Joseph Powell

Date of birth 1870
Place of birthBristol
PositionRight back
Died29 November 1896

Member of Arsenal's side in the club's first ever League game, against Newcastle United in the Second Division on 2 September 1893. Arsenal Club Captain, he broke his arm playing in the United League and contracted blood poisoning and tetanus - he died six days later.

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1892-93 Arsenal FA Cup 1
1893-94 Arsenal FA Cup 4
1
1893-94 Arsenal League Division Two 26
1894-95 Arsenal FA Cup 1
1894-95 Arsenal League Division Two 27
1895-96 Arsenal League Division Two 25
1
1896-97 Arsenal League Division Two 8


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
21 Jan 1893 Sunderland v Royal Arsenal L 6-0 FA Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
02 Sep 1893 Woolwich Arsenal v Newcastle United D 2-2 League Division Two
09 Sep 1893 Notts County v Woolwich Arsenal L 3-2 League Division Two
11 Sep 1893 Woolwich Arsenal v Walsall Town Swifts W 4-0 League Division Two
25 Sep 1893 Woolwich Arsenal v Grimsby Town W 3-1 League Division Two
30 Sep 1893 Newcastle United v Woolwich Arsenal L 6-0 League Division Two
14 Oct 1893 Woolwich Arsenal v Ashford United W 12-0 FA Cup 1st qualifying round
21 Oct 1893 Small Heath v Woolwich Arsenal L 4-1 League Division Two
28 Oct 1893 Woolwich Arsenal v Liverpool L 0-5 League Division Two
11 Nov 1893 Woolwich Arsenal v Ardwick W 1-0 League Division Two
13 Nov 1893 Woolwich Arsenal v Rotherham Town W 3-0 League Division Two
18 Nov 1893 Burton Swifts v Woolwich Arsenal L 6-2 League Division Two
25 Nov 1893 Woolwich Arsenal v Millwall Rovers W 2-0 FA Cup 3rd qualifying round
09 Dec 1893 Northwich Victoria v Woolwich Arsenal D 2-2 League Division Two
16 Dec 1893 2nd Scots Guards v Woolwich Arsenal W 1-2 FA Cup 4th qualifying round
25 Dec 1893 Woolwich Arsenal v Burslem Port Vale W 4-1 League Division Two
26 Dec 1893 Grimsby Town v Woolwich Arsenal L 3-1 League Division Two
30 Dec 1893 Ardwick v Woolwich Arsenal W 0-1 League Division Two
01 Jan 1894 Liverpool v Woolwich Arsenal L 2-0 League Division Two
06 Jan 1894 Burslem Port Vale v Woolwich Arsenal L 2-1 League Division Two
27 Jan 1894 Woolwich Arsenal v Sheffield Wednesday L 1-2 FA Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
03 Feb 1894 Lincoln City v Woolwich Arsenal L 3-0 League Division Two
06 Feb 1894 Rotherham Town v Woolwich Arsenal D 1-1 League Division Two
10 Feb 1894 Woolwich Arsenal v Crewe Alexandra W 3-2 League Division Two
12 Feb 1894 Walsall Town Swifts v Woolwich Arsenal W 1-2 League Division Two
17 Feb 1894 Woolwich Arsenal v Lincoln City W 4-0 League Division Two
10 Mar 1894 Woolwich Arsenal v Middlesbrough Ironopolis W 1-0 League Division Two
23 Mar 1894 Woolwich Arsenal v Northwich Victoria W 6-0 League Division Two
24 Mar 1894 Woolwich Arsenal v Notts County L 1-2 League Division Two
31 Mar 1894 Woolwich Arsenal v Small Heath L 1-4 League Division Two
14 Apr 1894 Woolwich Arsenal v Burton Swifts L 0-2 League Division Two
22 Sep 1894 Woolwich Arsenal v Bury W 4-2 League Division Two
29 Sep 1894 Woolwich Arsenal v Manchester City W 4-2 League Division Two
06 Oct 1894 Woolwich Arsenal v Lincoln City W 5-2 League Division Two
13 Oct 1894 Newton Heath v Woolwich Arsenal D 3-3 League Division Two
20 Oct 1894 Rotherham Town v Woolwich Arsenal W 1-2 League Division Two
27 Oct 1894 Notts County v Woolwich Arsenal D 2-2 League Division Two
03 Nov 1894 Woolwich Arsenal v Notts County W 2-1 League Division Two
10 Nov 1894 Walsall Town Swifts v Woolwich Arsenal L 4-1 League Division Two
24 Nov 1894 Newcastle United v Woolwich Arsenal W 2-4 League Division Two
08 Dec 1894 Woolwich Arsenal v Darwen W 4-0 League Division Two
15 Dec 1894 Manchester City v Woolwich Arsenal L 4-1 League Division Two
25 Dec 1894 Woolwich Arsenal v Burslem Port Vale W 7-0 League Division Two
26 Dec 1894 Grimsby Town v Woolwich Arsenal L 4-2 League Division Two
01 Jan 1895 Darwen v Woolwich Arsenal L 3-1 League Division Two
07 Jan 1895 Leicester Fosse v Woolwich Arsenal L 3-1 League Division Two
12 Jan 1895 Woolwich Arsenal v Newcastle United W 3-2 League Division Two
19 Jan 1895 Burslem Port Vale v Woolwich Arsenal W 0-1 League Division Two
26 Jan 1895 Woolwich Arsenal v Burton Wanderers D 1-1 League Division Two
02 Feb 1895 Bolton Wanderers v Woolwich Arsenal L 1-0 FA Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
09 Feb 1895 Woolwich Arsenal v Rotherham Town D 1-1 League Division Two
23 Feb 1895 Woolwich Arsenal v Burton Swifts W 3-0 League Division Two
02 Mar 1895 Bury v Woolwich Arsenal L 2-0 League Division Two
09 Mar 1895 Woolwich Arsenal v Leicester Fosse D 3-3 League Division Two
23 Mar 1895 Crewe Alexandra v Woolwich Arsenal D 0-0 League Division Two
30 Mar 1895 Woolwich Arsenal v Newton Heath W 3-2 League Division Two
06 Apr 1895 Woolwich Arsenal v Crewe Alexandra W 7-0 League Division Two
12 Apr 1895 Woolwich Arsenal v Walsall Town Swifts W 6-1 League Division Two
20 Apr 1895 Burton Wanderers v Woolwich Arsenal L 2-1 League Division Two
02 Sep 1895 Woolwich Arsenal v Grimsby Town W 3-1 League Division Two
07 Sep 1895 Woolwich Arsenal v Manchester City L 0-1 League Division Two
14 Sep 1895 Lincoln City v Woolwich Arsenal D 1-1 League Division Two
21 Sep 1895 Woolwich Arsenal v Lincoln City W 4-0 League Division Two
28 Sep 1895 Manchester City v Woolwich Arsenal L 1-0 League Division Two
05 Oct 1895 Woolwich Arsenal v Rotherham Town W 5-0 League Division Two
12 Oct 1895 Woolwich Arsenal v Burton Wanderers W 3-0 League Division Two
19 Oct 1895 Woolwich Arsenal v Burton Swifts W 5-0 League Division Two
26 Oct 1895 Rotherham Town v Woolwich Arsenal L 3-0 League Division Two
30 Nov 1895 Newton Heath v Woolwich Arsenal L 5-1 League Division Two
07 Dec 1895 Woolwich Arsenal v Leicester Fosse D 1-1 League Division Two
14 Dec 1895 Burton Wanderers v Woolwich Arsenal L 4-1 League Division Two
21 Dec 1895 Burton Swifts v Woolwich Arsenal L 3-2 League Division Two
23 Dec 1895 Crewe Alexandra v Woolwich Arsenal W 0-1 League Division Two
25 Dec 1895 Woolwich Arsenal v Burslem Port Vale W 2-1 League Division Two
04 Jan 1896 Woolwich Arsenal v Loughborough W 5-0 League Division Two
11 Jan 1896 Liverpool v Woolwich Arsenal L 3-0 League Division Two
18 Jan 1896 Newcastle United v Woolwich Arsenal L 3-1 League Division Two
25 Jan 1896 Leicester Fosse v Woolwich Arsenal L 1-0 League Division Two
07 Mar 1896 Woolwich Arsenal v Notts County W 2-0 League Division Two
14 Mar 1896 Darwen v Woolwich Arsenal D 1-1 League Division Two
21 Mar 1896 Woolwich Arsenal v Crewe Alexandra W 7-0 League Division Two
04 Apr 1896 Grimsby Town v Woolwich Arsenal D 1-1 League Division Two
06 Apr 1896 Woolwich Arsenal v Newcastle United W 2-1 League Division Two
18 Apr 1896 Woolwich Arsenal v Darwen L 1-3 League Division Two
05 Sep 1896 Manchester City v Woolwich Arsenal D 1-1 League Division Two
12 Sep 1896 Woolwich Arsenal v Walsall D 1-1 League Division Two
14 Sep 1896 Burton Wanderers v Woolwich Arsenal W 0-3 League Division Two
19 Sep 1896 Woolwich Arsenal v Loughborough W 2-0 League Division Two
26 Sep 1896 Woolwich Arsenal v Notts County L 2-3 League Division Two
12 Oct 1896 Woolwich Arsenal v Burton Wanderers W 3-0 League Division Two
17 Oct 1896 Walsall v Woolwich Arsenal L 5-3 League Division Two
14 Nov 1896 Small Heath v Woolwich Arsenal L 5-2 League Division Two


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.