Arsenal were leading Aston Villa 2-1 at the Manor Ground when the match was abandoned in the 80th minute due to bad light

Scotland international wing-half Alex Forbes, who was capped 14 times, was born in Dundee. He scored 20 times in 217 league games for the Gunners between 1947 and 1956

Cliff Bastin scored twice as title-chasing Arsenal gained a 2-1 win over Manchester City at Highbury

Arsenal beat Nottingham Forest 2-0 at home in the Littlewoods Cup Fifth-Round with goals from Charlie Nicholas and Martin Hayes

John Hartson scored his first goal for the Gunners to clinch a 1-0 win over Coventry City at Highfield Road

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21 Jan 2008