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Guardian - Sun Apr 29 8:22 PM
• Sir Alex Ferguson presented Wenger with vase before the kick-off • ‘My successor will watch game and come to positive conclusion’ Arsène Wenger joked that his warm reception before Arsenal’s 2-1 defeat against Manchester United was because the outgoing manager was no longer a “danger”. Wenger,...
Guardian - Sun Apr 29 8:15 PM
Alex Ferguson’s presentation to his former rival served to highlight just how much the Arsenal side have declined in recent years The first question received an emphatic answer: Arsène Wenger received a rousing ovation as he strode along the Old Trafford touchline that ended with an embrace from...
Guardian - Sun Apr 29 6:49 PM
The problem with football, as Arsène Wenger is rapidly finding out, is that there is never any guarantee of a happy ending. The lingering memory of this game will be the applause that followed Arsenal’s manager down the touchline before the match. Yet Manchester United’s hospitality, on a day whe...
Guardian - Sun Apr 29 3:41 PM
Latest updates from the 4.30pm kickoff at Old Trafford Wenger out to avoid final Old Trafford indignity with Arsenal Email your thoughts to Rob 3.38pm BST Pre-match reading Related: Arsène Wenger out to avoid final Old Trafford indignity with Arsenal | Amy Lawrence Related: José Mourinho believes...
Guardian - Sat Apr 28 10:38 PM
• Mourinho: ‘Arsenal Invincibles made me a better coach’ • ‘This is the kind of job where experience makes you better’ José Mourinho has thanked Arsène Wenger for making him a better manager and admitted he, too, would like to still be in charge of a football club at the age of 68. The two manage...
Guardian - Sat Apr 28 12:12 PM
Scene of some of the manager’s greatest triumphs has brought devastating lows more recently and Manchester United will smell blood Deep in football conversation a few years ago Arsène Wenger outlined a theory he had about how the way managers talk about football can get into a player’s subconscio...
Guardian - Sat Apr 28 9:16 AM
Relations between José Mourinho and Arsène Wenger have eased recently yet how Manchester United fans might greet the Arsenal manager, for so long their bete noire, as he walks out at Old Trafford will intrigue, given the Frenchman is leaving the Gunners. On the pitch United will hope to claim ano...
Guardian - Fri Apr 27 2:13 PM
• Manchester United manager called Wenger ‘specialist in failure’ • Mourinho hopes Arsenal manager gets good Old Trafford reception José Mourinho has admitted to regrets over “episodes and words” involving him and Arsène Wenger. Manchester United’s manager believes his opposite number at Arsenal...
Guardian - Fri Apr 27 12:00 PM
Who was quick? Who hit a hat-trick? Who scored spot-kicks? Related: Football quiz: Liverpool in Europe Which of these statements about Arsène Wenger is false? He was the first non-British manager to win the league championship in England He was the first manager to go unbeaten all season in Engla...
Guardian - Fri Apr 27 11:04 AM
Arsène Wenger's final European match at the Emirates Stadium ended in disappointment after a 1-1 draw with Atlético Madrid. The 68-year-old admitted Arsenal, who travel to Atlético for the return leg next Thursday, were 'not clinical enough and it’s a bitter taste' Antoine Griezmann grabs away g...
Guardian - Fri Apr 27 12:43 AM
Atlético Madrid were on the ropes but there was no knockout blow at the Emirates It is a lovely thought, Arsène Wenger burnishing his legacy by collecting the first European trophy of his career in Lyon next month, and for a while Arsenal’s manager could dream about that perfect send-off. Atlétic...
Guardian - Thu Apr 26 10:19 PM
Arsène Wenger was mindful of the pitfalls, the potential for anti-climax, as he put it, in his final home European tie as Arsenal manager. He wants what would be a first European trophy more than anything right now. Would this Europa League semi-final, first leg prove too demanding, particularly...
Guardian - Thu Apr 26 6:56 PM
Europa League updates from the 8.05pm BST kick-off Wenger backs Arsenal to go with former player as successor Email Simon here or tweet him here , if you fancy 6.51pm BST So Diego Costa, declared fit by Diego Simeone yesterday, must make do with a place on the bench. 6.50pm BST The team sheets ar...
Guardian - Wed Apr 25 9:02 PM
• Atlético Madrid manager includes striker in squad following injury • ‘Many teams have suffered at the hands of Diego, ’ says Simeone Diego Simeone says Diego Costa is ready to make his presence felt against Arsenal once again, after he included the striker in his Atlético Madrid squad for the E...
Guardian - Wed Apr 25 3:08 PM
As the time counts down on Arsène Wenger's tenure at Arsenal the Frenchman has given perhaps the clearest indication he wasn't ready to leave. The manager has been at the Gunners for almost 22 years, however he revealed that the sudden announcement of his departure was 'not really' his decision A...
Guardian - Wed Apr 25 2:13 PM
•Arsène Wenger is not planning to retire but says he does not know what he will do next •Arsenal manager is just focused on Thursday’s Europa League semi-final against Atlético Madrid Arsène Wenger has provided the clearest indication yet that he did not want to leave Arsenal by revealing the tim...
Guardian - Wed Apr 25 11:33 AM
Manchester United miscalculated the Ferguson succession badly and with the transformative Frenchman leaving, the Gunners still have all that potential disruption to come Arsenal have only three away games left in the Premier League this season, but happily there is still time for Arsène Wenger to...
Guardian - Tue Apr 24 11:23 AM
Our cartoonist looks back at the Frenchman’s highs and lows View all of David’s cartoons here Continue reading
Guardian - Mon Apr 23 11:12 AM
The Hatters’ promotion from the fourth tier stirs memories of being a ballboy when they won the League Cup with an underdog comeback worthy of Rocky Tuesday marks the 30-year anniversary of one of the great Wembley cup finals – perhaps even the greatest. It was Luton versus Arsenal in the League...
Guardian - Mon Apr 23 10:16 AM
This morning’s tittle-tattle is feeling the heat It’s the moment you’ve all been waiting for: the first Mill since Arsène’s Big Announcement . You are reading history. Savour the moment. Savour the exclusivity. Print this out and frame it on your favourite wall. Although be advised: the Mill has...
Guardian - Mon Apr 23 9:27 AM
• Former Arsenal vice-chairman reveals manager is in demand • Dein says Wenger will find leaving Arsenal like a bereavement The former Arsenal vice-chairman David Dein believes Arsène Wenger will have “no shortage of offers” to continue his managerial career and has said that interest in the 68-y...
Guardian - Mon Apr 23 9:27 AM
Arsenal manager seizes opportunity to talk about how worldwide image of the club has taken a battering, not helped by fans inside the Emirates It was never going to be a totally normal day. Even if so much of it slipped into the old routines – Arsenal played with every typical Arsenal characteris...