The Gunners had ended the previous campaign by winning the FA Cup, beating Manchester City and Chelsea in the process, and then saw off champions Liverpool in the Community Shield. After swatting aside Fulham 3-0 in their opening league fixture, Arsenal were top of the table and looking ahead to the rest of the 2020-21 season with great optimism. FIXTURES | RESULTS | POINTS TABLE Rivals Tottenham, meanwhile, having scraped into the Europa League under Jose Mourinho, lost at home to Everton, seemingly setting the stage for another difficult year. How quickly things change. Heading into this weekend’s derby, it is Spurs riding high as Arsenal languish in the bottom half of the table. Arteta glad Spurs fans can attend north London derby Praise for Arteta has been far less pronounced in recent weeks as his side have won just one of their past six Premier League games. By contrast, Mourinho’s Tottenham are unbeaten in the league since that Everton game, a run that includes two clean sheets and four points taken from recent fixtures against Manchester City and Chelsea. ‘What can we do? We go match after match; we try to win’ It should come as no surprise, given… Read full this story
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