Resurgent Arsenal take aim at City

Updated: December 16, 2011, 2:29 PM ET
By David Hirshey | Special to ESPN.com

If, by some chance, you had sidled up to my prostrate body at my local pub on Aug. 29, the darkest day in Arsenal history, and said that by Christmas, the Gunners would be playing Manchester City in a meaningful game, I would have thought that you were either drunk on fermented gasoline fumes or referring to Andrei Arshavin's Retirement Testimonial match.

Lest you forget -- and believe me, I have tried everything short of drinking domestic beer to wipe the stain of it from ...

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