Tag: Michael Thomas

Michael Thomas played for Arsenal Football Club. The former English midfielder joined Arsenal as a youth in 1982 and made his first team debut in 1987 after a loan spell at Portsmouth in 1986. He left Arsenal for Liverpool in 1991. In total, he made 208 appearances and scored 30 goals. Thomas wore the number 4 shirt for Arsenal, though he wore several other numbers as well during his time at the club. He was born on August 24, 1967.

Arsenal at Anfield in 1989: Still my greatest football high ever

When Arsenal won the league at Anfield on 26th May 1989, it was my first high as a football fan and still the greatest.

Arsenal legend says wages were an 'embarrassment'

Arsenal legend, Michael Thomas, earned just £250-a-week at the time he scored the Gunner's dramatic title-winning goal at Anfield in 1989.

Michael Thomas day: Reliving Arsenal’s win over Liverpool in 1989

Today is Michael Thomas day so while Liverpool are playing in the Champions League final, let's take a look back at the day Arsenal beat them to the league title - something they haven't won since.
LIVERPOOL, UNITED KINGDOM - MAY 26: Arsenal goalscorer Michael Thomas celebrates in the dressing room with the Championship trophy lid after his goal sealed a 2-0 victory over rivals Liverpool to win the 1988/89 Football League title at Anfield on May 26, 1989 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Allsport/Getty Images)

Arsenal legend claims Mkhitaryan will thrive under Wenger but club need to address glaring...

Michael Thomas feels that Henrikh Mkhitaryan will be a great bit of business, but has urged the club to sort out the defence.

Arsenal ’89 vs Manchester City ’12 – Which was really the most dramatic?

Arsenal and Manchester City could both claim to have the best title win of all time.

Former Arsenal players and celebrities at "89" film premiere

Jack Wilshere turned up for the world premiere of "89" along with former stars, celebrities and others from around the club.

OTD Iconic Arsenal midfielder & Anfield 89 hero both sign professional contracts

On this day in 1984 David Rocastle, along with Michael Thomas, signed professional contracts with the club.

Top 10 Arsenal goals v Liverpool

I hate the international break. It bores me. I can’t get that excited about international football when it’s basically just a 'bigger' nation comfortably beating a...