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The Best Arsenal Keepers Of All Time  

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List Rules Vote up the top goalkeepers ever to take the pitch for Arsenal.

The best goalkeepers ever to lace up their cleats for Arsenal have been part of a long legacy of tremendous soccer. All the Arsenal stars of past and present have had a hand in crafting the history of their club team.

While recent Arsenal keepers like David Seaman and Jens Lehmann have helped keep Arsenal among the class of the Premier League and the A-list of world soccer, early standouts from the club's roster like Jack Kelsey and Jimmy Ashcroft put Arsenal on the map as a group worth following.

So which of these players from Arsenal’s long history deserves to rank near the top of the list? Who are the best Arsenal keepers of all-time?

David Seaman is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Arsenal Keepers Of All Time
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Arsenal career: 1990-2003

Birthplace: Rotherham, United Kingdom

Nationality: England

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Jack Kelsey is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Arsenal Keepers Of All Time
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Arsenal career: 1949-1962

Birthplace: Llansamlet, Swansea, United Kingdom

Nationality: Wales

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Pat Jennings is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Arsenal Keepers Of All Time
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Arsenal career: 1977-1984

Birthplace: Newry, United Kingdom

Nationality: Northern Ireland

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Bob Wilson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Arsenal Keepers Of All Time
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Arsenal career: 1963-1974

Birthplace: Chesterfield, United Kingdom

Nationality: Scotland, United Kingdom, England

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