Arsene Wenger bizarrely claims Arsenal are in ‘GOOD FORM’ despite worst Premier League start ever without scoring a single goal… as legendary former Gunners boss says club has ‘potential’
- Arsenal have made the worst start to a Premier League in their history
- Mikel Arteta and transfer chief Edu are about to lose their roles
- The club has struggled since the fans’ Wenger Out campaign forced the big boss out
- Wenger has now claimed that the club are in a good position despite their terrible form
Arsene Wenger once masterminded Arsenal’s unbeaten league season, but despite his former club’s disastrous form, he still believes they are in ‘great form’.
The Invincibles coach oversaw some tough times in N5, but nothing compares to the disaster of Mikel Arteta’s reign. The Gunners finished eighth last season and have neither points nor goals, three games into the new Premier League season.
It’s their worst start to a league campaign in 67 years, but Wenger is still hopeful the North Londoners can recover.
Arsene Wegner still believes Arsenal can pick themselves off the floor after a shocking start
The Gunners have lost three games in a row at the start of the season, not scoring once
‘I’m 71. I gave this club the best years of my life. Right now I’m just a fan,” Wenger told BILD. “Today the club is in good shape.
“They had two tough games (against Chelsea and Manchester City), the team has potential and I hope they can come back.”
Apologies such as the absence of the injured Thomas Partey plus Covid hit Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Ben White have been made, but the performance and attitude on the pitch have revealed a much deeper crisis.
Manchester City crushed the Gunners 5-0 after former captain Granit Xhaka lost his head and was sent off in red and white for the umpteenth time.
Wenger led a golden era at Arsenal, but the club’s mismanagement continued after he left
The North Londoners are rock hard after being beaten by Chelsea, Brentford and Man City
Arteta is set to become the third manager to be replaced since Wenger stepped down, with Unai Emery and Freddie Ljungberg also having a crack.
The North Londoner’s biggest boss was chased out of the Emirates by supporters’ furious Wenger Out campaign, which failed spectacularly.
Wenger secured the club’s lucrative spot in European competitions for more than two decades, but Arsenal failed to qualify for qualification last season and has accelerated their decline since the Frenchman’s departure.
While Mr. Wenger works on his proposals for the World Cup to be held every two years, the once great club is crumbling around Mikel Arteta.
Ainsley Maitland-Niles was desperate to leave the club but his transfer was blocked
Ainsley Maitland-Niles was banned from training after expressing his desperation to escape the club as the transfer deadline approached.
The versatile Hale End Academy product wanted to force a loan out to Everton, which was blocked. Furious, Maitland-Niles wrote on Instagram: “I just want to go where I want.”
Arteta’s side will play for their boss’s job in Saturday’s clash with Norwich in an increasingly toxic Emirates.