1921–22 Arsenal F.C. season

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Arsenal
1921–22 season
Chairman Henry Norris
Manager Leslie Knighton
Stadium Highbury
First Division 17th
FA Cup Fourth round
London FA Challenge Cup Winners
Top goalscorer League:
Henry White (14)
All:
Henry White (19)
Highest home attendance 42,000 vs. Tottenham Hotspur (22 April 1922)
Lowest home attendance 12,000 vs. Liverpool (22 March 1922)

The 1921–22 season was Arsenal's third consecutive season in the top division of English football.[1]

Football League First Division[edit]

FA Cup[edit]

Arsenal entered the FA Cup in the first round proper, in which they were drawn to face Queens Park Rangers.

Round Date Opponents Venue Result Score
F–A
Scorers Attendance
First round 7 January 1922 Queens Park Rangers H D 0–0 31,000
First round replay 11 January 1922 Queens Park Rangers A W 2–1 Milne, Graham (pen.) 21,411
Second round 28 January 1922 Bradford Park Avenue A W 3–2 Blyth, White (2) 10,400
Third round 18 February 1922 Leicester City H W 3–0 Rutherford, White (2) 39,421
Fourth round 4 March 1922 Preston North End H D 1–1 White 37,517
Fourth round replay 8 March 1922 Preston North End A L 1–2 (a.e.t.) Blyth 30,000

London FA Challenge Cup[edit]

Round Date Opponents Venue Result Score
F–A
Scorers Attendance
First round 17 October 1921 Barking A W 5–2 White (2), Baker (2), Butler 4,500
Second round 31 October 1921 Queens Park Rangers A W 2–0 Blyth, White 5,000
Semi-final 14 November 1921 Tottenham Hotspur N [a] 0–0 12,000
Semi-final (replay) 21 November 1921 Tottenham Hotspur N W 2–1 Henderson, Butler 9,029
Final 8 May 1922 Crystal Palace N W 1–0 Hutchins (pen.) 12,000
  • 1 Match was abandoned 5 minutes after extra time.[1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Arsenal first team line up (1921–22)". Andy's Arsenal Resource Website. Retrieved 5 April 2013. 
  • Soar, Phil & Tyler, Martin (2005). The Official Illustrated History of Arsenal. Hamlyn. ISBN 0-600-61344-5.