Arsenal v Grimsby Town, 01 May 1948

Score8-0 to Arsenal
CompetitionLeague Division One
VenueHighbury
Attendance34,644
Lionel Smith made his debut after moving from Denaby United in August 1939. Charles Male made his final appearance.

Goals:

Denis Compton G
Denis Compton G
Alex Forbes G
Jimmy Logie penalty P
Ronnie Rooke G
Ronnie Rooke G
Ronnie Rooke G
Ronnie Rooke G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper George Swindin
Full back George Male
Full back Laurie Scott
Full back Lionel Smith
Wing half Alex Forbes
Wing half Joe Mercer
Outside Left Denis Compton
Centre forward Ronnie Rooke
Winger Don Roper
Inside forward Jimmy Logie
Inside Forward/Wing half Archie MacAulay

Starting lineup: