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GUNNERS YEARS: Huge blow as Lee Chapman strikes for Stoke

PUBLISHED: 16:46 24 August 2009 | UPDATED: 16:23 07 September 2010

1981: The Gunners open the season with a 0-1 home defeat to Stoke City, Lee Chapman scoring the only goal of the game after 44 minutes. The result was a huge blow after Arsenal had remained unbeaten at Highbury for the entire previous season.

1981:

The Gunners open the season with a 0-1 home defeat to Stoke City, Lee Chapman scoring the only goal of the game after 44 minutes.

The result was a huge blow after Arsenal had remained unbeaten at Highbury for the entire previous season.


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