No sport fanatic’s London itinerary is complete without watching a match at Arsenal FC. Arsenal is London’s most successful football club having been crowned on 13 occasions as Champions of England. Arsenal Football Club is based in north London and the club is famously known as The Gunners, The Arsenal and Arsenal. The team plays in the top flight of the English Premier League and a premix league match at the colossal Emirates Stadium is one attraction all football lovers cannot miss.
More often than not, the Arsenal Football Club finishes at the top five slots of the premier league that decides the Champions of England. They also qualify most the time for the Champions League which decides the Champions of Europe. In addition to all these leagues, Arsenal also plays the FA Cup and the League Cup, two of English Football’s major knock-out competitions. The Arsenal club was founded in 1886 in Woolwich, south London. They relocated north to Arsenal Stadium in Highbury in 1913 and in 2006 they moved to their current location, the Emirates Stadium, close to Ashburton Grove in Holloway.
Tickets to Arsenal’s matches aren’t easy to come by, but it’s still worth the visit to the Arsenal Football Club and the Emirates Stadium, both remarkable sports grounds. You can also visit the Arsenal Museum and enjoy an Arsenal Stadium Tour that gives you excellent insight to the club’s amazing history and the fascinating present of this brilliant football club that plays some of the most absorbing football in the world.
Emirates Stadium, Drayton Park, London, N5