1923–24 Arsenal F.C. season

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Arsenal
1923–24 season
Chairman Henry Norris
Manager Leslie Knighton
Stadium Highbury
First Division 19th
FA Cup Second round
London FA Challenge Cup Winners
Top goalscorer League:
Harry Woods (9)
All:
Harry Woods (10)
Highest home attendance 50,000 vs. Tottenham Hotspur (17 November 1923)
Lowest home attendance 15,000 vs. Sheffield United (25 February 1924)

The 1923–24 season was Arsenal's fifth 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 Luton Town.

Round Date Opponents Venue Result Score
F–A
Scorers Attendance
First round 12 January 1924 Luton Town H W 4–1 Milne, Blyth, Turnbull, Woods 37,500
Second round 14 January 1924 Cardiff City A L 0–1 35,000

London FA Challenge Cup[edit]

Round Date Opponents Venue Result Score
F–A
Scorers Attendance
First round 22 October 1923 Tufnell Park H W 4–0 Young, Woods 4,000
Second round 5 November 1923 Brentford H W 3–2 Woods, Young, Voysey 2,500
Semi-final 3 December 1924 Millwall N W 2–1 (a.e.t.) Graham, Young 3,000
Final 10 December 1924 Charlton Athletic N W 3–1 Young (2), Haden 4,000

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Arsenal first team line up (1923–24)". 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.