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GUNNERS YEARS: David Rocastle earns man of the match award

PUBLISHED: 12:12 12 January 2009 | UPDATED: 15:47 07 September 2010

THIS WEEK IN 1994: Former Gunner David Rocastle earns a man of the match award for his new side Manchester City but the Londoners left Maine Road with a point after a 0-0 draw. Rocky sparkled for City who were unlucky not to grab a winner while Arsenal strikers Ian W

1994:

Former Gunner David Rocastle earns a man of the match award for his new side Manchester City but the Londoners left Maine Road with a point after a 0-0 draw.

Rocky sparkled for City who were unlucky not to grab a winner while Arsenal strikers Ian Wright and Kevin Campbell were virtually anonymous at the other end.

``I'd say we needed a psychiatrist except when I said that last year about a million people offered their services," said Arsenal boss George Graham, who admitted his side were "well below par".

Meanwhile, Islingtoh Council is to offer Graham the freedom of the borough for his achievement as manager. He was part of the 1970/71 Double side afford the same honour.

Derek Sawyer, the leader of the council, said: ``It seems fitting now that we should give the same honour to George Graham in recognition of his personal contribution.''


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