Billy Gooing joined the Club from Chesterfield. The striker scored 45 times in 94 League appearances.
Goalkeeper Hugh McDonald crossed over to West London to join Fulham. The stopper played 94 games for the club during three spells.
John Robson made his final appearance in an Arsenal shirt as the Gunners won 5-2 against Manchester City.
Prolific striker Geoff Strong was sold to Liverpool. He scored 77 times in 137 appearances for Arsenal.
Alan Smith, Ian Wright and Kevin Campbell all scored in a 3-0 win over Coventry City. The result moved Arsenal to the top of the Premier League.