Arsenal have suffered their worst start to a season since the 1974/75 campaign, with just 14 points from as many games, and they are seven points worse off than when they sacked Unai Emery last year
Premier League: Rampaging Manchester City will be staunch test of Arsenal's new era with Unai Emery at helm
Even the most optimistic of Arsenal supporters will not be hoping for a surprise victory in their Premier League opener, but Emery, winless in his ten personal battles with Guardiola so far, could very well serve up a dollop of inspiration against the rhapsodical juggernaut that Manchester City promises to be.
Premier League: Manchester City exploit Arsenal's defensive frailties again as Arsene Wenger stares at uncertain future
Just like Arsenal's surrender at the hands of Manchester City seemed a foregone conclusion, the culmination of Arsene Wenger's tenure as the Arsenal manager seems inevitable.
League Cup: With win over Arsenal, Pep Guardiola can reiterate that his coaching style has been successful in England
Victory for Manchester City in the League Cup final will profoundly corroborate the rightfulness of Pep Guardiola's high standing in the coaching cosmos.
League Cup final: When and where to watch Arsenal vs Manchester City, live streaming on JioTv and coverage on TV
The season’s first piece of major silverware is up for grabs as Arsenal and Manchester City go head-to-head in the 2018 League Cup final. Here's how you can watch the match live.