Matches played at Highbury, London


Date of matchType of matchName of teamName of teamScoreAttendance
10th January 1920

FA Cup 1st round

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15th March 1920Home ChampionshipEnglandWales1-221,110
19th March 1923International friendlyEnglandBelgium6-114,052
6th October 1924FA Charity ShieldProfessionalsAmateurs3-110,000
9th February 1925FA Cup 2nd round 2nd replayBlackburn RoversPortsmouth1-022,827
21st January 1929FA Cup 3rd round 2nd replayMillwallNorthampton Town2-032,391 
23rd March 1929FA Cup semi-finalPortsmouthAston Villa1-036,147 
9th December 1929FA Cup 1st round 2nd replayClapton OrientFolkestone4-13,500
4th December 1930FA Cup 1st round 2nd replayClapton OrientLuton Town2-48,021
22nd April 1931Sheriff of London (Dewar) Charity ShieldArsenalCorinthians5-312,000
9th December 1931International friendlyEnglandSpain7-155,000
26th October 1932Sheriff of London (Dewar) Charity ShieldArsenalCorinthians9-29,493
14th November 1934International friendlyEnglandItaly3-256,044
28th November 1934FA Charity ShieldArsenalManchester City4-010,888
23rd October 1935FA Charity ShieldSheffield WednesdayArsenal1-013,500
2nd December 1936International friendlyEnglandHungary6-236,000
10th April 1937FA Cup semi-finalPreston North EndWest Bromwich Albion4-142,636
26th September 1938FA Charity ShieldArsenalPreston North End2-135,000
26th October 1938International friendlyEnglandFIFA XI3-040,185
2nd February 1939FA Cup 4th round 2nd replayWest Ham UnitedTottenham Hotspur2-150,468
20th February 1939FA Cup 5th round 2nd replayChelseaSheffield Wednesday3-151,879
25th March 1939FA Cup semi-finalPortsmouthHuddersfield Town2-160,053
3rd May 1947International friendlyEnglandFrance3-054,389
19th November 1947International friendlyEnglandSweden4-244,282
31st July 1948Olympic Games 1st roundGreat BritainThe Netherlands



5th August 1948Olympic Games quarter-finalDenmarkItaly


6th October 1948FA Charity ShieldArsenalManchester United4-331,000
2nd December 1948Home ChampionshipEnglandSwitzerland6-048,000
26th March 1949FA Cup semi-finalLeicester CityPortsmouth3-162,000
19th October 1949FA Charity ShieldPortsmouthWolverhampton Wanderers1-135,140
22nd November 1950International friendlyEnglandYugoslavia2-261,454
3rd October 1951International friendlyEnglandFrance2-257,603
3rd December 1951FA Cup 1st round 2nd replayLeyton OrientGorleston5-412,013
18th February 1952FA Cup 4th round 2nd replayLuton TownBrentford



30th April 1952International 'B' Trial matchEnglandGreat Britain Olympic


1st December 1952FA Cup 1st round 2nd replayBournemouth & Boscombe AthleticIpswich Town2-34,756 
5th February 1953FA Cup 4th roundWalthamstow AvenueManchester United2-549,119
11th February 1953FA Cup 4th round 3rd replayChelseaWest Bromwich Albion4-027,997 
12th October 1953FA Charity ShieldArsenalBlackpool3-139,853
8th February 1954FA Cup 4th round 2nd replayPortsmouthScunthorpe & Lindsey United4-024,540
29th November 1954FA Cup 1st round 2nd replayQueen's Park RangersWalthamstow Avenue0-411,939
20th January 1955FA Cup 3rd round 2nd replayBrentfordBradford City1-05,951 
13th February 1956FA Cup 4th round 3rd replayChelseaBurnley0-042,757
26th March 1958FA Cup semi-final replayManchester UnitedFulham5-338,258 
8th February 1960FA Cup 3rd round 2nd replayBrighton & Hove AlbionRotherham United6-032,864
16th January 1961FA Cup 3rd round 2nd replayManchester CityCardiff City2-024,168 
28th September 1961World Cup qualifierEnglandLuxembourg4-133,409
15th January 1962FA Cup 3rd round 2nd replayIpswich Town Luton Town5-129,438
23rd November 1964FA Cup 1st round 2nd replayEnfieldRomford4-29,091 
21st September 1965Sheriff of London (Dewar) Charity ShieldArsenalCorinthian Casuals5-22,670 
28th April 1970Inter-Cities' Fairs Cup final 2nd legArsenalAnderlecht3-051,612
2nd January 1973International under-23 matchEnglandThe Netherlands3-111,867
8th April 1978FA Cup semi-finalIpswich TownWest Browmich Albion3-150,922
15th April 1981FA Cup semi-final replayTottenham HotspurWolverhampton Wanderers3-052,539 
3rd April 1982FA Cup semi-finalQueen's Park RangersWest Bromwich Albion1-045,015
16th April 1983FA Cup semi-finalBrighton & Hove AlbionSheffield Wednesday2-154,000
14th April 1984FA Cup semi-finalEvertonSouthampton



27th April 1988UEFA under-21 championship semi-finalEnglandFrance 


5th April 1992FA Cup semi-finalLiverpoolPortsmouth



13th April 1997FA Cup semi-finalChelseaWimbledon3-032,674
25th January 2003

FA Cup 4th round

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Farnborough TownArsenal1-535,108