Arsene Wenger says he turned down the chance to sign Pep Guardiola because he was past the prime of his career as a player, and downplayed the Spaniard's impact on modern football ahead of their meeting in Sunday's Carabao Cup final.
Wenger and Guardiola will go head to head at Wembley as Arsenal face Manchester City for the first of two back-to-back games between the clubs. They were originally meant to play each other in the league on Sunday, a game that has now been rescheduled for Thursday at...
LONDON -- Arsene Wenger expects both Aaron Ramsey and Mesut Ozil to be available for Sunday's Carabao Cup final against Manchester City, handing a double boost to Arsenal as they look to "create a surprise" against Pep Guardiola's team.
Both players have trained in recent days but were kept out of the squad for Thursday's Europa League game against Ostersunds, with Ramsey coming back from a groin injury and Ozil struggling with an illness this week.