Top Ten Goalies and Defenders of Arsenal – All time

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Jimmy Ashcroft was one of the best goalkeeper of Woolwich Arsenal and he has 17 clean sheets in 34 league matches played for Woolwich Arsenal. Ashcroft played eight seasons and 303 games with Arsenal. Hugh McDonald is the only player who played for three different spells for Arsenal. Ernest Williamson played 120 matches for Arsenal. Dan Lewis played with Arsenal for three continuous seasons as a regular goalkeeper. Frank Moss played a total of 161 games for Arsenal and he is the only goalkeeper of club who scored in a first-class match playing as a left wing in First Division Match of 1935 against Everton. George Swindin played as goalkeeper in FA Cup finals of 1950 and 1952 even though he is forced to share the position of goalkeeper. Jack Kelsey became the second highest number of appearances made by a goalkeeper in Arsenal by playing 352 times for the club. Pat Jennings was playing with Arsenal to three consecutive FA Cup Finals of 1978, 1979 and 1980. Read more..