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Cup Upsets Involving Arsenal (Part Three)

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Continuing the series which looks at some of those times when Arsenal were on the wrong end of a cup upset. For Part One please click here; and Part Two here. Real Zaragoza, UEFA European Cup Winners Cup Final 1995 In 1994, Arsenal, against the odds, had won the European Cup Winners Cup final in Copenhagen, beating a highly rated ...

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Cup Upsets Involving Arsenal (Part Two)

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The second part in the series which looks at some of the biggest Cup upsets invokving Arsenal over the years and matches their supporters would prefer to forget. For Part One, please click here. West Ham United, FA Cup Final 1980 In 1980, Arsenal reached their third FA Cup final in three years. In 1978 they had suffered a surprise ...

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Cup Upsets Involving Arsenal (Part One)

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It is a sad fact of life for followers of any big club that, every so often, they will suffer a cup defeat at the hands of s side they were expected to beat easily. This can be due to a number of factors – complacency, lack of preparation, injury, bad luck, or just an inspired performance from their opponents ...

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Arsenal and Chelsea – Their Common Foe (Part Four)

This is the series which looks at the common hostility that Arsenal and Chelsea have towards their London rivals Tottenham Hotspur (Spurs) and some of the reasons for it. For Part One please click here; for Part Two click here; and Part Three click here. The Arsenal rivalry concludes here. The Cup Semi-Finals Although Arsenal and Spurs have never met ...

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Arsenal and Chelsea – Their Common Foe (Part Three)

This is the series whioc examines the commion hostility whic both Arsenal and Chelsea have for London rivals Tottenham Hotspur (Spurs) and some of the reasons behind it. For Part One click here; and Part Two click here. The Doubles Although Arsenal had been the dominant team in the 1930s, the Second World War took its toll, and the club ...

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