Arsene Wenger is accustomed to fingers pointed his way when this thorny topic returns to the agenda so he was braced when he heard the one about Roy Hodgson and the vanishing English footballers. Wenger was the first manager to select an entire match-day squad in the Barclays Premier League with none eligible for England but things have changed at Arsenal in the eight years since. The Gunners will travel…

April 20, 2013

Arsenal hit by another injury blow

Bacary Sagna has revealed he could be out for another three weeks with the thigh injury he picked up in the defeat to Chelsea. The French right-back has been forced to miss out on his nation’s two Euro 2012 qualifiers against Romania and Luxembourg with a problem that was expected to have resolved itself by the time Birmingham visit the Emirates Stadium on Saturday. However, the 27-year-old has dealt manager…

October 11, 2010