- Former Arsenal chairman Hill-Wood (82) died
Former Arsenal chairman Hill-Wood (82) died
December 28, 2018 10:55
Last update: 27 minutes ago
Update: 27 minutes ago
Former Arsenal chairman Peter Hill-Wood is at the age of 82 died. The Englishman led the club between 1982 and 2013, and celebrated great successes.
Hill-Wood made since 1962, part of the Arsenal board and promoted twenty years later, as chairman. Under his reign the club won among the more five league titles, eight times, the FA Cup and once in the Europe Cup II, the predecessor of the Europa League.
In 1996, it was Hill-Wood is responsible for the appointment of coach Arsène Wenger, who after last season after 22 years left. With the Frenchman at the helm was Arsenal in 2004 in an impressive manner – the team remained undefeated for the last champion.