Yesterday Theo Walcott turned 31 (time flies) and he's just one of the players to have excelled in London Derby clashes throughout the years during his time at Arsenal.
His ex-teammate at Highbury and then Emirates Stadium, Thierry Henry, is at the top of this particular tree.
How many of these names do you remember?
🕰 Top 15 scorers in EPL London derbies
- 🇫🇷 T. Henry (Arsenal): 43
- 🏴 T. Sheringham (Spurs, West Ham): 32
- 🏴 F. Lampard (West Ham, Chelsea): 32
- 🏴 H. Kane (Spurs): 29
- 🏴 I. Wright (Arsenal, West Ham): 28
- 🏴 J. Defoe (West Ham, Spurs): 28
- 🇳🇱 R. van Persie (Arsenal): 25
- 🇨🇮 D. Drogba (Chelsea): 23
- 🇳🇱 J. Hasselbaink (Chelsea, Charlton): 22
- 🇫🇷 O. Giroud (Arsenal, Chelsea): 19
- 🇹🇬 E. Adebayor (Arsenal, Spurs, Palace): 19
- 🏴 T. Walcott (Arsenal): 17
- 🇧🇬 D. Berbatov (Spurs, Fulham): 17
- 🇫🇷 R. Pires (Arsenal): 16
- 🇧🇪 E. Hazard (Chelsea): 16
That's a pretty esteemed list of great Premier League goal-scorers, past and present, with Spurs talisman Harry Kane looking to eclipse Frank Lampard's number of 32 and get closer to Thierry Henry, one of the greatest players the Premier League has ever seen.