In the wake of a season which left many Arsenal fans bemused, Arsene Wenger would be hoping that 2016/17 season marks the end of his decade long Premier League title drought. However, if we take a look at the Managerial names across the top tier of English football, the task has become all the more difficult for the French Manager.
Here are 5 key fixtures for Arsenal in the 2016/17 Season …
Arsenal Vs Liverpool: 13 August
Talking about making a statement and the Gunners have been handed a chance to do so in the opening week of the Premier League. They will welcome a Liverpool side who – courtesy of no Europe next season, will be totally focused on the Premier League. Thus, while there was no match between both these teams in the Premier League last season, the scenario could well change in the 2016/17 season. And as far as Arsenal are concerned, the Gunners have to make sure that Jurgen Klopp’s men do not derail their confidence this early in the campaign.