The first St Totteringham Day, and Untold Arsenal’s banner gets on Match of the Day

by Tony Attwood
You probably know that in addition to editing these Anniversary files I also run Untold Arsenal – and a while back a number of supporters of that site paid for a banner to be made and erected at Arsenal Stadium.
It is still there for all to see with its Wengerian message, “Football Should be an Art” and it was on this day (the anniversary of the first St Totts Day) that the BBC’s Match of the Day programme opened its coverage of the Arsenal match by focussing on that banner – which made those of us who were involved in the project feel rather good.
22 April 1894: In the 20 days up to this date Arsenal played nine friendlies and Arthur Worrall played in eight of these scoring three goals.   In fact in the space of 32 days up to the final match of the s...

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