"It's Arsenal's title to lose" – Patrick Vieira backs the Gunners to pip Man City to the Premier League title

Manager Patrick Vieira of Crystal Palace looks on during friendly match between Crystal Palace and Montpellier at Selhurst Park on July 30, 2022 in London, England.
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Crystal Palace manager Patrick Vieira knows a thing or two about winning the Premier League title with Arsenal. Across a nine-year playing spell in North London, the towering Frenchman led the Gunners to three top-flight titles, including one unbeaten campaign, during one of the club's most successful eras. 

Now the former midfielder is backing the Gunners to end their 19-year wait for the title, by pipping reigning champions Manchester City to first place this term.

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Ed McCambridge
Staff Writer

Ed is a staff writer at FourFourTwo, working across the magazine and website. A German speaker, he’s been working as a football reporter in Berlin since 2015, predominantly covering the Bundesliga and Germany's national team. Favourite FFT features include an exclusive interview with Jude Bellingham following the youngster’s move to Borussia Dortmund in 2020, a history of the Berlin Derby since the fall of the Wall and a celebration of Kevin Keegan’s playing career.