1955
Arsenal goalkeeper Jack Kelsey made his Welsh international debut in a -0- draw against Ireland in a World Cup qualifier in Wrexham. He went on to make 41 caps

1959
Welsh international centre-forward Mel Charles joined Arsenal from Swansea Town along with Peter Davies and Dave Dodson

1971
Double hopefuls Arsenal defeated Stoke City 2-0 in an FA Cup Semi-Final replay at Birmingham with goals from George Graham and Ray Kennedy

1979
Goals by Frank Stapleton and Alan Sunderland gave Arsenal a 2-0 FA Cup Semi-Final victory over Wolverhampton Wanderers at Villa Park

2001
In Arsène Wenger's 250th match in charge, which was dedicated to David Rocastle who died that day, Arsenal defeated Tottenham Hotspur 2-0

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