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Arsenal’s first game in the FA Cup: An extraordinary match that nearly didn’t take place

Whilst writing the special cup final edition of the Arsenal History ProgrammeI came across a story of confusion at FA headquarters that meant the club were initially excluded from the competition before they had even played a match. Royal Arsenal’s third season, in 1888-89, had been… Read More »Arsenal’s first game in the FA Cup: An extraordinary match that nearly didn’t take place