Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger knows all about the ups and downs of football management and expressed sympathy for his beleaguered Liverpool counterpart Brendan Rodgers ahead of their clash at Anfield on Sunday.
Arsenal midfielder Mikel Arteta faces a spell on the sidelines after suffering a calf injury during Tuesday`s 2-0 victory over Borussia Dortmund which took the London club into the Champions League last 16.
Arsenal are still in contention for the Premier League title and it is too soon to say that leaders Chelsea can go through the season undefeated, manager Arsene Wenger told a news conference on Friday.
FA Cup holders Arsenal face Premier League champions Manchester City in the Community Shield on Sunday. Here are five talking points heading into the traditional curtain raiser to the top-flight season in England:
Arsenal must get back to basics quickly if they are not to surrender their proud record of qualifying for the Champions League, manager Arsene Wenger said on Sunday after a 3-0 defeat at top-four rivals Everton.
Some fixtures can possibly bother the best of the clubs. Some fixtures can put an end to any flourishing campaign. Ask Arsene Wenger, and probably we will have plenty of reasons to wonder about such a scenario, and its aftermath.