Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
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Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
|What's the connection between former Arsenal players Ian Wright, Davor Suker and Nigel Winterburn ?||Arsenal Football Club
They all joined the same club after leaving Arsenal.. All three joined fellow London club West Ham United. Wright in 1998, Suker and Winterburn in 2000.
Theirry Henry. Henry scored the second goal in a 2-0 win over Leeds United at home on 28th December, 1999.
They won the FA cup.. In 1971 Arsenal beat Liverpool 2-1 to win the double, in 1979 a thrilling 3-2 win over Manchester United saw the cup come to North London, and finally in 93 a last minuted goal saw Arsenal defeat Sheffield Wednesday 2-1 in the cup final replay.
|Who has scored the most goals for Arsenal in competitive, first class matches (that is including League, FA and League cups, European club competition and the Charity Shield)?||Arsenal Football Club
Ian Wright. Wright scored 185 goals in his Highbury career. To be specific 128 in the League, 29 in the League Cup, 15 in European competition, 12 in the FA cup, and finally 1 in the Charity Shield.
Victoria Concordia Crescit.. Translated means, 'Victory through teamwork'.
|How many of France's victorious Euro 2000 winning squad either currently (as of September 2000) play or have played for Arsenal?||Arsenal Football Club
6. They are Sylvain Wiltord, Robert Pires, Patrick Vieira, Thierry Henry, Nicolas Anelka (now Paris St Germain via Real Madrid), and Emmanuel 'Manu' Petit (now Barcelona).
Arsene Wenger. George Graham was a former Arsenal player and manager but currently manages Arsenal's deadly rivals Tottenham Hotspur.
Gillespie Road. The station was renamed in the 30s after successful petitioning by then Arsenal manager Herbert Chapman.
London. Although originally the works team of the Woolwich Arsenal in South London, Arsenal play their home matches in Highbury, North London.
|How many French Internationals with a World Cup Winners Medal were in the Arsenal team in 2000-01?||The Gunners of Arsenal
3. They were: Robert Pires, Thierry Henry, and Patrick Vieira.
2. The 2 Brazilians were Silvinho and Edu.
Notts County. Jermaine Pennant was bought by Arsenal when he was only 15 years old!
Oleg Luzhny. Luzhny joined Arsenal from Dynamo Kiev in 1998.
West Ham United. All 3 of the players joined West Ham United.
Barcelona. Both of the players joined Barca in the summer of 2000.
None, he was a trainee. Tony Adams joined Arsenal as a schoolboy in 1984.
8 . Ljungberg is from Sweden and wore the number 8 shirt.
2nd. Their first win was in 1987.
8th. 1930, 1936, 1950, 1971, 1979, 1993, 1998, and 2002 was their 8th.
Nwankwo. He used to be called Nwankwo Kanu, until he dropped his first name to sound more Brazilian.
Cameroon. Lauren was bought from Real Mallorca in the summer of 2000.
Monaco. Wenger managed Nancy, Monaco and the Nagoya Grampus 8 before joining Arsenal.
Senegal. Vieira was born in Dakar, Senegal, but played for the French national team!
Wembley Stadium . Arsenal had to play their home games at Wembley because Highbury was said to be too small.
Nicholas Anelka . Anelka went to Real in August 1999.
Robert Pires . Pires joined Arsenal from Marseille in the summer of 2000.
Juventus. Henry joined the Gunners in August 1999.
38,500. Arsenal's stadium held 38,500 people.
Highbury. Arsenal's home stadium: Highbury.
Dreamcast. Arsenal were sponsored by SEGA Dreamcast.