Arsenal 03/04 – The Invincibles!

The likes of Liverpool, Manchester City and Chelsea have recently accumulated never-seen-before points tallies in the Premier League ranging from 95 to 100 points, respectively. However, none of these teams can say that they went an entire league season unbeaten, but Arsène Wenger’s “Invincibles” can.

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Arteta’s Arsenal and Pep’s City – two near identical systems!

Arsenal & City have the same style – goalkeepers play out from the back, two ball playing CB’s, a marauding left back, an inverted right back, a single pivot, wingers hugging each touchline, players between the lines, a false 9, and an aggressive 4-4-2 counterpress.

MEGA-THREAD!

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How progression should be judged within a rebuild – Mikel Arteta’s Arsenal


This type of linear thinking is why football fans around the world need to change their way of thinking. All a manager can do is control the confines of his own club – if the league around him is also really good & it means they finish 5th as opposed to 4th, that’s okay.

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