Welsh international centre half Ray Daniel was a key figure in Arsenal's 1952/53 League Championship success.
A former Swansea amateur, he signed professional at Highbury in October 1946 and made his league debut in Arsenal's 2-0 win over Charlton in May 1949.
|Arsenal Career||1946 - 1953|
|Appearances||99 (99 starts, 0 as a sub)|
He succeeded Leslie Compton in the heart of defence and played in the 1952 FA Cup final, scoring five goals in 87 First Division games before being sold to Sunderland for £27,500 in June 1953.
Later with Cardiff City, Swansea and Hereford United player-boss, he worked in the licensed trade and was a sub-postmaster in Swansea. He died in November 1997.
(With thanks to Leigh Edwards)