Arsenal On This Day, 7th March 1891

Some silverware added to the Arsenal collection, this a London Senior Cup final win over St Bartholomew’s Hospital in 1891. The report hints that the sobriquet ‘Lucky Arsenal’ might have been in existence decades before it was coined.

This from Lloyds Weekly Newspaper:

And in case you wondered, the trophy was deemed of sufficient import that The Sheffield and Rotherham Independent even made note of it.

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