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Premier League transfer news, talking points and managerial mutterings
Tuesday, February 13, 2018 – 11:56am
Premier League news and talking points
Wright: Arsenal must win the Europa League
In his column for The Sun Ian Wright says Arsenal must win the Europa League because getting into the Premier League top four is an “impossible task”.
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The Gunners missed out on Champions League football this season, and with the team currently sixth in the Premier League, qualification to Europe’s top club competition also looks bleak this campaign.
Wright said: “Arsenal face Manchester City in the Carabao Cup final in 12 days and it would be great for my old club to get another trophy. But the competition they really must win is the Europa League. This could be Arsene Wenger’s only route back into the Champions League. For Arsenal to win the final in Lyon on 16 May could still be one hell of a task when you look at the teams competing. Fourth spot in the Premier League now looks impossible for Wenger.”
Carragher: Arsenal players are ‘cowards’
Sky Sports pundit Jamie Carragher has also fired into Arsenal and says that their hopes of reaching the Premier League top four are “virtually impossible”. Daily Telegraph Sport columnist Carragher said: “I’ve always questioned Arsenal’s mentality but you’ve always felt they were good enough. I still question their mentality but they aren’t good enough now. Arsenal are actually getting worse, …read more
Source:: The Week – All news