It's been a constant source of frustration among fans in recent years, but do Arsenal still lack character?
It seems a long time ago that people were actually questioning Mesut Ozil's impact at Arsenal.
The midfielder has been in fine form for Arsenal at the beginning of this season.
Arsenal are currently second in the table while Tottenham are fifth.
Arsenal were in fine form at the Emirates last night.
As Thierry Henry takes up his new role under Roberto Martinez for the Belgium national team, a fellow Frenchman has tipped him to manage Arsenal one day.
The Spaniard had a difficult task on his hands.
Today marks the twentieth anniversary of Arsene Wenger's unveiling as Arsenal manager. We take a look at his first Arsenal line-up from 1996.
The Gunners and the Saints have had some memorable match-ups over the years; here is a selection of the best of the lot.
Arsene Wenger eventually spent big money to improve his Gunners squad.
We're not exactly sure what Pires was thinking when he picked this team!
Arsenal will face Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon.
Robert Pires has backed either former teammate Thierry Henry or Real Madrid manager Carlo Ancelotti for the managerial job at Arsenal for when Arsene Wenger eventually leaves.