Dear Member, here is your August 2018 newsletter.

Member of the Month
Our August member of the month winner will be announced at the West Ham game on the 25 August 2018. Those nominated for the prize will be emailed directly by our club secretary. The prize up for grabs is a R50 bar tab, 1 x R75 Pirates meal voucher and 1 x set of wine glasses. Only valid for paid up members.

Birthday club event
Paid up members who celebrates a birthday in June, July or August will receive an invitation to come and celebrate their birthday with fellow Gooners. You will receive a free pizza and an Arsenal birthday card and get to celebrate your special day with fellow gooners.

  • Date  = Saturday 25 August 2018
  • Time  = 4pm
  • Arsenal v West Ham
  • Bounce pub, 155 Main Road, Plumstead

You will receive a personnel invite to attend from our club secretary so come and collect your free gift!

Meet a Gooner
Every month we will feature an Arsenal supporter in our "Meet a Gooner" section on our Facebook page. First up in August is Grant Del La Cruz. Please see our Facebook page for this interesting article as well as the September and October featured members.

Social responsibility
Our Somerset West has raised R1, 640.00 in a potjie competition hosted by them in April 2018. Proceeds will go to Miracle Kidz. Thanks to branch head Rick Gericke for arranging this wonderful event.

The club continues to provide supper to Miracle Kidz with the support of Pick n Pay Constantia.

Membership is open as from 1 July 2018. Here are some key information for you.

  • Membership fee is R250 per person for the season but sign up before October and only pay R200!!
  • Pensioners receive 50% off membership fee (50% off early bird fee as well)
  • Students under 23 years of age receive 50% off membership fee (50% off early bird fee as well)
  • Sign your family up for just R300 per season (maximum of 4 persons)
  • Membership closes at 31 December
  • New professional personalised Arsenal membership card!
  • Bring a new member that signs up for membership and receive a free drink for every new signed up member!
  • Drinks discount and rewards for our paid up members

Upcoming Events
Jack Black Brewery tour
We will be doing another brewery tour, this time at the lovely Jack Black Brewery in Diep River.

  • Saturday, 18th August 2018
  • We will meet at the Jack Black Brewery at 1pm
  • Address of the Brewery is  = 10 Brigid Rd, Diep River, Cape Town
  • We will meet for lunch, drinks and some fun prizes up for grabs for those in attendance
  • We will leave for Bounce at about 4pm for the Arsenal v Chelsea game, which kicks off at 6:30pm

Student day
Calling all students! We will be hosting a student day at the pub, where all students that are Arsenal supporters will be invited to join us for a fun day watching the Arsenal! We will create an event including full details on our Facebook page so please share and invite as many other gooners. 

  • Saturday, 29th September 2018
  • Event to start at 1pm
  • Bounce pub, 155 Main Road, Plumstead
  • Beer pong competition before the game (free entry)
  • Free gaming (FIFA 2018)
  • Lucky draw/spot prizes
  • Arsenal v Watford at 4PM

Notice board

  • Member of the month process has changed. Members will now be nominated by the committee. You will be personally invited to attend the event. Note, only those present at Bounce on the selected matchday will qualify for the prize. More prizes and more chances to win!
  • Birthday club. We celebrating our birthday's in style this season. Every month those celebrating their birthdays will be invited to join us on a matchday at Bounce. You will receive a free pizza and Arsenal birthday card and get to celebrate your special day with fellow gooners. Paid up members only.
  • The next FIFA tournament will take place on Saturday, November 3 at 1pm. Please stay tuned to our Facebook page for more information.
  • We will be contacting our members to update our member database, such as your suburb, date of birth and preferred cell number and email address.
  • Club newsletters will be sent out only every quarter from this season.
  • Did you know that you can book a table at the pub for matchdays? Send us an email and we will make the necessary arrangements for you. Cut-off is the day before the date of the actual game.
  • Matchday ticket requests are for paid up members only and the club requires 6 weeks' notice of this request.

Arsenal Northern Suburbs

The club has made a decision to revoke the Northern Suburbs branch official status due to transgressions of its clubs policies.  The clubs is responsible for the protection of the reputation of Arsenal FC and considers any transgression a very serious matter. We apologise to any members potentially affected by this and ask that you seek advice from the club should need any more information by sending an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Note, we still have the Atlantis and Somerset West branches that are more than willing to host you.

Confirmed kick off times - upcoming fixtures

  • Arsenal v Man City, August 12Sunday at 5pm
  • Arsenal v Chelsea, August 18Saturday at 6:30pm
  • Arsenal v West Ham, August 25Saturday at 4pm
  • Arsenal v Cardiff, September 2Sunday at 2:30pm
  • Arsenal v Newcastle, September 15Saturday at 4pm
  • Arsenal v Everton, September 23Sunday at 5pm
  • Arsenal v Watford, September 29Saturday at 4pm
  • Arsenal v Fulham, Sunday 7, October kick off at 1PM
  • Arsenal v Leicester city, Monday 22, October kick off at 9pm
  • Arsenal v Crystal Palace, Sunday 28, October kick off at 2:30pm
  • Arsenal v Liverpool, Saturday 3, November kick off at 7:30pm
  • Arsenal v Wolves kick off TBC
  • Arsenal v Bournemouth, Sunday 25, November kick off at 3:30pm

Arsenal Cape Town supporters club banking details:

  • Banking institution: Standard Bank
  • Account type: Savings
  • Account number: 076008371
  • Branch code: 025309

Club Contact details

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  • www.arsenalcapetown.com
  • Facebook/ArsenalCapeTown
  • Twitter/ArsenalCapeTown

Branch contact details

The Arsenal Cape Town team