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Arsenal FC Honours

First Division or Premier League
Winners (13): 1930–31, 1932–33, 1933–34, 1934–35, 1937–38, 1947–48, 1952–53, 1970–71, 1988–89, 1990–91, 1997–98, 2001–02, 2003–04
Runners-up (9): 1925–26, 1931–32, 1972–73, 1998–99, 1999–2000, 2000–01, 2002–03, 2004–05, 2015-16
Second Division
Runners-up (1): 1903–04
FA Cup
Winners (14): 1929–30, 1935–36, 1949–50, 1970–71, 1978–79, 1992–93, 1997–98, 2001–02, 2002–03, 2004–05, 2013–14, 2014–15, 2016-17, 2019-20
Runners-up (7): 1926–27, 1931–32, 1951–52, 1971–72, 1977–78, 1979–80, 2000–01
League Cup
Winners (2): 1986–87, 1992–93
Runners-up (4): 1967–68, 1968–69, 1987–88, 2006–07, 2010-11
Charity Shields and Community Shields
Winners (16): 1930-31, 1931-32, 1933-34, 1934-35, 1938-39, 1948-49, 1953-54, 1991-92 (shared), 1998-99, 1999-2000, 2002-03, 2004-05, 2014-15, 2015-16, 2017-18, 2020-21
Runners-up (7): 1935-36, 1936-37, 1979-80, 1989-90, 1993-94, 2003-04, 2005-06

UEFA Champions League
Runners-up (1): 2005–06
European Cup Winners' Cup
Winners (1): 1993–94
Runners-up (2): 1979–80, 1994–95
Inter-Cities Fairs Cup
Winners (1): 1969–70
Runners-up (1): 1999–2000
UEFA Super Cup
Runners-up (1): 1994-95
Europa League
Runners-up (1): 2018-19

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Arsenal World

Complete List of Arsenal Managers

Sam Hollis August 1894-July 1897
Thomas Mitchell August 1897-March 1898
George Elcoat March 1898-May 1899
Harry Bradshaw August 1899-May 1904
Phil Kelso July 1904-February 1908
George Morrell February 1908-May 1915
Leslie Knighton May 1919-June 1925
Herbert Chapman June 1925-6 January 1934
Joe Shaw 6 January 1934-June 1934
George Allison June 1934-May 1947
Tom Whittaker June 1947-24 October 1956
Jack Crayston 24 October 1956-May 1958
George Swindin 21 June 1958-May 1962
Billy Wright May 1962-June 1966
Bertie Mee June 1966-4 May 1976
Terry Neill 9 July 1976-16 December 1983
Don Howe 16 December 1983-22 March 1986
Steve Burtenshaw 23 March 1986-14 May 1986
George Graham 14 May 1986-21 February 1995
Stewart Houston 21 February 1995-15 June 1995
Bruce Rioch 15 June 1995-12 August 1996
Stewart Houston 12 August 1996-15 September 1996
Pat Rice 16 September 1996-30 September 1996
Arsène Wenger 1 October 1996-13 May 2018
Unai Emery 23 May 2018-29 November 2019
Freddie Ljungberg 29 November 2019-20 December 2019
Mikel Arteta 20 December 2019-Present

Arsène Wenger - 1,000 Games and Counting
Written by Paul Rance

One of the most successful managers in the history of Arsenal Football Club, Arsène Wenger is nicknamed 'The Professor' for his studious approach to the game. As well as moulding the likes of George Weah and Thierry Henry into great players, Arsène Wenger is known for the attractive passing style he has instilled into the Arsenal team. On March 22nd, 2014, Wenger completed 1,000 games in charge of the Gunners.

Early Influences

Arsène Wenger was born in Strasbourg, France on October 22nd, 1949, and grew up in the nearby village of Duttlenheim. Wenger developed his love for football, while listening to customers in his parents' village pub talk about the game's tactics. Wenger went on to play for the village team when he was 16.

Local French Third Division club AS Mutzig signed the young defender Wenger, but an equally important turning point in Wenger's career was his relationship with AS Mutzig's manager, Max Hild. Hild became a trusted advisor to Wenger, when Arsène became a manager.

Combining Studies with Football

Very intelligent, Arsène Wenger combined his footballing career with studying at the University of Strasbourg, where he gained a master's degree. Indeed, Wenger didn't turn professional until his late twenties, but his late years as a professional were his most fruitful, as he played a handful of games for Strasbourg when they won the French League title in 1979.

First Managerial Success

Wenger's first senior managerial post, at Nancy-Lorraine, ended in failure and relegation from the top tier of French football. Arsène Wenger seized his next opportunity, however, when he was appointed manager of Monaco in 1987. In his first season Monaco were crowned French League champions. Wenger's reputation grew further in his next post, as he took a struggling Nagoya Grampus Eight to runners-up spot in Japan's J.League.

It was then French Football Federation technical director Gérard Houllier, who recommended Arsène Wenger to Arsenal, following Bruce Rioch's sacking in August 1996. One of Wenger's first signings was to prove to be one of his most important - fellow Frenchman Patrick Vieira.

Arsenal Achievements

Arsène Wenger is Arsenal's longest-serving manager, and he's guided the Gunners to the English League and FA Cup Double twice, in 1998 and 2002 respectively, and the FA Cup again in 2003 and 2005. In 2004 Arsenal were undefeated English champions - the first such instance since Preston North End achieved the feat in 1889. Also, under Wenger, Arsenal lost the 2006 Champions League final rather unluckily to an emerging Barcelona side.

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Arsène Wenger: The Biography Xavier Rivoire
Arsène Wenger: The Biography
Xavier Rivoire


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The Official Illustrated History of Arsenal 1886-2010
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Tom Watt

Extract From Paul Rance's England's 50 Greatest Footballers - No. 39, Arsenal's record-breaking winger Cliff Bastin

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