18 12 10 58 39 66
2 19/08/1987 Manchester United   A FL 0-0 0-0 42,890 Lukic Thomas Sansom Williams O'Leary Adams Rocastle Davis Smith Nicholas Hayes Groves (Caesar)         2 LM Dixon 6   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   6   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   7 Wimbledon 40 14 15 11 58 47 57
3 22/08/1987 Queen's Park Rangers   A FL 0-1 0-2 18,981 Lukic Thomas Sansom Williams O'Leary Adams Rocastle Davis Smith Nicholas Hayes Rix (Caesar)         3 P Groves 28 +6 6   3 +1 1   7 +1 2   4 +5 2   47 +12 9   5 +2 1   11 +3 2   -   -   -   -   6 +5 2   8 Newcastle United 40 14 14 12 55 53 56
4 29/08/1987 Portsmouth   H FL 4-0 6-0 30,865 Lukic Thomas Sansom Williams O'Leary Adams 1 Rocastle 1 Davis 1 Smith 3 Groves Rix Merson Richardson         4 M Hayes 17 +10 1   3 +1 1   3 +2 1   7 +1 8   59 +14 22   8 +1 3   12 +3 5   -   -   -   -   11 +4 10   9 Luton Town 40 14 11 15 57 58 53
5 31/08/1987 Luton Town   A FL 1-1 1-1 8,745 Lukic Thomas Sansom Williams O'Leary Adams Rocastle Davis 1 Smith Groves Rix (Merson) (Richardson)         5 J Lukic 40 (15) 39 * 4 (1) 4 * 8 (6) 4 * 9 (5) 6 * 147 (58) 142 * 16 (3) 22 * 23 (11) 15 * -   -   -   -   24 +6 (17) 20 * 10 Coventry City 40 13 14 13 46 53 53
7 05/09/1987 Derry City (Northern Ireland)   A Fr 1-0 2-0 8,500 Lukic Thomas Sansom Williams O'Leary Adams Rocastle Davis Smith 1 Groves Rix Richardson Quinn Merson 1       7 B Marwood 4   1   -   -   -   -   1   -   4   1   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   1   -   11 Sheffield Wednesday 40 15 8 17 52 66 53
6 12/09/1987 Nottingham Forest   A FL 1-0 1-0 18,490 Lukic Thomas Sansom Williams O'Leary Adams Rocastle Davis Smith 1 Groves Rix Hayes (Winterburn)         6 PC Merson 7 +8 5   1   -   0 +1 -   0 +3 3   12 +10 8   1   -   0 +1 -   -   -   -   -   0 +4 3   12 Southampton 40 12 14 14 49 53 50
7 19/09/1987 Wimbledon   H FL 3-0 3-0 27,752 Lukic Thomas 1p Sansom Williams O'Leary Adams Rocastle 1 Davis Smith 1 Groves Rix Merson Richardson         7 SJ Morrow -   -   -   -   -   -   0 +1 -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   -   0 +1 -   13 Tottenham Hotspur 40 12 11 17 38 48 47
2 23/09/1987 Doncaster Rovers   A FLC 0-0 3-0 5,469 Lukic Thomas Sansom Williams 1 O'Leary Adams Rocastle Davis Smith 1 Groves 1 Rix Quinn Richardson         2 C Nicholas 3   -   -   -   -   -   5 +2 6   145 +6 34   11 +2 10   20   10   -   -   -   -   35 +3 13   14 Norwich City 40 12 9 19 40 52 45
8 26/09/1987 West Ham United   H FL 0-0 1-0 40,127 Lukic Thomas Sansom 1 Williams O'Leary Adams Rocastle Davis Smith Groves Rix Hayes (Richardson)         8 DA O'Leary 23   -   4   -   6   1   7   -   441   9   54   1   62   2   20   -   1   -   81 +4 2   15 Derby County 40 10 13 17 35 45 43
9 03/10/1987 Charlton Athletic   A FL 1-0 3-0 15,326 Lukic Thomas 1 Sansom Williams O'Leary Adams 1 Rocastle Davis Smith Groves 1 Rix Hayes (Caesar)         9 NJ Quinn 6 +5 2   1 +1 -   1 +2 -   2 +4 1   51 +7 11   7 +2 1   12 +2 3   -   -   -   -   6 +6 1   16 West Ham United 40 9 15 16 40 52 42
2 06/10/1987 Doncaster Rovers   H FLC 1-0 1-0 18,321 Lukic Thomas Sansom Williams Caesar Adams Rocastle 1 Davis Smith Groves Hayes (Quinn) (Richardson)         2 K Richardson 24 +5 4   4   1   6 +1 2   1 +1 -   24 +5 4   4   1   6 +1 2   -   -   -   -   1 +1 -   17 Charlton Athletic 40 9 15 16 38 52 42
10 10/10/1987 Oxford United   H FL 1-0 2-0 25,244 Lukic Thomas Sansom Williams 1 O'Leary Adams Rocastle Davis 1 Smith Groves Richardson Hayes Caesar         10 G Rix 7 +3 -   1 +1 -   2   -   3 +1 -   338 +13 41   42 +2 7   45 +2 2   21   1   1   -   69 +6 6   18 Chelsea 40 9 15 16 50 68 42
11 18/10/1987 Tottenham Hotspur   A FL 2-1 2-1 36,680 Lukic Thomas 1 Sansom Williams O'Leary Adams Rocastle 1 Davis Smith Groves Richardson Hayes (Caesar)         11 DC Rocastle 40   7   4   2   8   3   8 +1 -   89 +3 10   13   4   18 +1 5   -   -   -   -   15 +2 -   19 Portsmouth 40 7 14 19 36 66 35
8 20/10/1987 Barnet   A Fr 0-1 2-2   Lukic 1* Thomas Sansom Williams Caesar Quinn Rocastle Davis Smith Groves Hayes Wilmot 1* Winterburn Morrow Merson 2 Nicholas   8 KG Sansom 34   1   4   -   8   -   8   1   314   6   26   -   48   -   6   -   -   -   56   2   20 Watford 40 7 11 22 27 51 32
12 24/10/1987 Derby County   H FL 2-1 2-1 32,374 Lukic Thomas 1p Sansom Williams O'Leary Adams Rocastle Davis Smith Groves Richardson 1 Merson (Caesar)         12 AM Smith 36 +3 11   3   1   8   4   9   7   36 +3 11   3   1   8   4   -   -   -   -   9   7   21 Oxford United 40 6 13 21 44 80 31
3 27/10/1987 AFC Bournemouth   H FLC 1-0 3-0 26,050 Lukic Thomas 1p Sansom Williams O'Leary Adams Rocastle Davis Smith 1 Groves Richardson 1 Merson (Caesar)         3 ML Thomas 36 +1 9   2   -   7   2   9   -   48 +1 9   2 +2 -   9 +2 2   -   -   -   -   11 +1 1  
13 31/10/1987 Newcastle United   A FL 0-0 1-0 23,622 Lukic Thomas Sansom Williams O'Leary Adams Rocastle Davis Smith 1 Groves Richardson Hayes Caesar         13 SC Williams 29   1   2   -   5   1   8   -   93 +2 4   11   -   15   1   -   -   -   -   15 +5 -  
14 03/11/1987 Chelsea OG H FL 2-1 3-1 40,230 Lukic Thomas Sansom Williams O'Leary Adams Rocastle Davis Smith Groves Richardson 2 (Merson) (Caesar)         14 RJ Wilmot -   -   -   -   -   -   0 +5 (2) 4 * 8 (0) 13 * -   -   1 (0) 1 * -   -   -   -   2 +5 (8) 6 *
15 14/11/1987 Norwich City   A FL 0-1 4-2 20,558 Lukic Thomas 1 Sansom Williams O'Leary Adams Rocastle 2 Davis Smith Groves 1 Richardson Caesar (Hayes)         15 N Winterburn 16 +1 -   4   -   4   1   6   -   16 +1 -   4   -   4   1   -   -   -   -   6   -  
4 17/11/1987 Stoke City   H FLC 1-0 3-0 30,058 Lukic Thomas Sansom Williams O'Leary 1 Adams Rocastle 1 Davis Smith Groves Richardson 1 Hayes (Caesar)         4 Own Goals -   3   -   1   -   -   -   -   -   94   -   14   -   1   -   2   -   -   -   30  
16 21/11/1987 Southampton   H FL 0-0 0-1 32,477 Lukic Thomas Sansom Williams O'Leary Adams Rocastle Davis Smith Groves Richardson Quinn Winterburn         16
17 28/11/1987 Watford   A FL 0-1 0-2 19,598 Lukic Thomas Sansom Williams O'Leary Adams Rocastle Davis Smith Groves Richardson Hayes (Winterburn)         17
18 05/12/1987 Sheffield Wednesday   H FL 0-1 3-1 23,670 Lukic Thomas Sansom Williams O'Leary Adams Rocastle Davis Smith Groves 1 Richardson 1 Merson 1 (Caesar)         18
19 13/12/1987 Coventry City   A FL 0-0 0-0 17,557 Lukic Thomas Sansom Williams O'Leary Adams Rocastle Hayes Smith Groves Richardson Merson (Caesar)         19
20 19/12/1987 Everton   H FL 0-1 1-1 34,857 Lukic Thomas Sansom Williams O'Leary Adams Rocastle 1 Davis Smith Groves Richardson Merson (Caesar)         20
21 26/12/1987 Nottingham Forest   H FL 0-1 0-2 31,211 Lukic Thomas Sansom Williams O'Leary Adams Rocastle Merson Quinn Groves Richardson Caesar Smith         21
22 28/12/1987 Wimbledon   A FL 1-0 1-3 12,473 Lukic Thomas Sansom Williams Caesar Adams Rocastle Hayes Quinn 1 Groves Richardson Smith (Winterburn)         22
23 01/01/1988 Portsmouth   A FL 0-1 1-1 17,366 Lukic Thomas Winterburn Williams Caesar Adams Rocastle Hayes Quinn Groves Richardson Smith 1 Merson         23
24 02/01/1988 Queen's Park Rangers   H FL 0-0 0-0 28,271 Lukic Winterburn Sansom Williams Caesar Adams Rocastle Hayes Smith Merson Richardson Groves (Thomas)         24
3 09/01/1988 Millwall   H FAC 2-0 2-0 42,083 Lukic Winterburn Sansom Williams O'Leary Adams Rocastle 1 Hayes 1 Smith Merson Richardson Groves (Caesar)         3
25 16/01/1988 Liverpool   A FL 0-1 0-2 44,294 Lukic Winterburn Sansom Williams Caesar Adams Rocastle Hayes Smith Quinn Richardson Thomas Groves         25
5 20/01/1988 Sheffield Wednesday   A FLC 0-0 1-0 34,535 Lukic Winterburn 1 Sansom Williams O'Leary Adams Rocastle Rix Smith Quinn Richardson Groves (Caesar)         5
26 24/01/1988 Manchester United   H FL 1-1 1-2 29,392 Lukic Thomas Winterburn Williams O'Leary Adams Rocastle Rix Smith Quinn 1 Richardson Groves (Caesar)         26
4 30/01/1988 Brighton And Hove Albion   A FAC 1-1 2-1 26,467 Lukic Winterburn Sansom Williams O'Leary Adams Rocastle Rix Groves 1 Quinn Richardson 1 Hayes (Thomas)         4
SF 07/02/1988 Everton   A FLC 1-0 1-0 25,476 Lukic Winterburn Sansom Thomas O'Leary Adams Rocastle Hayes Smith Groves 1 Richardson Quinn Caesar         SF
27 13/02/1988 Luton Town   H FL 2-0 2-1 22,615 Lukic Dixon Winterburn Thomas 1 O'Leary Adams Rocastle 1 Hayes Smith Groves Richardson Caesar (Quinn)         27
5 20/02/1988 Manchester United OG H FAC 2-0 2-1 54,161 Lukic Winterburn Sansom Thomas O'Leary Adams Rocastle Hayes Smith 1 Groves Richardson Rix (Quinn)         5
SF 24/02/1988 Everton   H FLC 0-0 3-1 51,148 Lukic Winterburn Sansom Thomas 1 O'Leary Adams Rocastle 1 Hayes Smith 1 Groves Richardson Davis (Quinn)         SF
28 27/02/1988 Charlton Athletic   H FL 1-0 4-0 25,394 Lukic Winterburn Sansom Thomas 1 Caesar Adams Rocastle Hayes Smith 1 Merson 2 Richardson Quinn Davis         28
29 06/03/1988 Tottenham Hotspur   H FL 1-0 2-1 37,143 Lukic Winterburn Sansom Thomas Caesar Adams Rocastle Hayes Smith 1 Groves 1 Richardson (Davis) (Quinn)         29
6 12/03/1988 Nottingham Forest   H FAC 0-1 1-2 50,157 Lukic Winterburn Sansom Thomas O'Leary Adams Rocastle 1 Hayes Smith Groves Richardson Davis Quinn         6
30 19/03/1988 Newcastle United   H FL 1-0 1-1 25,889 Lukic Dixon Winterburn Thomas Caesar Adams Rocastle Davis Smith Groves 1 Hayes Quinn (Williams)         30
31 26/03/1988 Derby County   A FL 0-0 0-0 18,382 Lukic Dixon Winterburn Thomas Caesar Adams Rocastle Davis Smith Groves Hayes Richardson Quinn         31
32 30/03/1988 Oxford United   A FL 0-0 0-0 9,088 Lukic Winterburn Sansom Thomas Caesar Adams Rocastle Davis Smith Groves Marwood Richardson Quinn         32
33 02/04/1988 Chelsea OG A FL 0-0 1-1 26,084 Lukic Dixon Winterburn Williams Caesar Adams Rocastle Davis Quinn Groves Hayes (Richardson) (Thomas)         33
34 04/04/1988 Norwich City   H FL 1-0 2-0 19,341 Lukic Winterburn Sansom Williams Caesar Adams Rocastle Davis Smith 1 Groves 1 Hayes (Thomas) (Quinn)         34
35 09/04/1988 Southampton OG A FL 1-3 2-4 14,521 Lukic Winterburn Sansom Williams Caesar Thomas Rocastle Davis 1 Smith Groves Hayes Merson (Richardson)         35
36 12/04/1988 West Ham United   A FL 0-0 1-0 26,746 Lukic Winterburn Sansom Thomas 1 Caesar Adams Rocastle Davis Smith Merson Richardson Rix (Groves)         36
37 15/04/1988 Watford   H FL 0-0 0-1 19,541 Lukic Winterburn Sansom Thomas Caesar Adams Rocastle Davis Smith Merson Richardson Hayes (Groves)         37
F 24/04/1988 Luton Town   N FLC 0-1 2-3 95,732 Lukic Winterburn Sansom Thomas Caesar Adams Rocastle Davis Smith 1 Groves Richardson Hayes 1 (Quinn)         F
38 30/04/1988 Sheffield Wednesday   A FL 1-3 3-3 16,681 Lukic Winterburn Sansom Thomas Caesar Adams Rocastle Davis Smith 1 Merson 2 Marwood Richardson Hayes         38
39 02/05/1988 Coventry City   H FL 1-1 1-1 16,963 Lukic Dixon Sansom Thomas Caesar Adams Rocastle Richardson Smith Merson Marwood 1p Hayes Groves         39
40 07/05/1988 Everton   A FL 2-1 2-1 22,445 Lukic Dixon Sansom Thomas 1 Caesar Adams Rocastle Richardson Smith Hayes 1 Marwood Rix K.Campbell         40
9 11/05/1988 Millwall   A Fr 0-0 2-2   Lukic 0* Dixon Rix Hayes 1 Thomas Adams Rocastle Richardson Smith 1 Groves Marwood Wilmot 2* Carstairs K.Campbell       9
21/07/1987 - Barrie Vassallo testimonial. 10/08/1987 - Chris Hughton testimonial. 24/04/1988 played at Wembley. 11/05/1988 - Bob Pearson testimonial.