Originally posted on Fox Soccer  |  Last updated 9/7/13
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain says there is a belief within the Arsenal squad that they can challenge for the Premier League title. The Gunners last landed the top flight crown in 2003/04, with a decade having passed since the 'Invincibles' swept aside all before them. It has been a period of transition for the club since then, with a move to Emirates Stadium coinciding with a switch in focus to the development of young talent and a reluctance to spend big in the transfer market. Arsene Wenger's side have, however, offered a positive response to an opening day setback at the start of the current campaign to claim back-to-back successes in the league and lure Germany international Mesut Ozil to north London from Real Madrid. Oxlade-Chamberlain says the club never doubted that they could be among the frontrunners in 2013/14 and is convinced that they will be there or thereabouts when the silverware is handed out. He told The Daily Telegraph: "We've been contenders ever since I came to ...
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