The Successor To David Jack Arrives At Arsenal On This Day, 25th July 1934

Twelve days after denying any interest in the player, beyond a casual conversation, Arsenal completed the signing of Dr James Marshall. From the outset, expectations were high with the headline below giving a clear pointer to the performances which would be demanded from Marshall.

It didn’t end well for the Scot, five first-team appearances and twelve months later, he left for West Ham United.

25071934 Arsenal Sign Marshall