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The Lucky 13

Well that completes another series, every Arsenal league winning season in full. So the next time any Chelsea or Spurs fan gives you any grief, save this link and e mail it back to them, adding not another word. I hope this trawl through our club's history has been as enjoyable for you to read as it has been for me to write.

1930-31 Manager: Herbert Chapman. Captain: Tom Parker.

1932-33 Manager: Herbert Chapman. Captain: Eddie Hapgood.

1933-34 Manager: Herbert Chapman/ Joe Shaw. Captain: Eddie Hapgood.

1934-35 Manager: George Allison. Captain: Eddie Hapgood.

1937-38 Manager: George Allison. Captain: Eddie Hapgood.

1947-48 Manager: Tom Whittaker. Captain: Joe Mercer.

1952-53 Manager: Tom Whittaker. Captain: Joe Mercer.

1970-71 Manager: Bertie Mee. Captain: Frank McLintock.

1988-89 Manager: George Graham. Captain: Tony Adams.

1990-91 Manager: George Graham. Captain: Tony Adams.

1997-98 Manager: Arsene Wenger. Captain: Tony Adams.

2001-02 Manager: Arsene Wenger. Captain: Tony Adams.

2003-04 Manager: Arsene Wenger. Captain: Patrick Vieira.



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Writer:Tim Stillman
Date:Thursday August 19 2010
Time: 12:41PM

Comments

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An impressive body of work there TS - just in research alone - while also framing it as eloquently as interestingly as you do.
Amos.
19/08/2010 12:54:00
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Great job, man. Thanks for the experience (and memories).
Naijagunner
19/08/2010 13:12:00
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Cheers Tim. good reading!
nakcuh
19/08/2010 13:22:00
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Very enjoyable, thank you.
Sir Henry
19/08/2010 13:35:00
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I thoroughly enjoyed each and every one Tim, thank you. I particularly enjoyed the pieces describing our title victories in the 30's. I learnt so much from them and could finally get a real sense of feeling from the stories that my Grandfather shared with me. Thanks again.
Cockney Rich
19/08/2010 13:52:00
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absolutely awesome reading. all of them. Great work as ever LD
Eboue=GOD
19/08/2010 14:09:00
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Excellent work, Tim. The amount of time and effort you put into these articles is impressive. OT: City pay 25m for Milner while Real Madrid pay 23m combined for both Ozil & Khedira. One player did nothing at the wc while the other 2 impressed the world. And people wonder why Wenger doesn't buy English (tho he's always trying--witness his failed attempt for Jagielka).
jaelle
19/08/2010 14:09:00
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Fantastic work Tim, each soundly researched and thoroughly engaging. A terrific homage to a club blessed with a rich, successful history.
jl13
19/08/2010 15:15:00
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Really brilliant. Thanks LD.
naijagooner
19/08/2010 16:09:00
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fecking sad ****s! ancient history!
Real Modric
19/08/2010 16:17:00
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