It wasn't the start to the 2012-13 English Premier League season that Arsenal fans might have wanted—winning only one of their first three games and failing to score in two of those matches.
However, with a 2-0 victory over Liverpool at Anfield their most recent result, there's a real sense that the Gunners are finding their groove and are going to be genuine contenders in the Premier League this year.
Players have been impressive across the pitch for the North Londoners; some we expected to shine, whilst others have been a pleasant surprise.
Let's take a look at the top five players for the Gunners so far this season.
All statistics courtesy of WhoScored.com