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Arsenal's collapse has begun! Five reasons why Manchester City will BEAT the Gunners to the Premier League title

Arsenal have been fantastic this season, there is certainly no doubt about that. They have exceeded all expectations under Mikel Arteta, who has built one of the most exciting squads in Europe while sticking to his core principles in admirable fashion.

But they are not quite ready to win the Premier League. Sunday's 2-2 draw with Liverpool was the latest reminder of that, as they let a two-goal lead slip in front of a raucous Anfield crowd and ended up being lucky to escape with a point.

The Gunners are now just six points clear of Manchester City having played a game more, and still have a blockbuster trip to the Etihad Stadium on the horizon.

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Mental fragility held the Gunners back throughout the second half of Arsene Wenger's reign at the club, and Arteta deserves huge credit for bucking that trend. However, his side are now in uncharted waters.

City are used to the pressure of getting results when it matters most; they thrive on it, and will not relent in their pursuit of a fifth title in six years.

Arsenal will ultimately be unable to hold off Pep Guardiola's side, and GOAL has examined the main reasons why...