Arsenal could have the best start to the 2013/14 season - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
When looking at Arsenal’s opening fixture list, many feel the Gunners could start the season very strongly.
Aston Villa (home), Fulham (away), Tottenham (home), Sunderland (away), Stoke (home), Swansea (away), West Brom (away), Norwich (home), Crystal Palace (away).
Tottenham are the most notable side out of the nine fixtures which pose the most threat to the Gunners, but being early into the new season could work in Arsenal’s favour as Spurs have a number of new recruits which will take time to settle in the side.
As expected, Arsenal are big favourites to win their opening game against Aston Villa. Manager Arsene Wenger will be hoping his side can release the pressure off his shoulders following a summer to forget after missing out on a number of transfer targets.
Some people view the Gunners as dark horses for the title, but they will certainly need to make the most of the seemingly fav...