Reg Lewis

Date of birth07 March 1920
Place of birthBilston
NationalityEnglish
PositionCentre forward

With Arsenal, 1st Division Champion 1948, FA Cup winner 1950. Reg Lewis holds the record for scoring the most goals for Arsenal in all competitions (392 in 451 games including 143 in 130 War time games). Reg would undoubtedly have been near the top of the all-time Arsenal greats if the war had not intervened. He still made a significant contribution including scoring both goals in defeating Liverpool in the 1950 FA Cup final.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Arsenal 01 Mar 1937

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1937-38 Arsenal League Division One 4
2
1938-39 Arsenal FA Cup 1
1938-39 Arsenal League Division One 15
7
1945-46 Arsenal FA Cup 1
1946-47 Arsenal FA Cup 3
1946-47 Arsenal League Division One 28
29
1947-48 Arsenal FA Cup 1
1947-48 Arsenal League Division One 28
14
1948-49 Arsenal FA Charity Shield 1
2
1948-49 Arsenal FA Cup 1
1948-49 Arsenal League Division One 25
16
1949-50 Arsenal FA Cup 7
5
1949-50 Arsenal League Division One 31
19
1950-51 Arsenal FA Cup 4
4
1950-51 Arsenal League Division One 14
8
1951-52 Arsenal FA Cup 3
4
1951-52 Arsenal League Division One 9
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
01 Jan 1938 Arsenal v Everton W 2-1 League Division One
29 Jan 1938 Sunderland v Arsenal D 1-1 League Division One
05 Feb 1938 Arsenal v Derby County W 3-0 League Division One
16 Apr 1938 Arsenal v Birmingham City D 0-0 League Division One
17 Dec 1938 Arsenal v Stoke City W 4-1 League Division One
24 Dec 1938 Portsmouth v Arsenal D 0-0 League Division One
27 Dec 1938 Charlton Athletic v Arsenal L 1-0 League Division One
31 Dec 1938 Arsenal v Huddersfield Town W 1-0 League Division One
07 Jan 1939 Chelsea v Arsenal L 2-1 FA Cup 3rd round
14 Jan 1939 Everton v Arsenal L 2-0 League Division One
21 Jan 1939 Arsenal v Charlton Athletic W 2-0 League Division One
28 Jan 1939 Aston Villa v Arsenal W 1-3 League Division One
01 Feb 1939 Arsenal v Wolverhampton Wanderers D 0-0 League Division One
04 Feb 1939 Arsenal v Sunderland W 2-0 League Division One
18 Feb 1939 Arsenal v Chelsea W 1-0 League Division One
21 Feb 1939 Grimsby Town v Arsenal L 2-1 League Division One
25 Feb 1939 Preston North End v Arsenal L 2-1 League Division One
10 Apr 1939 Arsenal v Blackpool W 2-1 League Division One
15 Apr 1939 Arsenal v Manchester United W 2-1 League Division One
22 Apr 1939 Stoke City v Arsenal L 1-0 League Division One
05 Jan 1946 West Ham United v Arsenal L 6-0 FA Cup 3rd round 1st leg
31 Aug 1946 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Arsenal L 6-1 League Division One
04 Sep 1946 Arsenal v Blackburn Rovers L 1-3 League Division One
07 Sep 1946 Arsenal v Sunderland D 2-2 League Division One
11 Sep 1946 Everton v Arsenal L 3-2 League Division One
14 Sep 1946 Aston Villa v Arsenal W 0-2 League Division One
17 Sep 1946 Blackburn Rovers v Arsenal W 1-2 League Division One
28 Sep 1946 Manchester United v Arsenal L 5-2 League Division One
12 Oct 1946 Arsenal v Brentford D 2-2 League Division One
19 Oct 1946 Arsenal v Stoke City W 1-0 League Division One
26 Oct 1946 Chelsea v Arsenal L 2-1 League Division One
02 Nov 1946 Arsenal v Sheffield United L 2-3 League Division One
09 Nov 1946 Preston North End v Arsenal L 2-0 League Division One
16 Nov 1946 Arsenal v Leeds United W 4-2 League Division One
23 Nov 1946 Liverpool v Arsenal L 4-2 League Division One
30 Nov 1946 Arsenal v Bolton Wanderers D 2-2 League Division One
04 Jan 1947 Sunderland v Arsenal W 1-4 League Division One
11 Jan 1947 Chelsea v Arsenal D 1-1 FA Cup 3rd round
15 Jan 1947 Arsenal v Chelsea D 1-1 FA Cup 3rd round replay
18 Jan 1947 Arsenal v Aston Villa L 0-2 League Division One
20 Jan 1947 Arsenal v Chelsea L 0-2 FA Cup 3rd round 2nd replay
15 Mar 1947 Arsenal v Preston North End W 4-1 League Division One
22 Mar 1947 Leeds United v Arsenal D 1-1 League Division One
04 Apr 1947 Arsenal v Huddersfield Town L 1-2 League Division One
05 Apr 1947 Bolton Wanderers v Arsenal W 1-3 League Division One
07 Apr 1947 Huddersfield Town v Arsenal D 0-0 League Division One
12 Apr 1947 Arsenal v Middlesbrough W 4-0 League Division One
26 Apr 1947 Arsenal v Grimsby Town W 5-3 League Division One
10 May 1947 Derby County v Arsenal W 0-1 League Division One
24 May 1947 Arsenal v Liverpool L 1-2 League Division One
31 May 1947 Arsenal v Everton W 2-1 League Division One
07 Jun 1947 Sheffield United v Arsenal L 2-1 League Division One
23 Aug 1947 Arsenal v Sunderland W 3-1 League Division One
27 Aug 1947 Charlton Athletic v Arsenal W 2-4 League Division One
30 Aug 1947 Sheffield United v Arsenal W 1-2 League Division One
03 Sep 1947 Arsenal v Charlton Athletic W 6-0 League Division One
06 Sep 1947 Arsenal v Manchester United W 2-1 League Division One
10 Sep 1947 Arsenal v Bolton Wanderers W 2-0 League Division One
27 Sep 1947 Burnley v Arsenal W 0-1 League Division One
04 Oct 1947 Arsenal v Portsmouth D 0-0 League Division One
18 Oct 1947 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Arsenal D 1-1 League Division One
25 Oct 1947 Arsenal v Everton D 1-1 League Division One
01 Nov 1947 Chelsea v Arsenal D 0-0 League Division One
08 Nov 1947 Arsenal v Blackpool W 2-1 League Division One
15 Nov 1947 Blackburn Rovers v Arsenal W 0-1 League Division One
22 Nov 1947 Arsenal v Huddersfield Town W 2-0 League Division One
29 Nov 1947 Derby County v Arsenal L 1-0 League Division One
06 Dec 1947 Arsenal v Manchester City D 1-1 League Division One
25 Dec 1947 Liverpool v Arsenal W 1-3 League Division One
27 Dec 1947 Arsenal v Liverpool L 1-2 League Division One
01 Jan 1948 Bolton Wanderers v Arsenal W 0-1 League Division One
03 Jan 1948 Arsenal v Sheffield United W 3-2 League Division One
10 Jan 1948 Arsenal v Bradford Park Avenue L 0-1 FA Cup 3rd round
17 Jan 1948 Manchester United v Arsenal D 1-1 League Division One
31 Jan 1948 Arsenal v Preston North End W 3-0 League Division One
07 Feb 1948 Stoke City v Arsenal D 0-0 League Division One
28 Feb 1948 Aston Villa v Arsenal L 4-2 League Division One
13 Mar 1948 Everton v Arsenal W 0-2 League Division One
27 Mar 1948 Blackpool v Arsenal L 3-0 League Division One
10 Apr 1948 Huddersfield Town v Arsenal D 1-1 League Division One
24 Apr 1948 Manchester City v Arsenal D 0-0 League Division One
15 Sep 1948 Liverpool v Arsenal W 0-1 League Division One
18 Sep 1948 Sunderland v Arsenal D 1-1 League Division One
25 Sep 1948 Arsenal v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 3-1 League Division One
02 Oct 1948 Bolton Wanderers v Arsenal L 1-0 League Division One
06 Oct 1948 Arsenal v Manchester United W 4-3 FA Charity Shield
09 Oct 1948 Arsenal v Burnley W 3-1 League Division One
06 Nov 1948 Arsenal v Birmingham City W 2-0 League Division One
13 Nov 1948 Middlesbrough v Arsenal W 0-1 League Division One
20 Nov 1948 Arsenal v Newcastle United L 0-1 League Division One
27 Nov 1948 Portsmouth v Arsenal L 4-1 League Division One
11 Dec 1948 Charlton Athletic v Arsenal L 4-3 League Division One
18 Dec 1948 Arsenal v Huddersfield Town W 3-0 League Division One
25 Dec 1948 Arsenal v Derby County D 3-3 League Division One
27 Dec 1948 Derby County v Arsenal L 2-1 League Division One
01 Jan 1949 Manchester United v Arsenal L 2-0 League Division One
29 Jan 1949 Derby County v Arsenal L 1-0 FA Cup 4th round
05 Feb 1949 Arsenal v Sunderland W 5-0 League Division One
19 Feb 1949 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Arsenal W 1-3 League Division One
26 Feb 1949 Arsenal v Bolton Wanderers W 5-0 League Division One
05 Mar 1949 Burnley v Arsenal D 1-1 League Division One
12 Mar 1949 Arsenal v Preston North End D 0-0 League Division One
19 Mar 1949 Newcastle United v Arsenal L 3-2 League Division One
02 Apr 1949 Birmingham City v Arsenal D 1-1 League Division One
09 Apr 1949 Arsenal v Middlesbrough D 1-1 League Division One
15 Apr 1949 Blackpool v Arsenal D 1-1 League Division One
18 Apr 1949 Arsenal v Blackpool W 2-0 League Division One
23 Apr 1949 Arsenal v Chelsea L 1-2 League Division One
07 Sep 1949 West Bromwich Albion v Arsenal W 1-2 League Division One
10 Sep 1949 Huddersfield Town v Arsenal D 2-2 League Division One
14 Sep 1949 Arsenal v West Bromwich Albion W 4-1 League Division One
17 Sep 1949 Bolton Wanderers v Arsenal D 2-2 League Division One
24 Sep 1949 Arsenal v Birmingham City W 4-2 League Division One
01 Oct 1949 Derby County v Arsenal W 1-2 League Division One
08 Oct 1949 Arsenal v Everton W 5-2 League Division One
15 Oct 1949 Middlesbrough v Arsenal D 1-1 League Division One
22 Oct 1949 Arsenal v Blackpool W 1-0 League Division One
29 Oct 1949 Newcastle United v Arsenal W 0-3 League Division One
05 Nov 1949 Arsenal v Fulham W 2-1 League Division One
12 Nov 1949 Manchester City v Arsenal W 0-2 League Division One
19 Nov 1949 Arsenal v Charlton Athletic L 2-3 League Division One
26 Nov 1949 Aston Villa v Arsenal D 1-1 League Division One
03 Dec 1949 Arsenal v Wolverhampton Wanderers D 1-1 League Division One
10 Dec 1949 Portsmouth v Arsenal L 2-1 League Division One
17 Dec 1949 Burnley v Arsenal D 0-0 League Division One
24 Dec 1949 Arsenal v Sunderland W 5-0 League Division One
26 Dec 1949 Manchester United v Arsenal L 2-0 League Division One
27 Dec 1949 Arsenal v Manchester United D 0-0 League Division One
07 Jan 1950 Arsenal v Sheffield Wednesday W 1-0 FA Cup 3rd round
14 Jan 1950 Arsenal v Huddersfield Town W 1-0 League Division One
21 Jan 1950 Arsenal v Bolton Wanderers D 1-1 League Division One
28 Jan 1950 Arsenal v Swansea Town W 2-1 FA Cup 4th round
04 Feb 1950 Birmingham City v Arsenal L 2-1 League Division One
11 Feb 1950 Arsenal v Burnley W 2-0 FA Cup 5th round
18 Feb 1950 Arsenal v Derby County W 1-0 League Division One
04 Mar 1950 Arsenal v Leeds United W 1-0 FA Cup Quarter-final
11 Mar 1950 Charlton Athletic v Arsenal D 1-1 League Division One
18 Mar 1950 Arsenal v Chelsea D 2-2 FA Cup Semi-final
22 Mar 1950 Chelsea v Arsenal W 0-1 FA Cup Semi-final replay
01 Apr 1950 Arsenal v Manchester City W 4-1 League Division One
08 Apr 1950 Blackpool v Arsenal L 2-1 League Division One
15 Apr 1950 Arsenal v Newcastle United W 4-2 League Division One
22 Apr 1950 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Arsenal L 3-0 League Division One
29 Apr 1950 Arsenal v Liverpool W 2-0 FA Cup Final
03 May 1950 Arsenal v Portsmouth W 2-0 League Division One
06 May 1950 Stoke City v Arsenal W 2-5 League Division One
26 Dec 1950 Stoke City v Arsenal L 1-0 League Division One
30 Dec 1950 Sheffield Wednesday v Arsenal W 0-2 League Division One
06 Jan 1951 Arsenal v Carlisle United D 0-0 FA Cup 3rd round
11 Jan 1951 Carlisle United v Arsenal W 1-4 FA Cup 3rd round replay
13 Jan 1951 Arsenal v Middlesbrough W 3-1 League Division One
20 Jan 1951 Huddersfield Town v Arsenal D 2-2 League Division One
27 Jan 1951 Arsenal v Northampton Town W 3-2 FA Cup 4th round
03 Feb 1951 Arsenal v Newcastle United D 0-0 League Division One
10 Feb 1951 Manchester United v Arsenal L 1-0 FA Cup 5th round
17 Feb 1951 West Bromwich Albion v Arsenal L 2-0 League Division One
24 Feb 1951 Arsenal v Charlton Athletic L 2-5 League Division One
10 Mar 1951 Arsenal v Aston Villa W 2-1 League Division One
17 Mar 1951 Derby County v Arsenal L 4-2 League Division One
23 Mar 1951 Arsenal v Portsmouth L 0-1 League Division One
31 Mar 1951 Sunderland v Arsenal W 0-2 League Division One
07 Apr 1951 Arsenal v Liverpool L 1-2 League Division One
14 Apr 1951 Fulham v Arsenal L 3-2 League Division One
02 May 1951 Blackpool v Arsenal W 0-1 League Division One
13 Oct 1951 Arsenal v Burnley W 1-0 League Division One
01 Dec 1951 Stoke City v Arsenal L 2-1 League Division One
15 Dec 1951 Huddersfield Town v Arsenal W 2-3 League Division One
22 Dec 1951 Arsenal v Wolverhampton Wanderers D 2-2 League Division One
25 Dec 1951 Arsenal v Portsmouth W 4-1 League Division One
26 Dec 1951 Portsmouth v Arsenal D 1-1 League Division One
02 Feb 1952 Arsenal v Barnsley W 4-0 FA Cup 4th round
09 Feb 1952 Tottenham Hotspur v Arsenal W 1-2 League Division One
16 Feb 1952 Arsenal v Preston North End D 3-3 League Division One
23 Feb 1952 Leyton Orient v Arsenal W 0-3 FA Cup 5th round
05 Apr 1952 Arsenal v Chelsea D 1-1 FA Cup Semi-final
26 Apr 1952 Manchester United v Arsenal L 6-1 League Division One


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

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1945-46 England Bolton Disaster 1
1949-50 England A v B 1
2
1949-50 England B International 1


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

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
24 Apr 1946 England v Scotland D 2-2 Bolton Disaster
11 May 1950 Italy v England L 5-0 B INTER
21 May 1950 Luxembourg v England W 1-2 A v B


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