posted on Aug, 15 2004 @ 05:11 PM
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger today challenged his team to remain unbeaten for a second successive Premiership season
Wenger's team have not tasted defeat in the Premiership since May 2003 and today he admitted that the challenge to extend that record is one he is
ready to accept.
He said: "We have only played one game, so it is very early, but we will try to do again what we did last season. Last year, we wanted to play good
football, go forward all the time and score goals.
"We won't change this season, but how far can we go? I don't know, so we will have to wait and see. But it was good to see us perform so well without
the likes of Patrick Vieira, Sol Campbell and Edu. Robert Pires was only on the bench as well, but the young players are now ready to be given a
"It was a very good performance, however, and it was a good way to start the season."
[Edited on 15/8/04 by TRD]