Arsenal have been woeful this season, in all competitions, and it doesn’t look like things will improve anytime soon. Here are 10 stats this season which shame Arsenal.
Against Nottingham Forest, Arsenal lost an FA Cup third-round tie for the first time since 1996, when they went out to Sheffield United
The defeat against Brighton was Arsenal’s first in 35 Premier League games against a newly promoted side, since losing 2-1 at QPR in March 2012
Arsenal haven’t kept a clean sheet in their last 11 Premier League games, their joint-longest run in the competition.
Against Manchester City, Arsenal conceded three goals in the first half of a home league game for the first time since March 1989 against Nottingham Forest.
The Gunners have just 13 points from their 15 away Premier League games this season – their worst return in the top flight since 1989-90.
Arsenal have lost four games in a row in all competitions for the first time since October 2002.
Carlos Carvalhal is just the fifth manager to win his first two matches against Arsene Wenger’s Arsenal in all competitions (also Alex Ferguson, Luis Enrique, John Gregory and Roy Evans).
Manchester City’s 3-0 win over Arsenal in the League Cup Final was the Gunners’ biggest ever loss in a cup final.
The Gunners are the first side to lose in three successive appearances in the League Cup final (2007, 2011 and 2018).
Arsenal have already lost more games this season (10) than during the whole of the previous campaign (9).
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