Was Arsenal’s manager a dope?

Leslie Knighton, Arsenal manager In the Arsenal History Programme for last season’s home match against AFC Bournemouth we led with a story entitled “Leslie Knighton - Arsenal hero or villain?”. Having managed both clubs it was an appropriate time to take a look at the record of the man who was manager at Arsenal from 1919-1925... Continue Reading →

Bob Wilson and me

Bob and I go way back. I played in goal at the same time he was Arsenal’s Double-winning ‘keeper. My style was much the same as his. In fact, I modelled my technique - of diving at the feet and pinching the ball off onrushing forwards - from him. He might have recognised it had... Continue Reading →

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