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Tuesday, August 09, 2022

Ooh, oh… those Storeeeey niiiiiiights! @Arsenal #OliviaNewtonJohn

ONJ was truly everywhere. 

Olivia Newton-John attended Arsenal hard-man Peter Storey’s testimonial game at Highbury in 1975, and the players’ meal and part of the subsequent two-day lock-in at Storey’s pub, the Jolly Butchers, now the De Beauvoir Arms.

Ooh, oh… those Storeeeey niiiiiiights!

(Source: Paul Donnelley: Arsenal: On this day, Pitch Publishing, 2012)

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