Arsenal Football Club is a professional football club based in Islington, London, England, that plays in the Premier League, the top flight of English football. The club has won 13 League titles, a record 13 FA Cups, two League Cups, the League Centenary Trophy, 15 FA Community Shields, one UEFA Cup Winners’ Cup and one Inter-Cities Fairs Cup.
The 2018–19 season is Arsenal’s 27th season in the Premier League, 102nd overall season in the top flight and 99th consecutive season in the top flight of English football. The club are participating in the Premier League, the FA Cup, the EFL Cup, and the UEFA Europa League.
This is the club’s first season in 22 years without manager Arsène Wenger. For the second consecutive season, Arsenal qualified for the UEFA Europa League. This is the club’s first season under new manager Unai Emery.
Arsenal hosted the first North London derby of the year on 2 December 2018. They took an early 1-0 lead after Aubameyang converted a penalty in the 10th minute following a Jan Vertonghen handball in the box, however, Spurs scored 2 goals in a span of 5 minutes to take a 1-2 lead to half. Unai Emery made two substitutions and tactical changes at halftime, and the Gunners responded brilliantly, scoring 3 goals en route to a 4-2 comeback win, Aubameyang netted a brace and became the first player to 10 goals in the 2018/19 Premier League season, other goals from Alexandre Lacazette, and Lucas Torreira, of which was his first goal since joining the club.