There are certain to be a large number of pessimists among Arsenal’s support, even with the club two games away from lifting the FA Cup and currently inside the top four. Arsenal are never too far away from total disaster.
The feeling coming from within the club is that Arsene Wenger will decide upon his future based on the outcome of this season, though even if he fails to land a trophy and finish in the top four, it would be difficult to see him walking away from the club.
Arsenal’s hierarchy have reduced his new contract from three years to two, and regardless of what happens, will do all they can to keep the Frenchman.
But Wenger will have a lot to do to win over supporters this summer. It will start with a big splash in the market and the real strengthening of a squad that has failed to reach its potential due to weaknesses throughout.
These are six summer signings who would restore the fans’ faith in the manager.