Tottenham 4 cups Arsenal 0, Arsenal’s last ever match & a video of our 1st cup final

By Tony Attwood
We should remember that in the early days of professional football, Tottenham were more successful than Arsenal, who struggled on the pitch, and financially.   On this day in 1910 it was widely considered that the Arsenal game against Preston would be Arsenal’s last, as the club was heavily in debt, would be without any funding through the summer and their prime financial supporter had made it clear that not only could he fund the club no more, but he could not guarantee the club’s overdraft and other loans any further.
And on this day in 1921 Tottenham made it four major trophies thus far to Arsenal’s nil – which makes today’s total of Arsenal 13 league titles, to Tottenham’s two, and Arsenal’s 13 FA Cup wins to Tottenham’s eight seem quite curious.
Also on this day in 1927 ...

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