5 Bold Moves That Would Put Arsenal Back on Track

Michael CummingsWorld Football Lead WriterMarch 5, 2013

As the season reaches its climax, Arsenal are in unfamiliar territory.

Adrift in fifth place in the English Premier League, the Gunners are in jeopardy of missing out on a top-four finish—and UEFA Champions League qualification—for the first time in more than a decade.

Already eliminated from the FA Cup, Arsenal have little hope of defeating Bayern Munich in the Champions League Round of 16 after losing the first leg 3-1 at home.

Long-time manager Arsene Wenger is under pressure, and a mysterious big-money bid for control of the club is reportedly in the works. With so much negativity and uncertainty surrounding the club, Arsenal need a plan to get back on track.

In this video, B/R World Football Lead Writer Michael Cummings discusses five moves Arsenal could make to turn around their fortunes, from big signings to a new captain already in the ranks.

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