Arsenal deserve to be considered serious title contenders, says Arsene Wenger

A draw at home against Everton gave Arsenal a five-point lead in the points table, ahead of Liverpool and Chelsea at the second and third spot respectively.

updated: December 09, 2013 19:12 IST
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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger believes that his side's five-point lead at the top of the Premier League table means that it is impossible to ignore their credentials as title contenders.

British media pundits have predicted that Wenger's men will fail to go the distance this season and the Frenchman himself is usually circumspect about his team's targets.

Sunday's 1-1 draw with Everton at the Emirates Stadium left the north London club five points clear of nearest rivals Liverpool and Chelsea, but they face a challenging run of fixtures.

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