Arsenal v Middlesbrough, 26 March 1948

Score7-0 to Arsenal
CompetitionLeague Division One
VenueHighbury
Attendance57,557
Robert Anderson made his one and only appearance after joining in November 1945. Moved to Blackhall Colliery this year.

Goals:

Denis Compton G
Denis Compton G
Don Roper G
Ronnie Rooke G
Ronnie Rooke G
Ronnie Rooke G
own goal OG

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper George Swindin
Full back Walley Barnes
Full back Laurie Scott
Centre half Les Compton
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:

Goalkeeper Bob Anderson
Full back George Hardwick
Full back Gordon Hepple
Full back Dick Robinson
Centre half Billy Whitaker
Wing half Ronnie Dicks
Wing half Jimmy Gordon
Outside Left Geoff Walker
Centre forward Johnny Spuhler
Forward Michael Fenton
Winger Martin Reagan