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Feb192014

Arsenal win the Fairs Cup against Anderlecht

When Arsenal welcomed Anderlecht to Highbury for the second leg of the European Fairs Cup Final in April 1970, they had a mountain to climb.

After a 3-1 defeat in Belgium, Arsenal had to win by two goals to claim thir first ever European honour. After 17 years with no silverware (and we thought we had it bad!) the Highbury crowd were desperate for the boys to turn it around.

What followed was one of finest nights of European football ever seen at Hghbury...

Video courtesy of A must win game

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