Arsenal are now a quarter of the way through their 2013/14 campaign and it’s fair to say they’ve exceeded expectations.
Although Arsenal may have lost their last game at Old Trafford, a broader picture redeems the Gunners. They sit at the top of the Premier League table in a season in which many pundits had predicted they would fall out of the top four.
They are also on course to qualify from an extremely hazardous Champions League group, having secured a landmark victory over Borussia Dortmund in Germany.
Over the next few slides, we examine some of the highlights (and low points) of this first quarter of Arsenal’s 2013/14 season before awarding an overall grade.