Arsenal continued their impressive start to the season with a 4-0 win at AFC Bournemouth yesterday. The Gunners are now third in the Premier League table and one point behind leaders Manchester City.
Pep Guardiola's men suffered their first loss of the campaign at Wolves, putting further emphasis on next weekend's meeting between the two sides. Tottenham's controversial 2-1 win over Liverpool means the two north London teams are the two unbeaten outfits in the Premier League.
Focus now turns to Champions League before the Gunners welcome City to the Emirates Stadium. Arsenal travel to RC Lens on Wednesday evening looking to make it two wins in two.
With that being said, football.london takes a look at the next five fixtures for Arteta’s men and their title rivals.
Manchester City (H) — Sunday, October 8
The biggest game of Arsenal's Premier League season so far comes next when they welcomeManchester City to Emirates Stadium. The Gunners were beaten home and away by Pep Guardiola's team on their route to winning the Premier League title, however they will come into next week's clash on the back of their first defeat of the season after losing at Wolves.
Chelsea (A) — Saturday, October 21
A London Derby is Arsenal's first fixture following the October international break as they visit Stamford Bridge to take on Chelsea. Last season Mikel Arteta's side did the double over the Blues and Mauricio Pochettino's men have struggled to get going this season. On Monday evening, Chelsea have another London Derby as they head to Craven Cottage to face Fulham.
Sheffield United (H) — Saturday, October 28
Arsenal are then back at Emirates Stadium with Sheffield United as the visitors in search of avoiding an immediate drop back down to theRead on football.london