An Arsenal second string team stretched an expensively assembled Manchester City outfit to the limits in the quarter-finals of the Carling Cup. Manchester City won the game with a solitary goal but here is a look at all the positives for Arsenal to take forward.
Don't hit the panic button already. It's easier said than done. Here's a list of all positives that have come so far in this season at Arsenal. They would want to use that into full effect for their crucial trip to Udinese.
Arsenal's young gun - Emmanuel Frimpong missed out on action last season due to a knee ligament injury. He is back this season and looks very sharp ahead of the new season. Guest Author Omar Almasri writes about his chances this season.
As football fans prepare for another exciting season in the English Premier League, TheHardTackle's guest author Shivam Brijesh Singh gives a synopsis of Arsenal's pre-season activities and analyzes the current team setup.