1940–41 Arsenal F.C. season

Arsenal
1940–41 season
ChairmanRobin Vane-Tempest-Stewart, 8th Marquess of Londonderry
ManagerGeorge Allison
Football League South4th
Football League War CupFinalists

ResultsEdit

Arsenal's score comes first[1]

https://www.11v11.com/teams/arsenal/tab/matches/season/1941/

LegendEdit

Win Draw Loss

Football League SouthEdit

Selected results from the league.

Date Opponent Venue Result Attendance Scorers
21 September 1940 Brentford A 3–1 1,700
26 October 1940 Brentford H 3–3 1,200
25 December 1940 West Ham United A 4–2 9,000
14 April 1941 Chelsea A 1–3

Final League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GR Pts
1 Crystal Palace (C) 27 16 4 7 86 44 1.955 39[a]
2 West Ham United 27 14 6 7 70 39 1.795 34
3 Coventry City 10 5 3 2 28 16 1.750 13
4 Arsenal 19 10 5 4 66 38 1.737 25
5 Cardiff City 24 12 5 7 75 50 1.500 29
6 Reading 26 14 5 7 73 51 1.431 33
7 Norwich City 19 9 2 8 75 53 1.415 20
8 Watford 35 15 6 14 96 73 1.315 36
9 Portsmouth 31 16 2 13 92 71 1.296 34
10 Tottenham Hotspur 23 9 5 9 53 41 1.293 23
11 Millwall 31 16 5 10 79 59 1.339 37
12 Walsall 32 14 7 11 100 80 1.250 35
13 West Bromwich Albion 28 13 5 10 83 69 1.203 31
14 Leicester City 33 17 5 11 87 79 1.101 39
15 Northampton Town 30 14 3 13 84 71 1.183 31
16 Bristol City 20 10 2 8 55 48 1.146 22
17 Mansfield Town 29 12 6 11 77 68 1.132 30
18 Charlton Athletic 19 7 4 8 37 34 1.088 18
19 Aldershot 24 14 2 8 73 68 1.074 30
20 Brentford 23 9 3 11 51 51 1.000 21
21 Chelsea 23 10 4 9 57 58 0.983 24
22 Birmingham 16 7 1 8 38 43 0.884 15
23 Fulham 30 10 7 13 62 73 0.849 27
24 Luton Town 35 11 7 17 82 100 0.820 29
25 Stoke City 36 9 9 18 76 96 0.792 27
26 Queen's Park Rangers 23 8 3 12 47 60 0.783 19
27 Brighton & Hove Albion 25 8 7 10 51 75 0.680 23
28 Nottingham Forest 25 7 3 15 50 77 0.649 17
29 Bournemouth & Boscombe Athletic 27 9 3 15 59 92 0.641 21
30 Notts County 30 7 5 18 53 82 0.646 19
31 Southend United 30 5 7 18 42 94 0.447 17
32 Southampton 30 6 4 20 47 114 0.412 16
33 Swansea Town 30 7 5 18 53 82 0.646 19
34 Clapton Orient 30 5 7 18 42 94 0.447 17
Source:[citation needed]
(C) League Champions.
Notes:
  1. ^ 3 bonus points?

London War CupEdit

Round Date Opponent Venue Result Attendance Goalscorers
GS 25 January 1941 West Ham United A 3–1 5,000
GS 17 May 1941 West Ham United H 3–0 7,365

Football League War CupEdit

Round Date Opponent Venue Result Attendance Goalscorers
R3 L1 15 March 1941 West Ham United A 1–0 14,000
R3 L2 29 March 1941 West Ham United H 2–1
F 10 May 1941 Preston North End N 1–1 60,000
F R 31 May 1941 Preston North End N 1–2 45,000

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