Arsenal fans are enduring that Monday feeling more than most in the Football Transfer Tavern today, having witnessed their side slump to a second consecutive Premier League defeat, this time at the hands of bitter rivals Manchester United.
Saturday’s 2-1 defeat at the Emirates Stadium could have been looking like a comfortable Arsenal victory by half time but a combination of missed chances, a controversial own goal and poor defending meant the Gunners slipped even further behind Chelsea in the title race and gave a direct rival for a top four finish a first away win of the season.
The result has seen the pressure continue to rise on Arsene Wenger who despite spending big money in the summer in the hope of building a side capable of a sustained title challenge, now sees his side 15 points behind league leaders Chelsea.
Out of the Capital One Cup and facing the prospect of a last 16 tie against one of Europe’s big boys in the Champions League, many Arsenal fans have had enough with their manager and are looking at Dortmund boss Jurgen Klopp as a possible candidate to replace him.
Here, we have identified five reasons why the German boss should replace Arsene Wenger at the Emirates.