Vic Akers OBE

Staff Profile

Position
Honorary President
Born
August 24, 1946, Islington
Previous Clubs
Slough Town, Cambridge Utd, Watford
Joined Arsenal
1986

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.