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Arsenal Football Club

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  • Variants

    • Arsenal (Soccer team)
    • Gunners (Soccer team)
  • Additional Information

    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Address: Arsenal Football Club , , London N5 1BU
        • Affiliation Address:
        • City: London
        • Post Code: N5 1BU
    • Descriptor

        Soccer teams
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Great Britain
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) England
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) London (England)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Holloway (London, England)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Highbury (London, England)
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  • Sources

    • found: Mowbray, G. Gunners on the target, 1961.
    • found: Wikipedia, 1 August 2013(Arsenal Football Club, originally named Dial Square, in 1886, and shortly afterwards was renamed Royal Arsenal, it became a limited company in 1893, with a name change to Woolwich Arsenal. In 1914 it dropped "Woolwich" from its name to become Arsenal Football Club) ; 17 May 2019 (Arsenal F.C.; Arsenal Football Club; professional football club based in Islington, London, England; nickname: the Gunners; ground: Emirates Stadium in Holloway, London; Arsenal Stadium, widely referred to as Highbury, in Highbury, London, was the club's home from September 1913 until May 2006)
    • found: Wikipedia, viewed 17 May 2019:under History of Arsenal F.C., 1886-1966 (Royal Arsenal Football Club changed its name to Woolwich Arsenal in 1893 when it formed a limited liability company to raise capital to purchase the Manor Ground; Woolwich Arsenal moved to a new stadium in Highbury, north London in 1913; name changed to "The Arsenal" in April 1914, becoming plain "Arsenal" in November 1919)
    • found: Arsenal Football Club website, 1 August 2013:The club page (Arsenal Football Club, Highbury House, 75 Drayton Park, London, N5 1BU) ; 17 May 2019: home page (Arsenal [in badge])
    • found: Info. from 678 field, converted 2013-08-13(soccer club; the Gunners; founded as the Royal Arsenal F.C., in 1886)
  • Change Notes

    • 1980-03-25: new
    • 2019-05-18: revised
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