Though it might be difficult to imagine nowadays, it was only recently that Arsenal had a number of extremely loyal, faithful players on their team.
Before and after Arsene Wenger began his ongoing tenure at the club, players would stay for long periods of time and pledge their allegiance to the cannon. It was not uncommon to see a player who had been with the club for several years starting on a weekly basis.
Those years seem a distant memory now, but some of the most loyal and celebrated players in Arsenal's history have retired within the last decade or so.
Let's take a look at some of those who really meant it when they kissed the crest.