Arsenal's season was destined to be all about a certain German playmaker from the moment Mesut Özil arrived at the Emirates Stadium.
But the emergence of Serge Gnabry and the improvement of Per Mertesacker have threatened to steal wee Mesut's thunder as Arsenal flew to the top of the table.
So now they are in the title mix, can they stay there?
We ask John Cross his view on the Gunners' chances of silverware, some new recruits and the fixtures ahead.
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