Vic Akers OBE

Staff Profile

Honorary President
August 24, 1946, Islington
Previous Clubs
Slough Town, Cambridge Utd, Watford
Joined Arsenal

Having spent 22 years in charge of the first team - during which time the side won an incredible 32 major honours, Vic Akers is now the Honorary president of Arsenal Women.

A true pioneer in women’s football, he led the Gunners to the UEFA Women’s Cup (now Champions League) in 2006/07 - the first English side to win it.

Vic is also kit manager for the men’s team.