HUDDERSFIELD -- Pep Guardiola has jumped to the defence of Arsene Wenger and says the criticism of managers in "unacceptable."
The Arsenal boss has come under intense scrutiny after the Gunners were thrashed 5-1 by Bayern Munich in the Champions League with ex-players questioning whether he should get a new contract at the Emirates.
LONDON -- Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has vowed to "fight back" after the team's 5-1 loss to Bayern Munich ramped up criticism against the Frenchman, and insisted that defeat won't make it harder to keep star striker Alexis Sanchez at the club.
Wenger is facing increasing calls to step down this summer when his contract expires, while the futures of Sanchez and Mesut Ozil are also in major doubt.
Both players have yet to sign a contract extension, and the embarrassing loss in Munich caused thousands...
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is worried the artificial pitch at Sutton United's home ground could cause problems for his players when they visit the fifth-tier side in the FA Cup on Monday.
Sutton play on a 3G surface at their 5,000-capacity Gander Green Lane in South London, which will be an unfamiliar experience for the Premier League club.
Arsenal enter the fifth-round tie as massive favourites and cannot afford another disappointment after their 5-1 loss to Bayern Munich in the Champions League...
Danny Welbeck has confirmed he will not feature for Arsenal in their FA Cup match against Sutton United due to the non-league side's artificial pitch.
Arsenal meet National League outfit Sutton in the fifth round at Gander Green Lane on Monday for a place in the competition's quarterfinals.
It appeared that Welbeck would not be part of the squad for that game after being named in Arsenal's under-23 side for Sunday's fixture at Leicester City, which the Foxes won 2-1.
And the England international...