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Arsenal most goals scored ever? Most goals scored by Arsenal in a single match Arsenal most goals scored by a player?

What is the Arsenal biggest margin winArsenal biggest win ever with the most goals scored? What is the most number of goals scored by Arsenal? Well, we will find out right now.

Arsenal Most Goals Scored In The League

  • Most league goals scored in a season: 127 in 42 matches, First Division, 1930–31
  • Fewest league goals scored in a season: 26 in 38 matches, First Division, 1912–13
  • Most league goals conceded in a season: 86 in 42 matches, First Division, 1926–27 and 1927–28
  • Fewest league goals conceded in a season: 17 in 38 matches, Premier League, 1998–99

Arsenal Most Goals Scored In A Match

Arsenal Most Goals Scored In A Match (By Competition)

Arsenal Record League win: 

  • 12-0 vs Loughborough Town Loughborough Town, Second Division, 12 March 1900

Arsenal Record League away win:

  • 7-1 vs Aston Villa, First Division, 14 December 1935

Arsenal Record League home win in the top division:

  • 9-1 vs Grimsby Town, First Division, 28 January 1931

Arsenal Record League win at Emirates Stadium:

  •  7-1 vs Blackburn Rovers, Premier League, 4 February 2012

Arsenal Record home win in Premier League:

  • 7-0 vs Everton, 11 May 2005
  • 7-0 vs Middlesbrough, 14 Jan 2006

Highest Number Of Goals Scored By Arsenal In A Match (By Competition)

Arsenal Record European win:

  •  7-0 vs Standard Liege, UEFA Cup Winner’s Cup, 2nd Round, 3 November 1993

Arsenal Record European win:

  • 7-0 vs Slavia Prague, UEFA Champions League Group Stage, 23 October 2007

Arsenal Record European away win:

  • 5-1 vs Inter Milan, UEFA Champions League Group Stage, 25 November 2003
  • 4-0 vs PSV Eindhoven, UEFA Champions League Group Stage, 25 September 2002

Arsenal Record League Cup win:

  • 7-0 vs Leeds United, Second Round, 4 September 1979

Arsenal Record League Cup away win:

  • 6-1 vs Scunthorpe Utd, Second Round, 25 September 1968
  • 6-1 vs Plymouth Argyle, Second Round, 3 October 1989

Arsenal Record FA Cup win: 

  • 12-0 vs Ashford United, Qualifying Round, 14 October 1893

Arsenal Most Goals Scored Highbury

Arsenal Record FA Cup win at Highbury: 

  • 11-1 vs Darwen, Third Round, 9 January 1932

Arsenal Record FA Cup win at Emirates: 

  • 5-0 vs Lincoln City, Qualifying Round, 11 March 2017

Arsenal Record FA Cup away win: 

  • 7-1 vs Burnley, Fifth Round, 20 February 1937

Arsenal Most Goals Scored By A Player

Thierry Henry is Arsenal’s top goal scorer of all time with 228 career goals for the club. Standing at 6 feet 2 inches tall, the Frenchman is a legendary figure in world football and is idolized by many players and fans.

Arsene Wenger signed him in 1999 from Serie A outfit, Juventus. Henry was associated with the Gunners for 8 years before leaving for Barcelona in 2007.

During his time at Arsenal, Henry established himself as one of the best strikers in the history of the Premier League.

Towards the end of his playing career during his time with the New York Red Bulls, the attacker signed with Arsenal on a two-month loan spell in 2012 during the MLS off-season.

He ended up making 4 League appearances on his return and also scored the winning goal in his last game, the 2-1 victory over Sunderland.

Here are the highest goalscorers in Arsenal’s history:

Name Total Goals Total games 100th goal game
Thierry Henry 228 377 181
Ian Wright 185 288 143
Cliff Bastin 178 396 174
John Radford 149 481 306
Jimmy Brain 139 232 144
Ted Drake 139 184 108
Doug Lishman 137 244 163
Robin van Persie 132 278 238
Joe Hulme 125 374 307
David Jack 124 208 156
Dennis Bergkamp 120 423 296
Reg Lewis 118 176 152
Alan Smith 115 347 251
Jack Lambert 109 161 149
Frank Stapleton 108 300 276
Theo Walcott 108 397 370
David Herd 107 180 165
Olivier Giroud 105 253 237
Joe Baker 100 156 152

Arsenal Most Goals Scored By A PlayerArsenal Most Goals Scored – Individual Records

  • Most goals in a season: 44, Ted Drake (1934/35 – 42 League, 1 FA Cup, 1 Community Shield)
  • Most League goals in a season: 42, Ted Drake (1934/35)
  • Most Premier League goals in a season:
    • 30, Robin van Persie (2011/12)
    • 30, Thierry Henry (2003/04)
  • Most goals in any match by an Arsenal player: 7, Ted Drake (Aston Villa, 14 December 1935, won 7-1 League)
  • Most consecutive matches scored in: 9, David Jack, All league matches between 24th October 1931 – 19th December 1931 (scored 14 goals in those matches)

Arsenal Most Goals Scored – Premier League

Here are 25 of Arsenal‘s top scorers of all time in the Premier League:

# Player / Current club Date of Birth Appearances Minutes Per Goal Goals Per Match Goals
1 Thierry Henry 17.08.1977 258 121′ 0,68 176
Retired
2 Ian Wright 03.11.1963 191 154′ 0,54 104
Retired
3 Robin van Persie 06.08.1983 194 139′ 0,49 96
Feyenoord Rotterdam
4 Dennis Bergkamp 10.05.1969 315 255′ 0,28 87
Retired
5 Olivier Giroud 30.09.1986 180 155′ 0,41 73
Chelsea FC
6 Theo Walcott 16.03.1989 270 243′ 0,24 65
Everton FC
7 Robert Pirès 29.10.1973 189 222′ 0,33 63
Retired
8 Alexis Sánchez 19.12.1988 122 169′ 0,49 60
Manchester United
9 Emmanuel Adebayor 26.02.1984 104 170′ 0,44 46
Istanbul Basaksehir
10 Freddie Ljungberg 16.04.1977 216 339′ 0,21 46
Retired
11 Aaron Ramsey 26.12.1990 257 433′ 0,15 38
Arsenal FC
12 Cesc Fàbregas 04.05.1987 212 480′ 0,17 35
AS Monaco
13 Mesut Özil 15.10.1988 158 427′ 0,20 31
Arsenal FC
14 Sylvain Wiltord 10.05.1974 106 228′ 0,28 30
Retired
15 Nwankwo Kanu 01.08.1976 119 210′ 0,25 30
Retired
16 Patrick Vieira 23.06.1976 279 827′ 0,10 29
Retired
17 Paul Merson 20.03.1968 160 473′ 0,18 28
Caerau Ely FC
18 Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang 18.06.1989 40 121′ 0,65 26
Arsenal FC
19 Alexandre Lacazette 28.05.1991 59 156′ 0,44 26
Arsenal FC
20 Marc Overmars 29.03.1973 100 307′ 0,25 25
Retired
21 Santi Cazorla 13.12.1984 129 433′ 0,19 25
Villarreal CF
22 Nicklas Bendtner 16.01.1988 108 194′ 0,22 24
Rosenborg BK
23 Nicolas Anelka 14.03.1979 65 193′ 0,35 23
Retired
24 Andrey Arshavin 29.05.1981 105 273′ 0,22 23
Retired
25 Kevin Campbell 04.02.1970 97 339′ 0,23 22
Retired

Arsenal Most Goals Scored Champions LeagueArsenal Most Goals Scored – Champions League

Here are the most goals scored by the top 25 Arsenal players in the UEFA Champions League:

# Player / Current club Date of Birth Appearances Minutes Per Goal Goals Per Match Goals
1 Thierry Henry 17.08.1977 77 181′ 0,45 35
Retired
2 Robin van Persie 06.08.1983 45 149′ 0,40 18
Feyenoord Rotterdam
3 Theo Walcott 16.03.1989 59 201′ 0,25 15
Everton FC
4 Cesc Fàbregas 04.05.1987 55 350′ 0,24 13
AS Monaco
5 Freddie Ljungberg 16.04.1977 64 370′ 0,20 13
Retired
6 Olivier Giroud 30.09.1986 29 156′ 0,41 12
Chelsea FC
7 Robert Pirès 29.10.1973 63 427′ 0,17 11
Retired
8 Alexis Sánchez 19.12.1988 22 211′ 0,41 9
Manchester United
9 Lukas Podolski 04.06.1985 12 91′ 0,67 8
Vissel Kobe
10 Emmanuel Adebayor 26.02.1984 21 202′ 0,38 8
Istanbul Basaksehir
11 Nicklas Bendtner 16.01.1988 28 174′ 0,29 8
Rosenborg BK
12 Aaron Ramsey 26.12.1990 43 312′ 0,19 8
Arsenal FC
13 Mesut Özil 15.10.1988 28 333′ 0,25 7
Arsenal FC
14 Dennis Bergkamp 10.05.1969 40 373′ 0,18 7
Retired
15 Samir Nasri 26.06.1987 23 373′ 0,22 5
West Ham United
16 Marc Overmars 29.03.1973 10 217′ 0,40 4
Retired
17 Andrey Arshavin 29.05.1981 18 261′ 0,22 4
Retired
18 Jack Wilshere 01.01.1992 22 385′ 0,18 4
West Ham United
19 Abou Diaby 11.05.1986 26 425′ 0,15 4
Retired
20 Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain 15.08.1993 29 421′ 0,14 4
Liverpool FC
21 Gilberto Silva 07.10.1976 43 809′ 0,09 4
Retired
22 Nwankwo Kanu 01.08.1976 44 544′ 0,09 4
Retired
23 Lucas Pérez 10.09.1988 3 46′ 1,00 3
West Ham United
24 Danny Welbeck 26.11.1990 8 197′ 0,38 3
Arsenal
25 Marouane Chamakh 10.01.1984 11 198′ 0,27 3
Retired

Fun Fact: In August 1928, Arsenal along with London rivals, Chelsea become the first football clubs to wear numbered shirts in the history of the sport.

Arsenal were also involved in the first-ever live radio commentary of a football match when the played Sheffield United.

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