Today's Top Words:
arsenal premier highlights transfer match watch p vs against carabao follow united west two news
Ian Wright: The South London Smile That Lit Up English Football

Below is a summary of the full article. Click here for the full version or go back to Arsenal Live

It's impossible not to love Ian Wright.

His debut season at Highbury saw Wright finish as the league's top scorer on 29 goals.

When Le Professeur came to north London, Wright was in the latter stages of his career, touching 33.

From a point where a career in football appeared an unachievable dream, this young striker who'd grown up in the rough south London council estates was tasked with leading the line under George Graham.

For someone who only turned professional three months shy of his 22nd birthday, to go on and achieve what he did in his career, score the number of goals he did and surpass all expectations is a timeline worth revisiting.

An FA Cup final victory was the icing on the cake.

Struggling for form in the league, Arsenal would record their worst league finish of the Premier League era in 1994/95.
Click to visit arsenalworld | Click to return to Arsenal Live
Share Arsenal Live

Dont Buy The Sun

rss icon

Arsenal News - Chelsea News - Everton News - Liverpool FC News - Man City News - Manchester United News - Newcastle News - Spurs News - West Ham News - Celtic News - Rangers News - BeIN Sports Schedule - Internet Commentator Database - Shortwave Radio Schedules - < - Contact

©2018 Arsenal Live.

Valid XHTML 1.0 StrictDont Buy The Sun [Valid RSS]