A delighted Arsene Wenger heaped praise on his Arsenal players for showing huge amounts of grit and determination at Wembley as they gave a battling performance to overcome Manchester City to reach the FA Cup Final.
Arsenal won through to the 2017 FA Cup Final in the merry month of May by valiantly triumphing over the might of Manchester City 2-1 after extra time on a dramatic semi-final afternoon at Wembley today.
With his team humiliated 3-0 by a rampant Crystal Palace side at Selhurst Park Arsene Wenger refused to be drawn on the majority of travelling fans calling for his head during the second half – calling it ‘inconvenient’ to talk about his future this evening.
Arsene Wenger has admitted today he is making plans for Arsenal’s pre-season – but is still keeping supporters in the dark by refusing to officially confirm his future in a contract situation now bordering on the farcical.
Read Layth Yousif’s latest Rewind column as he discusses Hector Bellerin’s attitude, the brilliant BT documentary ‘Rocky and Wrighty’ and the fact current players need to understand the ethos of ‘Remember Who You Represent’ – and his views on people who didn’t applaud the late, great David ‘Rocky’ Rocastle’s memory.
Under fire Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger praised fans for being ‘sensational’ – despite his team dropping two more points in the race for a top four spot after the 2-2 draw with Manchester City at the Emirates this afternoon.