ARSENAL    1978/79
      UEFA Cup
     
   

Arsenal qualified for the UEFA Cup by League position having finished fifth in the First Division in 1977/78.   

   
1st Round 
1st Leg Wed Sep 13 Lokomotiv Leipzig (East Germany) Home Won 3-0
2nd Leg Wed Sep 27 Lokomotiv Leipzig Away Won 4-1
Won 7-1 on aggregate.
2nd Round 
1st Leg Wed Oct 18 Hajduk Split (Yugoslavia) Away Lost 1-2
2nd Leg Wed Nov 1 Hajduk Split Home Won 1-0
Won on away goals after finishing 2-2 on aggregate.
3rd Round 
1st Leg Wed Nov 22 Red Star Belgrade (Yugoslavia) Away Lost 0-1
2nd Leg Wed Dec  6 Red Star Belgrade Home Drew 1-1
Lost 1-2 on aggregate.