The season stood out both for Liverpool's enormous point advantage over the rest of the league and for its interruption due to the coronavirus lockdown, which meant that Liverpool won the Premier League both before (7 games to play) and for the last time (June) in history.
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It's sad that Arsene Wenger made the mistake of choosing William Gallas over the Ivorian Kolo Touré when the two got into a fight when they were together at Arsenal, because Touré was truly a fantastic player. Nigel Winterburn held the role of left-back at Arsenal for more than a decade after his 350,000 pound transfer from Wimbledon, and was as complete a player as will be seen in that position.
Panic buying or showing strength after the sale of Fernando Torres? Judge for yourself, but Andy Carroll was never able to maintain an important role in the Liverpool team despite his record of 35 million pounds. Suarez's career at Liverpool was relatively brief, but he soon won the love of the Reds faithful as one of the most skilled players to ever wear the Liverpool shirt.
They secured a full 5-0 victory, with Arsenal's Cliff Holton scoring a hat-trick. A precedent had been set for European club football, if not for the ability of Arsenal players to succeed in it.