Arsenal are looking to end a 12-year wait for the Premier League title this season, and they’ve made a start which suggests that they could go all the way time around.
Arsene Wenger’s side are level on points with leaders Manchester City after seven game unbeaten run in the Premier League, which included an impressive 3-0 victory over Chelsea last month.
This run came after a sluggish first few weeks, in which they lost 4-3 to Liverpool and then drew 0-0 at champions Leicester. Nevertheless, the draw against Middlesbrough on Saturday, albeit a frustrating afternoon for the Gunners, sent them top, only to be dislodged by City the day after.
Wenger’s men have also made a great start to their Champions League campaign. They picked up a valuable point at Paris Saint-Germain in their first game, and have since beaten Basel and Ludogorets to sit level on points with the French champions at the top of Group A.
However, speculation has already been building about who Wenger could look to sign in January to reinforce his squad for the second half of the season, so here are TWO players Arsenal fans can get excited about in January…