Arsenal FC

Formed in 1886 as Dial Square. The first meeting between the two clubs came in a friendly at the old Invicta Ground in March 1892 with Wolves winning 4-1. Woolwich Arsenal were elected to the Football League in 1893 and the first meeting came in the First Division in September 1904, this time with Arsenal coming out on top. Arsenal’s top scorer against Wolves is Ted Drake with 11.

Football League
1904/05 (2) W 4-1 L 0-2
1905/06 (2) L 0-2 L 1-2
1913/14 (2) L 1-2 L 1-3
1914/15 (2) W 1-0 L 1-5
1932/33 (1) L 1-7 W 2-1
1933/34 (1) L 0-1 L 2-3
1934/35 (1) D 1-1 L 0-7
1935/36 (1) D 2-2 L 0-4
1936/37 (1) W 2-0 L 0-3
1937/38 (1) W 3-1 L 0-5
1938/39 (1) L 0-1 D 0-0
1946/47 (1) W 6-1 D 1-1
1947/48 (1) D 1-1 L 2-5
1948/49 (1) L 1-3 L 1-3
1949/50 (1) W 3-0 D 1-1
1950/51 (1) L 0-1 L 1-2
1951/52 (1) W 2-1 D 2-2
1952/53 (1) D 1-1 L 3-5
1953/54 (1) L 0-2 W 3-2
1954/55 (1) W 3-1 D 1-1
1955/56 (1) D 3-3 D 2-2
1956/57 (1) W 5-2 D 0-0
1957/58 (1) L 1-2 W 2-0
1958/59 (1) W 6-1 D 1-1
1959/60 (1) D 3-3 D 4-4
1960/61 (1) W 5-3 W 5-1
1961/62 (1) L 2-3 L 1-3
1962/63 (1) W 1-0 L 4-5
1963/64 (1) D 2-2 W 3-1
1964/65 (1) L 0-1 L 1-4
1967/68 (1) W 3-2 W 2-0
1968/69 (1) D 0-0 L 1-3
1969/70 (1) W 2-0 D 2-2
1970/71 (1) L 0-3 L 1-2
1971/72 (1) W 5-1 L 1-2
1972/73 (1) L 1-3 L 2-5
1973/74 (1) W 3-1 D 2-2
1974/75 (1) W 1-0 D 0-0
1975/76 (1) D 0-0 L 1-2
1977/78 (1) D 1-1 L 1-3
1978/79 (1) W 1-0 W 1-0
1979/80 (1) L 1-2 W 3-2
1980/81 (1) L 1-2 D 1-1
1981/82 (1) D 1-1 L 1-2
1983/84 (1) L 1-2 L 1-4
Premier League
2003/04 L 1-3 L 0-3
2009/10 L 1-4 L 0-1
2010/11 L 0-2 L 0-2
2011/12 L 0-3 D 1-1
FA Cup
1925/26 (3) Home D 1-1
(R) Away L 0-1
1926/27 (6) Away L 1-2
1937/38 (4) Home L 1-2
1954/55 (4) Home W 1-0
1963/64 (3) Away L 1-2
1973/74 (PO) Away W 3-1
1975/76 (3) Home W 3-0
1977/78 (4) Away L 1-2
1978/79 (SF) Villa Park L 0-2
1997/98 (SF) Villa Park L 0-1
1998/99 (4) Home L 1-2
2004/05 (4) Away L 0-2
FL Cup
2003/04 (4) Away L 1-5
War Years
1939/40 (FL) D 2-2*
1945/46 (FLS) D 1-1 L 2-3

* Match declared void due to outbreak of war

Also see Reserves.

Also see Youth.

League Debuts

Walter Radford, Ted Ivill, Fred Pincott, Bert Williams, Angus McLean, Billy Wright, Johnny Hancocks, Jesse Pye, Fred Ramscar, Eddie Russell, Norman Deeley, Alan Jackson, Fred Goodwin, Dave Thompson, Dave MacLaren, Evan Williams.

Associated with both clubs

Benik AfobeJeremie Aliadiere, Alan Ball, John Barnwell, Vince Bartram, Harry Beasley, David Black, Charles Booth, Jay Bothroyd, Norman Bowden, Eddie Clamp, Don Cock, Joseph Cooper, Jock Dailly, Tommy Docherty, Chris Evans, Dennis Evans, Emmanuel Frimpong, Bobby Gould, Cyril Grant, Val Gregory, Ray Hankin, Adam Haywood, John Heath, Jackie Henderson, John Holsgrove, Don Howe, George Jobey, Bryn Jones, Eric Jones, Oleg Luzney, Bob McNab, Laurie Madden, Emillano Martinez, Jamie O’Hara, Jermaine Pennant, Jon Purdie, Rohan Ricketts, Tommy Rudkin, Laurie Scott, Nigel Sims, Graham Stack, Alan Sunderland, Jerome Thomas, Alex Trotter, Bob Wilson, Arthur Worrall, Billy Wrigglesworth, and Billy Wright.