Arsene Wenger gives his verdict on Arsenal’s title credentials this season

first_imgThe Gunners have not tasted Premier League glory since, but Wenger says there is no reason why they can’t end that 14-year drought this season.When asked if they can finish top of the pile, the Frenchman told talkSPORT: “Yes, why not?“When you look at our last season, at home we had a championship run because we won 15 games, with two draws and two defeats, it was away from home where we were not good enough. REVEALED Forbes list reveals how much Mayweather, Ronaldo and Messi earned this decade Former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger believes they can challenge for the Premier League title this season.The Gunners are beginning to look the part under new boss Unai Emery, who took over in the summer after Wenger’s 22-year reign came to an end.During his illustrious Arsenal career, Wenger delivered three league titles, the last of which came in their ‘Invincible’ season of 2003/04. Ronaldo warned Lukaku how hard scoring goals in Serie A would be before Inter move ADVICE MONEY Wenger won the league three times 2 Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury Every time Ally McCoist lost it on air in 2019, including funny XI reactions REVEALED Latest Football News 2 Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? “But overall the quality is there, we got to the League Cup final and got to the Europa League semi-final last season, where we would have won.“They have strengthened the team well, so they have a chance.“But at the moment there are some other teams who look very strong as well.” huge blow no dice RANKED BEST OF Arsenal are looking strong under Emery Son ban confirmed as Tottenham fail with appeal to overturn red card Arsenal’s 11-match winning run came to an end with the 2-2 draw against Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park on Sunday, leaving them fourth in the table and four points off leaders Manchester City.But the fixtures have been kind to them, as Stuart Pearce pointed out on talkSPORT, and they face a serious test against title contenders Liverpool at the Emirates on Saturday.Ex-Gunners midfielder Paul Merson still expects Liverpool to thrash Arsenal, despite their promising run of results.last_img

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