1951–52 Arsenal F.C. season

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1951–52 season
Chairman Bracewell Smith
Manager Tom Whittaker
Stadium Highbury
First Division 3rd
FA Cup Runners-up
Top goalscorer League:
Doug Lishman (23)

Doug Lishman (29)
Highest home attendance 66,438 vs. Tottenham Hotspur (9 February 1952)
Lowest home attendance 37,985 vs. Charlton Athletic (13 March 1952)

The 1951–52 season was Arsenal's 32nd 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 third round, in which they were drawn to face Norwich City.

Round Date Opponents Venue Result Score
Scorers Attendance
Third round 6 January 1952 Norwich City A D 0–0 Logie, Roper, Lishman (2), Goring 38,964

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Arsenal first team line up (1951–52)". Andy's Arsenal Resource Website. Retrieved 6 April 2013. 
  • Soar, Phil & Tyler, Martin (2005). The Official Illustrated History of Arsenal. Hamlyn. ISBN 0-600-61344-5.