Arsenal F.C.

Arsenal Football Club (also known as Arsenal or The Gunners) is a British professional club based in North London area, London. The club currently plays in the Premier League.

Era 1886-1980

Arsenal was founded in Woolwich, southeast London in 1886 under the name Dial Square, then quickly changed their name to Royal Arsenal. In 1891 their name changed to Woolwich Arsenal. In 1913, the club moved to the northern region, precisely in the area and build Highbury Stadium Highbury, which became their new headquarters. When I moved the location of this, their club name, namely Woolwich Arsenal is removed so that only the name remains. Moreover, because the location is close to the headquarters of the stadium Arsenal Tottenham Hotspur, would not be surprised if the match Arsenal vs Tottenham Hotspur called “North London derby” and is one of the hottest in the London derby.

Arsenal triumph in persepak first British soccer coach Herbert Chapman preceded by a train on the range in 1925-35 and managed to win some of the UK domestic competitions (FA Cup, Premier League titles, and the Charity Shield) as well as Arsenal dominated it and made the most dominant force in England at that time. In the span of 1940s-1960s, Arsenal can only add a little collection of domestic titles. In the early 1970s, Arsenal Arsenal had the best performance in Europe the first time that happened in the 1969-70 season, in the event the Fairs Cup (forerunner of the UEFA Cup). Arsenal won the first and last well in the arena of the Fairs Cup (UEFA Cup replaced the Fairs Cup season since 1971-72) after defeating club RSC Anderlecht 4-3 on aggregate (with a system of home and away) At that time, the club is coached by Bertie Mee. Throughout the 1980s, Arsenal managed to add a collection of Arsenal with several domestic titles, but not with the degree of European competition.

Era 1990-present

In 1991, Arsenal won with Tottenham in the Community Shield after a 0-0 draw result of the position (then, if the position then both teams considered the series champion). Fasting Arsenal will be the title of European competition eventually lost after the 1993-94 season, in the hands of coach George Graham, Arsenal won on the European scene, precisely in the Champions Cup Winners Cup after defeating club Parma FC by a score of 1-0. In the following season, Arsenal returned successfully to the final at the same event, but this time they were beaten by Real Zaragoza with a score of 2-1.

The arrival of coach Arsène Wenger to Arsenal in 1996 managed to make Arsenal return victorious and managed to undermine the dominance of Manchester United in the Premiership at the time. Arsenal were brought successfully into the runner-up in the UEFA Cup in 2000 after a fight against Galatasaray on penalties 4-1 after a draw position. In the 2003-04 season until the beginning of the 2004-05 season, Arsenal had scored a record 49 games unbeaten and broke the record belongs to Nottingham Forest FC (42 times) which is the longest unbeaten record in the history of English football. In the 2005-06 season, Arsenal regained his achievements on the European scene by becoming the Champions League finalists FC Barcelona after losing 2-1 at the Stade de France, Paris.

Arsenal coach Wenger’s future has a good policy in coaching young players who had not qualified as well as lesser known but quality players into a player capable of Talent-show extraordinary talent as well as targeted by top European clubs. In addition, Arsenal have a policy of awarding contracts to players who have been aged 30 years or older, that is no more than one season.


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