The Arsenal Companion : Gunners Annecdotes, History, Trivia, Facts and Figures Hardback
The Arsenal Companion collects together all the vital information you never knew you needed to know about Arsenal FC.
In these pages you will find irresistible anecdotes and the most mindblowing stats and facts.
Heard the one about the glam rock single, 'A Love Song For My Lady', recorded by Charlie George as 'Charlie Gorgeous'?
How about the linesman's injury that led to commentator Jimmy Hill running the line at Highbury?
Do you know which former full-back managed the club for the shortest ever spell?
Which 80s star advertised fitted kitchens and a white leather suit for Top Man? Or which 60s stopper was known as 'Sponge' due to his ability to soak up pressure?
All these stories and hundreds more appear in a brilliantly researched collection of trivia, essential for any fan who holds the riches of red-and-white history close to their heart.
Featuring a foreword by Frank McLintock.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 160 pages, Illustrations
- Publisher: Pitch Publishing Ltd
- Publication Date: 08/10/2008
- Category: Sports teams & clubs
- ISBN: 9781905411351