Careful what you wish for Gunners

I guess I knew that at some point in my #ChallengePaul series someone would test me with an Arsenal related question. It was kind of inevitable. However the question that came was more tricky than I would have liked. But life is far more fun when it is made interesting, so here goes. ‚ÄúCareful what…

The man who started it all

Herbert Chapman (403 games as manager) When Henry Norris decided that Arsenal needed a new manager in the summer of 1925, he could never have anticipated the impact of his next appointment. This would be the man who, on November 5, 1932, would have Arsenal made its debut on the London Underground, with the renaming…

Don Howe, RIP. Thank you

Don Howe (117 games as manager of The Arsenal) Donald ‘Don’ Howe was born in October 12, 1935 and was a player with West Bromwich Albion before Billy Wright signed him for Arsenal in 1964 and made him club captain. Howe retired from playing and became Arsenal’s reserve team coach under Bertie Mee, before stepping…