Arsenal travel to Ludogorets this evening looking for a third straight win in the Champions League, a result which could see them qualify for the knock-out stages.
The Gunners have already swept aside their Bulgarian opponents in this season’s competition, beating them 6-0 at the Emirates last month, and know a win could see them through to the last 16 if Basel fail to beat Paris Saint-Germain in the other Group A fixture.
Arsene Wenger’s side are one of the form teams in Europe so far this season, and are unbeaten in their last 14 games in all competitions dating back to their 4-3 defeat to Liverpool on the opening weekend of the season.
They have won seven of the opening ten Premier League matches, and find themselves second in the table behind Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City, albeit only on goal difference.
Arsenal’s excellent start to the season, which has also seen them reach the quarter-finals of the League Cup, has got many fans thinking about both a title challenge and a shot at the Champions League.
Thus, here are THREE reasons why Wenger’s men can go all the way and win Europe’s elite competition…