Ashley Cole called Manchester City could end the season without invincibility. But, that does not mean City is more powerful than Arsenal in the 2003/2004 season.
City are performing superbly this season following an unbeaten record across the competition. The Citizens topped the Premier League standings until the 14th week with a five-point advantage over Manchester City.
Meanwhile in the Champions League, City have not beaten in the group phase and have advanced to the round of 16 large. This season City has even made a total of 57 goals with Raheem Sterling as top scorer thanks to his 12 goals.
In his second season, Pep Guardiola was like it had found a sure grip for City and whoever played did not seem to affect their performance.
Reasonable when the season will enter the month of December, City began to be called the strongest candidate this season champion. Even some parties assess the City could finish the season without invincibility, as well as Arsenal in the 2003/2004 season.
The team at that time contained Sol Campbell, Kolo Toure, Ashley Cole, Lauren, Patrick Vieira, Gilberto Silva, Fredrik Ljunberg, Sylvain Wiltord, Robert Pires and Thierry Henry, unable to subvert their opponents before reigning as champions.
“I’m not sure whether the two teams are the same, but so far they have not lost so you can compare them first, they click and understand each other, but it’s hard not to be unbeaten for 38 weeks,” Cole told Soccernet.
“Can they do it? Who knows but so far they look okay,” he continued.
Well, Cole who moved to Chelsea in 2006, was asked about which of the more powerful between Arsenal then with Pep’s current City. What is the answer?
“I’m unusual I think the Invicibles team will win,” Cole lid that now strengthens the LA Galaxy.