Did you know Arsenal FC was founded in 1886 as Dial Square by members of the Royal Arsenal in Woolwich, London! It was then renamed Royal Arsenal before becoming Woolwich Arsenal in 1893 then finally Arsenal in 1914!
Did you know the Arsenal motto is Victoria Concordia Crescit which means Victory comes from Harmony…
Did you know Arsenal supporters are called ‘Gooners’ which is derived from the team’s nickname ‘The Gunners’!
What Does Arsenal Need to Win the EPL?
After winning the FA Cup, Arsenal have found success in that competition each of the last two seasons. But what would it take for the club to win a Premier League title? With the league moving at such a fast pace now with wingers like Hazard and Di Maria, another center back could help sure up a normally solid defense. A player like Mats Hummels would make the back line for the London club nearly unbreakable. Although all indications seem to turn to the fact that this move seems very unlikely.
The name that seems to be linked to the Gunners everyday in the papers is Southampton midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin. The French defensive midfielder was a dominant force in the middle for Southampton and their success this season. The player was linked to Arsenal last season but with the mass number of players who exited the club, the move seemed very unlikely as Southampton needed to keep hold of some of their stars. Arsenal are so close to making a run for the EPL title with the talent they already have at the club and with a few transfers in, the title “Champions of England” could soon be awarded to Arsenal... [read all about Arsenal!]