ARSENAL FORMER CHAIRMAN PETER HILL-WOOD DIES AT THE AGE OF 82.

ARSENAL FORMER CHAIRMAN PETER HILL-WOOD DIES AT THE AGE OF 82.

He became chairman in 1982 and presided over the appointments of George Graham and Arsene Wenger as managers and they won five league titles, five FA Cups, the League Cup and European Cup Winners’ Cup between them.
He was also instrumental in the successful move from Highbury to Emirates Stadium in 2006.
Ill health forced Hill-Wood to step down from the position in June 2013.
He is survived by his wife Sally and three children Sarah, Julian and Charles.

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