John Woodward
John Woodward

John Woodward

John Woodward joined Arsenal as a 17-year-old hopeful in 1966 from junior football with Possilpark.

The Glasweigan half back made four appearances during his time at Highbury, making his senior debut in a 3-1 League Cup defeat to West Ham.


Name John Woodward
Arsenal Career 1966 - 1971
Position: Defender
Appearances 4 (3 starts, 1 as a sub)
Goals 0

Woodward made three starts in an Arsenal shirt before being given a free transfer in May 1970. He was taken on again in August that year and played one more season.

The defender was a member of Scotland's tour party to the Far East, Australasia and Canada in summer 1967 and won two youth caps for his country.