ARSENAL are formally midway by their Premier League marketing campaign having amassed a sensational 50 factors in 19 video games.
The Gunners have dropped simply seven factors for the reason that season kicked off in August.
In consequence, they lead defending champions Man Metropolis by 5 factors with a sport in hand.
Mikel Arteta‘s males have additionally eclipsed the membership’s well-known 2003/04 Invincibles workforce halfway by the time period as Arsene Wenger’s aspect had simply 45 factors after 19 video games.
They went on to elevate the trophy with out dropping any of their 38 matches – albeit whereas drawing 12 occasions.
And this present crop of Arsenal gamers have put themselves in an outstanding place to win the membership their first title in 19 years.
However the place does their great begin rank in Premier League historical past?
Nicely, they might be forward of the Invincibles however they’re nonetheless simply fifth on the all-time record at this stage of the season, in line with Sky Sports activities.
Unsurprisingly, Man Metropolis’s 2017/18 aspect sit prime of the tree.
They’d amassed 55 factors on the halfway level and went on to make historical past by reaching the 100-point mark with a last day victory.
Jurgen Klopp‘s males picked up 55 factors in a exceptional first half of the season, earlier than finally ending on 99.
Then come Chelsea‘s 2005/06 workforce who had been on 52 factors after 19 matches.
Jose Mourinho‘s males marched to a second successive title with a ending factors complete of 91.
And there is only one different workforce which have eclipsed Arsenal’s mid-season complete.
Liverpool’s 2018/19 aspect picked up 51 factors from their opening 19 matches, however did NOT find yourself successful the title.
As an alternative, Man Metropolis edged them out by a single level as they amassed 98 to Liverpool’s 97.
It stays to be seen whether or not Arsenal will undergo the same destiny or if they are going to stride in direction of a primary league crown in almost 20 years.