Crossing the divide

Arsenal, then Manchester United

Name Pos. Arsenal Manchester United
Scotland David Herd FW 1954–1961 1961–1968
Scotland Ian Ure MF 1963–1969 1969–1971
Scotland George Graham FW 1966–1972 1972–1974
Republic of Ireland Frank Stapleton FW 1971–1981 1981–1987
England Viv Anderson DF 1984−1987 1987−1991
England Matt Wicks DF 1994–1995 1995–1996
Netherlands Robin van Persie FW 2004−2012 2012−

Note: Matthew Wicks never played a senior game for either team

Manchester United, then Arsenal

Name Pos. Manchester United Arsenal
England Jimmy Rimmer GK 1965−1974 1974−1977
England Brian Kidd FW 1967−1974 1974−1976
Scotland Jim Leighton GK 1988–1991 1991
England Matt Wicks DF 1995–1996 1996–1998
France Mikaël Silvestre DF 1999−2008 2008−2010

Results

Premier League

Arsenal vs Manchester United

Date Venue Score Home goalscorers Away goalscorers Attendance
28 November 1992 Arsenal Stadium 0–1 Hughes 27′ 29,739
22 March 1994 Arsenal Stadium 2–2 Pallister 36′ (o.g.), Merson 78′ Sharpe 10′, 53′ 36,203
26 November 1994 Arsenal Stadium 0–0 38,301
4 November 1995 Arsenal Stadium 1–0 Bergkamp 14′ 38,317
19 February 1997 Arsenal Stadium 1–2 Bergkamp 69′ Cole 18′, Solskjær 32′ 38,172
9 November 1997 Arsenal Stadium 3–2 Anelka 7′, Vieira 27′, Platt 83′ Sheringham 33′, 41′ 38,205
20 September 1998 Arsenal Stadium 3–0 Adams 13′, Anelka 44′, Ljungberg84′ 38,142
22 August 1999 Arsenal Stadium 1–2 Ljungberg 41′ Keane 58′, 88′ 38,147
1 October 2000 Arsenal Stadium 1–0 Henry 30′ 38,146
25 November 2001 Arsenal Stadium 3–1 Ljungberg 48′, Henry 80′, 85′ Scholes 14′ 38,174
16 April 2003 Arsenal Stadium 2–2 Henry 50′, 61′ Van Nistelrooy 23′, Giggs 62′ 38,164
28 March 2004 Arsenal Stadium 1–1 Henry 50′ Saha 86′ 38,184
1 February 2005 Arsenal Stadium 2–4 Vieira 8′, Bergkamp 36′ Giggs 18′, Ronaldo 54′, 58′, O’Shea89′ 38,164
3 January 2006 Arsenal Stadium 0–0 38,313
21 January 2007 Emirates Stadium 2–1 Van Persie 83′, Henry 90′ Rooney 53′ 60,128
3 November 2007 Emirates Stadium 2–2 Fábregas 48′, Gallas 90′ Gallas 45′ (o.g.), Ronaldo 82′ 60,161
8 November 2008 Emirates Stadium 2–1 Nasri 22′, 48′ Rafael 90′ 60,106
31 January 2010 Emirates Stadium 1–3 Vermaelen 80′ Nani 33′, Rooney 37′, Park 52′ 60,091
1 May 2011 Emirates Stadium 1–0 Ramsey 56′ 60,107
22 January 2012 Emirates Stadium 1–2 Van Persie 71′ Valencia 45′, Welbeck 81′ 60,093
28 April 2013 Emirates Stadium 1–1 Walcott 2′ Van Persie 44′ 60,112

Manchester United vs Arsenal

Date Venue Score Home goalscorers Away goalscorers Attendance
24 March 1993 Old Trafford 0–0 37,301
19 September 1993 Old Trafford 1–0 Cantona 37′ 44,009
22 March 1995 Old Trafford 3–0 Hughes 27′, Sharpe 32′, Kanchelskis 79′ 43,623
20 March 1996 Old Trafford 1–0 Cantona 66′ 50,028
16 November 1996 Old Trafford 1–0 Winterburn 63′ (o.g.) 55,210
14 March 1998 Old Trafford 0–1 Overmars 79′ 55,174
17 February 1999 Old Trafford 1–1 Cole 60′ Anelka 47′ 55,171
24 January 2000 Old Trafford 1–1 Sheringham 73′ Ljungberg 11′ 58,293
25 February 2001 Old Trafford 6–1 Yorke 3′, 18′, 22′, Keane 26′, Solskjær 38′,Sheringham 90′ Henry 16′ 67,535
8 May 2002 Old Trafford 0–1 Wiltord 56′ 67,580
7 December 2002 Old Trafford 2–0 Verón 22′, Scholes 73′ 67,650
21 September 2003 Old Trafford 0–0 67,639
24 October 2004 Old Trafford 2–0 Van Nistelrooy 73′ (pen.), Rooney 90′ 67,862
9 April 2006 Old Trafford 2–0 Rooney 54′, Park 78′ 70,908
17 September 2006 Old Trafford 0–1 Adebayor 86′ 75,595
13 April 2008 Old Trafford 2–1 Ronaldo 54′ (pen.), Hargreaves 72′ Adebayor 48′ 75,985
16 May 2009 Old Trafford 0–0 75,468
29 August 2009 Old Trafford 2–1 Rooney 59′ (pen.), Diaby 64′ (o.g.) Arshavin 40′ 75,095
13 December 2010 Old Trafford 1–0 Park 41′ 75,227
28 August 2011 Old Trafford 8–2 Welbeck 22′, Young 28′, 90′, Rooney 41′, 64′, 82′ (pen.), Nani 67′, Park 70′ Walcott 45′, Van Persie 74′ 75,448
3 November 2012 Old Trafford 2–1 Van Persie 3′, Evra 67′ Cazorla 90+5′ 75,492

Fixture top scorers in the Premier League

Rank Scorer Club Goals
1 France Thierry Henry Arsenal 8
England Wayne Rooney Manchester United 8
3 Netherlands Robin van Persie Arsenal, Manchester United 5
Sweden Fredrik Ljungberg Arsenal 4
South Korea Park Ji-Sung Manchester United 4
Portugal Cristiano Ronaldo Manchester United 4
England Teddy Sheringham Manchester United 4
8 Netherlands Dennis Bergkamp Arsenal 3
Republic of Ireland Roy Keane Manchester United 3
England Lee Sharpe Manchester United 3
Trinidad and Tobago Dwight Yorke Manchester United 3

Other results since 1996

Date Venue Competition Score Arsenal goalscorers Manchester United goalscorers Attendance
9 August 1998 Wembley Stadium FA Charity Shield 3–0 Overmars 34′, Wreh 57′, Anelka 72′ 67,342
11 April 1999 Villa Park FA Cup 0–0 39,217
14 April 1999 Villa Park FA Cup 1–2 Bergkamp 69′ Beckham 17′, Giggs 110′ 30,223
1 August 1999 Wembley Stadium FA Charity Shield 2–1 Kanu 67′, Parlour 78′ Yorke 36′ 67,342
5 November 2001 Arsenal Stadium Football League Cup 4–0 Wiltord 15′, 31′, 45′, Kanu 66′ 30,693
15 February 2003 Old Trafford FA Cup 2–0 Edu 34′, Wiltord 52′ 67,209
10 August 2003 Millennium Stadium FA Community Shield 1–1* Henry 20′ Silvestre 15′ 59,293
3 April 2004 Villa Park FA Cup 0–1 Scholes 32′ 39,939
8 August 2004 Millennium Stadium FA Community Shield 3–1 Gilberto 50′, Reyes 58′, Silvestre 79′ (o.g.) Smith 55′ 63,317
1 December 2004 Old Trafford Football League Cup 0-1 Bellion 1′ 67,103
21 May 2005 Millennium Stadium FA Cup *0–0 71,876
16 February 2008 Old Trafford FA Cup 0-4 Rooney 16′, Fletcher 20′, 74′, Nani 38′ 75,550
29 April 2009 Old Trafford UEFA Champions League 0–1 O’Shea 16′ 74,733
5 May 2009 Emirates Stadium UEFA Champions League 1–3 Van Persie 76′ (pen.) Park 8′, Ronaldo 11′, 61′ 59,867
12 March 2011 Old Trafford FA Cup 0–2 Fábio 28′, Rooney 49′ 74,693

 

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