Pep Guardiola Completely Rips the Media Coverage of Arsene Wenger


Manchester City Manager Pep Guardiola has had it up to here with all the bashing of Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger. The Frenchman’s future at the club is still in doubt, and while he may be able to still determine his own destiny, the backlash against him is very strong. #WengerOut has been a popular hash tag for some time, and the media are piling on too.

There always seems to be another pundit calling for Wenger’s dismissal seemingly every other week.

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FA Cup 6th Round Draws: Manchester United vs Chelsea FC the Headliner

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Manchester United, the current holders of the FA Cup, advanced past Blackburn Rovers 2-1 today on the strength of goals from Marcus Rashford and Zlatan Ibrahimovic. The fifth round triumph sets them up to take on Chelsea FC, the current leaders of the Premier League, in what will be the marquee fixture in the round of eight.

The FA Cup draws have been held, and made public, with still two more slots to be determined in the quarter-finals. The field of 10 will be whittled down to eight.

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Warren Barton Calls for Arsenal FC to Dismiss Arsene Wenger


It’s well documented how throngs of Arsenal fans passionately hope to see Gunners Manager Arsene Wenger removed from power. Many want it done as soon as possible. One former England and Premier League veteran, Warren Barton, has joined the chorus calling for Wenger’s dismissal.

Speculation surrounding Arsenal regime change ran rampant in the wake of Arsenal’s 5-1 destruction at the hands of Bayern Munich in the first leg of their UEFA Champions League tie.

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Arsene Wenger Says He’ll Keep Managing Beyond His Arsenal Tenure


Another rough one for Arsenal FC and their fans Wednesday. The 5-1 loss to Bayern Munich in the UEFA Champions League round of 16 wasn’t just a gut punch, it was an utter annihilation. Given Arsene Wenger’s declining popularity (which was already low to begin with), speculation surrounding his potential sacking ran rampant. 

However, according to multiple reports, he’s safe at The Emirates until the end of the season, no matter what happens. The Frenchman maintains that he’ll keep on managing beyond this season, whether that be in London, or elsewhere.

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Cesc Fabregas Potentially Leaving Chelsea for Shangdong Luneng Labeled Fake News by Club


Cesc Fabregas didn’t want to move on this summer transfer window. Instead he wanted to stay at Chelsea FC to work hard, improve and hopefully find his place in the system of then new head coach Antonio Conte. While he isn’t making the regular first team under Conte, he is being hailed by his manager as “a football genius” and “top player,” so that’s something.

Back in May, we received word that Chelsea were looking to offload Cesc Fabregas. This notification came via email from a people claiming to be a member of the Chelsea board, but lacking any sort of verifiable status that he in fact held the position he claimed.

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Massimiliano Allegri Linked to Arsenal a Year After Chelsea Rumors


Juventus Manager Massimiliano Allegri would neither confirm nor deny the rumors claiming he could be the next boss at Arsenal. It remains to be seen who will replace Arsene Wenger at Arsenal, and even when that might happen. Wenger is currently in the final year of his contract, the 20th season that the Frenchman has been with the club.

There has been a consistently strong backlash against Wenger from supporters, and if he is indeed out, Massimiliano Allegri, speculation holds, could replace him. Rumors have been flying and today the Italian was asked directly about them.

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Arsenal FC Super-Prospect Trae Coyle Scores Amazing Goal (Video)


Arsenal FC supporters should be excited about Trae Coyle. The youngster may just be the next big thing at The Emirates someday, and that day someday might not be too far off. The 16-year-old English midfielder currently plays for the Gunners under 18s club, and his potential is wowing people all across the internet.

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Diego Costa Responds to China Transfer Report by Angrily Cursing


As polarizing a figure he truly is, Diego Costa sure can “ball.” He’s one of the EPL’s most dangerous scorers, if not the most dangerous scorer and could quite possibly end up the league player of the year.

Thus he’s attracting the interest of the Chinese Super League’s Tijan Quanian, which is offering him Costa an egregiously exorbitant contract, £500,000 per week, $36,000,000 per year.

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Chelsea Star N’Golo Kante: Twice a Transfer Target of Arsene Wenger


Arsene Wenger has taken a lot of grief from Arsenal fans, for many reasons, but a major re-occurring theme has been the lack of big brand name signings. He’s had plenty of transfer activity, but his transfer business hasn’t seen him landing the big fish all too oftne. Gunners supporters have been vocal in their criticism, but you got to give Wenger this- he’s been trying.

At least when it comes to N’Golo Kante he has. The star midfielder Chelsea brought over from reigning league champions Leicester City has been MVP level this season. Kante is a huge reason why the Blues are firmly in control of the league race this season, and currently sit a top the table with a very comfortable margin.

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Eden Hazard Says Man United and Arsenal are Chelsea’s League Title Rivals

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Arsenal and Manchester United are the biggest rivals that Chelsea have for the Premier League title.

Wait, what?

Did I hear that correctly?

Yes, that’s exactly what Blues star and 2014-2015 PFA Player of the Year Eden Hazard says. Chelsea have a nine point lead right now at the top of the table over London rivals Tottenham Hotspur, so who could catch and then overtake them between now and May?

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Jose Mourinho Latest Manager to Speak Out Against Fixture Congestion

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Those who don’t learn from history are doomed to repeat it. Liverpool entered January with an insanely jammed schedule, and now as the month draws to a close, they have one win in their last eight across all competitions. Maybe the return of Sadio Mane will save them? Of course, the Reds entered that period already weary from festive season fixture congestion.

Now Manchester United face some serious fixture congestion of their own. Of course, that’s partially due to the Red Devils being proverbial “victims of their own success.”

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United, Chelsea, Arsenal, Tottenham Hotspur Receive FA Cup Fifth Round Draws


Current FA Cup holders Manchester United, as well as the rest of the current field, received their FA Cup fifth round draw this evening. Here’s the full list of ties, via the Daily Mirror:

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