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Martin Odegaard sends historic message to Arsenal teammates ahead of trip to Old Trafford

Martin Odegaard has sent a rallying call to his Arsenal teammates ahead of the trip to Old Trafford to face Manchester United

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Arsenal ‘s journey towards potential Premier League glory takes them back to a familiar battleground: Old Trafford. The iconic stadium has seen Arsenal’s triumphs and tribulations over the years, from glorious title wins to humiliating defeats.

The memories of past victories, such as the Invincibles’ heroic title-clinching match in 2002, still resonate. However, the Theatre of Dreams has also been a site of bitter disappointment, with humiliating score lines like the infamous 8-2 and 6-1 losses etched in the club’s history.

As Arsenal gear up for another showdown at Old Trafford, the stakes couldn’t be higher. Skipper Martin Odegaard draws inspiration from historic moments like Sylvain Wiltord’s goal that secured Arsene Wenger’s Double, fuelling the team’s determination to write a new chapter in their storied legacy.

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Yet, amidst the fervour of their title chase, Arsenal must reckon with the harsh reality: their fate rests not solely in their hands but also on the fortunes of their rivals, Manchester City. The Gunners need City to stumble if they are to end their 20-year title drought, a familiar narrative that adds layers of complexity to their pursuit.

Odegaard encapsulates the team’s unwavering focus and determination, emphasising their commitment to seizing every opportunity and putting pressure on City. The Norwegian midfielder acknowledges the challenges ahead but remains steadfast in their pursuit of glory.


“We have heard the stories of Old Trafford and we have seen what has happened there before, how much it meant for the club’s supporters.

‌”It is a part of our history and we want to make the fans happy again. It has been a big goal for a long time to win something so that’s what we are pushing for and we keep going until the end. We have to focus on ourselves – we don’t know what other teams will do but we will keep putting pressure on Man City.”

For Arsenal, the path to redemption is paved with resilience and unwavering belief. With a remarkable run of form in 2024 and impressive performances from stars like Bukayo Saka and Declan Rice, the Gunners are primed for the challenge ahead. However, as Rice candidly acknowledges, perfection may be the price of championship glory, leaving Arsenal praying for a twist of fate in the final moments of the season.

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