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3 Facts about Arsenal you need to know

There are some facts that even the real fans of “The Gunners” that might still don’t know yet, and we’d like to share some of them with you. Meanwhile, feel free to visit https://www.manchester2002-uk.com/premier-league/arsenal/news/ to find the news about this club.

Fact # 1: Arsenal was founded in 1886 under the name Dial Square, then changed to Royal Arsenal. After becoming a professional club in 1891, the club name was changed again into Woolwich Arsenal. In 1913, they were headquartered in the Highbury stadium, and a year later the name Woolwich was removed so the name of Arsenal was used up until now.

Fact # 2: David O’Leary is the most featured player with Arsenal (722 games). Second place, tough defender and former team captain Tony Adams (669). The most frequent goalkeeper, David Seaman (563). Thierry Henry became the top scorer with a total of 226 goals in all competitions from 1999 to 2007.

Fact # 3: Arsenal has 13 Premier League wins, mostly after Liverpool (18) and Manchester United (17). They won the FA Cup ten times, the most after Manchester United (11). Arsenal is three-time doubles champions, Premier League and FA Cup in one season, in 1971, 1998 and 2002, as much as Manchester United. In 1993, Arsenal became the first team to win the FA Cup and League Cup in the same year.