1957
Arsenal gained a 3-2 win at home to Portsmouth thanks to a brace from David Herd and another from Danny Clapton

1962
England central defender Steve Bould was born in Stoke-on-Trent. After leaving the Gunners he played for Sunderland before returning to Arsenal as a coach

1974
Alan Ball scored twice for the second consecutive match as Arsenal beat Derby County 3-1 at Highbury

2002
Thierry Henry scored one of his greatest goals for the Club as he ran the full length of the field before curling the ball passed Tottenham's Kasey Keller. The Gunners moved back to the top of the Premier League with the 3-0 win

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