Getty Images

How Arsenal’s stunning £160m 2023 spending spree could look according to Football Manager 2023 - gallery

The latest version of the leading football management simulation is now avaiable - and we have used it to predict how the next steps of Arsenal’s progression under Mikel Arteta could look.

The beta version of Football Manager 2023 has now been released as millions of gamers around the world take to the virtual dugout and try to lead their club to success.

There has been plenty of discussion over which clubs may used more than others on the newest version of the game and it is safe to say Arsenal feature prominently in those discussions after the Gunners have shown plenty of progression under manager Mikel Arteta. With an ever-improving squad full of exciting talent such as Gabriel Jesus and Martin Odegaard, virtual managers face an intense challenge to build on a fine start to the season and push the Gunners towards contention for the Premier League title and a return to the Champions League.

But how could the next 12 months look for Arteta and his players? LondonWorld takes a look ahead with the aid of Football Manager 2023 and sees a number of highs and lows that lie in wait for the Gunners.

Comment Guidelines

National World encourages reader discussion on our stories. User feedback, insights and back-and-forth exchanges add a rich layer of context to reporting. Please review our Community Guidelines before commenting.