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Wenger (non)tactics and team selection prove he has to leave Arsenal

Tony Adams’ comments and the Ramsey debate by NS

Wenger said before yesterdays game

“We don’t plan for anybody. It is always the same – focus on our strengths and forget about your opponent.”

“There is nobody special that you least like to face,” he added.

Wenger – Arsenal made “one massive mistake”

Arsene Wenger started off a massive ten days for Arsenal by seeing his side dumped out of the FA Cup by Championship side Blackburn Rovers. As usual the Gunners completely dominated possession without putting the ball in the back of the net, while Blackburn sneaked a freak winning goal towards the end of the game.

Mannone gives Wenger selection headache

Wenger Believes In Mannone

Due to the established Arsenal Number One Wojiech Szczesny being ruled out with a rib injury for these past two weeks, and the lack of match fitness from Lukas Fabianksi after his injury, It has led to Italian keeper Vito Mannone taking his place between the sticks, keeping clean sheets in both games he has played in, against Stoke City and Liverpool.

Who should Wenger play (or rest) against Sunderland?

Arsenal are now just three points behind Chelsea in the coveted fourth place in the Premiership, so a win is an absolute must this weekend at Sunderland, but with the (perhaps more important?) Champions League tie against AC Milan coming up in midweek, Wenger will be considering his team selection very carefully.

Centre-back Selection Dilemma for Arsenal? I Don’t Think So!

After that emphatic win away at Chelsea,we are oozing confidence at the moment. As Theo rightfuly said, I believe we can beat any team if we continue this recent run of form. With games against West Brom and Fulham coming up, I dont see it ending anytime soon.