Arsenal fans here in the Tavern are down in the dumps, as they drink away the sorrows of an Etihad defeat.
Arsenal have always been a Champions League regular, but in recent times this has rapidly deteriorated as they now enjoy the high life of Thursday night football. At least one positive to take is that they won’t be drawn against Bayern Munich this time round, hey Arsenal fans?
So far in the duration of the Premier League season, they look smack on to replicate the feat, as they look to be the outsider in the race for the top 4. Having played 11 games, they’ve managed only to secure 6th place as they fall 12 points behind leaders Manchester City.
Criticism has been the focal point of this Arsenal side’s season, managing to attract the opinions of many. Many people support the #WengerOUT claims that have begun to surface once again, as fans take to ArsenalTV to share the despair and heartbreak that their team creates. However, one thing they can take from this is the extension of attention for their fan base if this is any consolation, as fellow rivals enjoy feeding off the Gunners frustration.
In a squad that many felt could challenge for trophies, with the acquisition of Alexandre Lacazette. A mixture of Arsene Wenger’s decision making and a lack of motivation in the squad has led to this Arsenal team under performing once again.
So here’s a look at Arsenal players who have been performing under expectation so far this season…