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Wenger: English Premier League title beyond Arsenalupdated: Mon Dec 19 2011 12:49:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has conceded the London club's bid to win a first English Premier League title since 2004 is over following Sunday's 1-0 defeat at table-topping Manchester City.

SI.com: Ben Lyttleton: Arsenal's Wenger a man under pressureupdated: Sun Sep 25 2011 08:10:00

Arsene Wenger was the keynote speaker at a soccer conference last year when he was asked, in a room packed with performance analysts and sporting directors from rival clubs in England and Europe, what the next innovation for coaches would be.

Wenger 'hurt' after Man Utd thrashingupdated: Mon Aug 29 2011 17:10:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger apologized to the club's fans and said he had been "hurt" after his side suffered their worst ever defeat against Manchester United on Sunday.

Arsenal through to Champions League group stageupdated: Thu Aug 25 2011 04:53:00

Arsenal qualified for the group stage of the European Champions League after an impressive 2-1 victory against Italian side Udinese on Wednesday.

SI.com: Iain Macintosh: Arsenal crisis fears are overblownupdated: Fri Jul 15 2011 09:05:00

The way that people are talking about Arsenal this summer, you'd think something terrible had happened at The Emirates. There is ominous talk of an "exodus" from the dressing room, dark suggestions that Arsene Wenger can no longer attract "world-class" players and, for the fifth year in a row, the nodding consensus that a top-four finish may be too much to ask for. It's a little odd because, while it's hard to ignore the fact that last season ended with all the euphoria of a Leonard Cohen poetry reading, Arsenal is hardly a club in crisis.

Arsenal agree to sign striker Gervinhoupdated: Mon Jul 11 2011 12:08:00

English Premier League side Arsenal have agreed a deal to sign Ivory Coast international striker Gervinho from French champions Lille for an undisclosed fee.

Wenger takes blame for Arsenal collapseupdated: Mon Apr 25 2011 12:17:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has shouldered the blame for his team's shortcomings this season after a 2-1 defeat at Bolton Wanderers on Sunday all but ended their English Premier League title hopes.

Wenger and Nasri to serve Europe bansupdated: Tue Mar 29 2011 04:37:00

Manager Arsene Wenger and midfielder Samir Nasri will both miss Arsenal's next Champions League match after opting not to appeal against one-match suspensions.

SI.com: Jonathan Wilson: Devoid of accountability, Arsenal starting to wallow in adversityupdated: Tue Mar 15 2011 11:30:00

In May 1998, Sunderland lost on penalties to Charlton Athletic in the Championship playoff final. Peter Reid's side had ended the season on 90 points, the highest total not to be promoted automatically, and had three times held the lead in the final only to draw 4-4. It could have been a devastating defeat, the sort that sends a team spinning into gloom, cursing its luck and wondering whether destiny will always be against it. A few minutes after the final whistle, though, the center forward Niall Quinn was interviewed on the pitch. He was magnificently uplifting, acknowledging the setback and calling on everybody connected with the club to use the disappointment as a spur to promotion the following season. Sunderland could have sulked; instead it came out that August bristling with purpose and racked up a record 105 points, beating every other team in the division at least once to win the title by 17 clear points.

Angry Wenger blasts UEFA over improper conduct chargeupdated: Thu Mar 10 2011 12:15:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has launched an attack on European football's governing body UEFA after being charged with improper conduct for his behavior during Tuesday's Champions League defeat by Barcelona.

Wenger fury after Arsenal held to goalless draw at homeupdated: Sat Mar 05 2011 17:04:00

Arsenal were held to a frustrating goalless home draw by Sunderland in the English Premier League Saturday as they missed the chance to close to within a point of leaders Manchester United.

SI.com: Jonathan Wilson: Arsenal's failings go far beyond just a need for a new goalkeeperupdated: Tue Sep 28 2010 14:01:00

The timing couldn't have been worse. On Saturday morning, the newspapers were full of the story that Arsenal had posted a record profit of 56 million pounds ($89 million) for the year ending May 31. By Saturday evening, everybody was wondering why the club hadn't spent any of it on a goalkeeper. Even worse, the same afternoon as Manuel Almunia was enduring his nightmare against West Bromwich Albion, 10 miles to the southwest, Mark Schwarzer was producing a string of fine saves to help Fulham to a 0-0 draw against Everton.

Wenger charged after confronting officialupdated: Mon Sep 20 2010 16:21:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has been charged with improper conduct by the English Football Association (FA) after his angry disagreement with a match official following his side's 1-1 draw against Sunderland.

SI.com: Georgina Turner: Injury outbreak in Premiership isn't anything newupdated: Fri Sep 17 2010 11:16:00

Tackling has moved to the top of the Premier League agenda this week after Fulham's Bobby Zamora suffered a broken leg against Wolves and Arsenal substitute Abou Diaby had to be substituted himself, 13 minutes after coming on, thanks to a Paul Robinson challenge aimed at the ankle he dislocated four years ago.

Wenger signs new deal with Arsenalupdated: Mon Aug 16 2010 12:05:00

Arsene Wenger has admitted he rejected several offers from other clubs before committing his future to Arsenal.

SI.com: Georgina Turner: Arsenal has chance to win EPLupdated: Fri Apr 02 2010 09:01:00

There comes a point in each Premier League season where talk previously disregarded as wild speculation accumulates enough gravitas to be worth considering. And that time is about now.

Arsenal join fellow elite on FA Cup sidelinesupdated: Sun Jan 24 2010 13:16:00

Arsenal became the latest big-name casualty in this season's English FA Cup as they slid to a 3-1 defeat at fellow Premier League side Stoke City on Sunday.

SI.com: The Limey: Arsenal providing bang for buck, while United in the redupdated: Fri Jan 22 2010 16:52:00

Less than eight weeks ago, after his team's 3-0 home defeat to Chelsea, the howls of frustration against Arsène Wenger reached a crescendo. It didn't help that, in addition to losing to Arsenal's North London rivals, the bile thrown at the Frenchman was accentuated by his continued stubbornness in persevering with youth and not spending big money like his rivals around him.

SI.com: Andrea Canales: Can Donovan blaze new trail for Americans to EPL?updated: Mon Jan 11 2010 12:43:00

By nearly all accounts, Landon Donovan was a hit in his English Premier League debut last weekend. The all-time U.S. national team's scoring leader played 68 solid minutes for Everton and served up the corner kick that lead to the Toffees' first goal in their 2-2 draw with Arsenal.

One-on-one with Arsene Wengerupdated: Wed Nov 04 2009 11:43:00

CNN's Alex Thomas sits down with Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger for an exclusive interview.

Manager Wenger resists urge to spendupdated: Wed Nov 04 2009 11:43:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has exclusively told CNN that the English Premier League club will always live within their means and resist the urge to go on a spending spree while he remains at the helm.

Wenger to receive apology over sending-offupdated: Sun Aug 30 2009 10:48:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger can expect an apology from Premier League referees chief Keith Hackett following his dismissal in the closing seconds of Saturday's 2-1 English Premier League defeat to Manchester United.

Wenger slams UEFA's Eduardo 'witch-hunt'updated: Fri Aug 28 2009 14:08:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has called the decision by European football's governing body UEFA to charge striker Eduardo with diving against Celtic a "complete disgrace" and accused them of staging a "witch-hunt" against the player.

SI.com: Gabriele Marcotti: Arsenal struggling to stay ahead of EPL packupdated: Tue Aug 25 2009 12:21:00

There was a time, not that long ago, that Arsenal was the standard for club management. Devoid of a wealthy backer willing to lavish (and lose) millions, it worked very much as a real business, year after year, breaking even or turning a small profit. When it came time to make some serious capital investments -- moving out of historic, but cramped, Highbury in favor of a new 60,000-seater at Ashburton Grove -- it did so intelligently, securing financing and building a comfortable, state-of-the-art stadium capable of generating substantial match-day revenue.

Ferguson sympathy for old rival Wengerupdated: Wed May 06 2009 12:53:00

A triumphant Alex Ferguson had words of consolation for his old rival Arsene Wenger after his all-conquering Manchester United side left the Frenchman to reflect on another trophy-less season for Arsenal.

Champions rivals back on domestic cup agendaupdated: Thu Apr 16 2009 13:08:00

Managerial juggernauts Sir Alex Ferguson and Arsene Wenger have put their Champions League semifinal collision on the backburner to concentrate on this weekend's FA Cup semifinals.

Mental strength can take Arsenal to semisupdated: Tue Apr 14 2009 13:48:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has urged his players to take charge of their own destiny in Wednesday's Champions League quarterfinal against Villarreal.

Arsenal boss Wenger wants positive approachupdated: Tue Apr 14 2009 11:14:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has urged his players to take charge of their own destiny in Wednesday's Champions League quarterfinal against Villarreal.

United 'untouchable' admits Arsenal's Wengerupdated: Tue Feb 17 2009 13:09:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says Manchester United 'look untouchable' as they bid to take a stranglehold on the Premier League title race at home to Fulham.

SI.com: World Soccer: Tales of doom and gloom at Arsenal a little prematureupdated: Wed Feb 04 2009 11:55:00

The banner headlines have left no doubt: "Arsenal trouble" "Arsenal crisis" "Arsenal horror."

Wenger still hopeful of signing Arshavinupdated: Thu Jan 15 2009 11:13:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger remains hopeful of signing Russian playmaker Andrei Arshavin from UEFA Cup holders Zenit St Petersburg before the January transfer window shuts.

Fabregas named as new Arsenal captainupdated: Mon Nov 24 2008 10:46:00

Cesc Fabregas has been named as the new captain of English Premier League side Arsenal on the eve of Tuesday's Champions League clash against Dynamo Kiev .

Is Wenger's policy the way forward?updated: Fri Sep 26 2008 14:14:00

In the week that UEFA President Michel Platini criticized Arsene Wenger for having a "business" mentality rather than a "footballing" one, the Arsenal manager sent out a team with an average age of just 19 to win 6-0 in the Carling Cup.

Wenger anxious to keep Arsenal starsupdated: Wed May 07 2008 15:56:00

Arsene Wenger is sad Mathieu Flamini did not share his vision for Arsenal's future, but is convinced there are enough "winners" left in the squad to prove him right next season.

Arsenal urged to show 'spirit of Milan' updated: Tue Apr 08 2008 11:30:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has called on his players to recapture the "spirit of Milan" as they bid to reach the Champions League last-four with a win over Liverpool.

Arsenal hit back to revive title hopesupdated: Sat Mar 29 2008 16:00:00

Ten-man Arsenal staged a stunning comeback to recover from two goals down at half-time to beat Bolton Wanderers 3-2 at the Reebok Stadium on Saturday.

Arsenal injury crisis for United showdownupdated: Fri Feb 15 2008 14:33:00

Arsenal have an injury crisis ahead of their FA Cup fifth round showdown with Premier League title rivals Manchester United at Old Trafford on Saturday.

Leaders Arsenal hit by injury crisisupdated: Fri Feb 08 2008 11:25:00

Premier League leaders Arsenal are facing an injury crisis ahead of Monday's home match against Blackburn Rovers.

Arsenal enter new year in good shapeupdated: Thu Jan 03 2008 07:11:00

Having spent most of the season so far winning plaudits for their eye-catching passing game, in recent weeks English Premier League leaders Arsenal have displayed that they possess the attitude to match their artistry.

Wenger surprised by touchline banupdated: Thu Nov 29 2007 13:52:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger admits he is "no angel" in the dug-out but has defended the stance which saw him handed a touchline ban in the Champions League.

Gilberto: No rift with boss Wengerupdated: Sun Nov 04 2007 07:38:00

Brazil international Gilberto Silva has denied reports claiming that he has fallen out with Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger.

Young gunners breaking new groundupdated: Thu Oct 25 2007 14:25:00

Some observers are calling it the greatest display of football ever seen -- and for those privileged enough to have witnessed it, there can be few who disagree with that opinion.

Wenger handed huge transfer boost updated: Mon Sep 24 2007 11:11:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has been promised a mammoth $140 million transfer kitty after the London club revealed themselves to be one of the richest in Europe.

Fabregas pulls strings for Arsenalupdated: Wed Sep 19 2007 12:11:00

Although Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has admitted taking "a gamble" in selling talismanic striker Thierry Henry to Barcelona, a poll amongst Gunners fans this summer, citing which player they would least like the club to sell, did not put the Frenchman top of the pile.

Wenger signs extended Gunners dealupdated: Fri Sep 07 2007 11:52:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has ended months of uncertainty by signing a new three-year contract extension which will tie him contractually to the Premier League giants until June 2011.

Wenger poised to announce new dealupdated: Thu Sep 06 2007 05:01:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is expected to announce on Friday that he has at last agreed a new contract with the Premier League club.

Achilles injury rules out Lehmannupdated: Thu Aug 23 2007 00:34:00

Jens Lehmann has injured his Achilles tendon and will miss Saturday's home clash with English Premier League leaders Manchester City, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said on Thursday.

Make or break for Wenger's Arsenalupdated: Thu Aug 09 2007 04:54:00

On paper, Arsenal fans could be forgiven for approaching the new season with a healthy pessimism.

Wenger coy over future at Arsenalupdated: Sat Jul 14 2007 03:37:00

Arsene Wenger said on Saturday that he will speak about his Arsenal future "at the right moment."

Poland goalkeeper joining Arsenalupdated: Fri May 11 2007 07:27:00

Poland international Lukasz Fabianski will be competing with Jens Lehmann for the Arsenal goalkeeping slot next season, manager Arsene Wenger said on Friday.

Wenger to see out Arsenal contractupdated: Fri Apr 20 2007 08:59:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has pledged to see out his contract to the end of next season and to develop the young team he and former vice-chairman David Dein have created.

Adebayor returns to Arsenal squadupdated: Fri Jan 12 2007 12:23:00

Arsenal striker Emmanuel Adebayor has recovered from a thigh injury and is available for Saturday's Premier League game at Blackburn Rovers.

Manager Wenger charged by FA againupdated: Mon Dec 18 2006 13:20:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has been charged with improper conduct by the FA, just four days after being fined £10,000 ($19,660) and severely censured by English football's governing body.

Wenger is fined and censured by FAupdated: Thu Dec 14 2006 11:03:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has been fined 10,000 pounds ($19.626) and warned about his future conduct by the English Football Association, for his part in a touchline row with former West Ham manager Alan Pardew last month.

Wenger admits to misconduct chargeupdated: Thu Nov 23 2006 11:13:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has admitted a charge of improper conduct following a touchline row during the Premier League match at West Ham United on November 5.

Ljungberg, Gilberto both ruled outupdated: Fri Nov 17 2006 13:29:00

Arsenal's Sweden midfielder Freddie Ljungberg has joined Brazilian Gilberto as an absentee for Saturday's Premier League game with Newcastle United.

Arsenal sweep into third positionupdated: Sun Nov 12 2006 13:01:00

Arsenal climbed to third in the English Premier League with an emphatic 3-0 home win over Liverpool on Sunday as Raphael Benitez's team crashed to their fifth successive away league defeat.

Henry ruled out of Arsenal openerupdated: Tue Aug 01 2006 16:58:00

Thierry Henry will sit out Arsenal's Champions League opener next week as the French striker will have only just returned to training, manager Arsene Wenger said on Tuesday.

Wenger eager for Cole to stay putupdated: Sat Jul 15 2006 15:05:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has insisted he wants Ashley Cole to stay at the English Premier League club.

Arsenal unhappy after Diaby injuryupdated: Tue May 02 2006 03:05:00

Thierry Henry and Arsene Wenger joined forces to criticize Sunderland as Arsenal left the Stadium of Light battered and bruised after cruising to a 3-0 Premiership victory.

Arsenal duo doubtful for Juve gameupdated: Sat Apr 01 2006 13:11:00

Arsenal midfielder Cesc Fabregas and full back Emmanuel Eboue are doubtful for next week's Champions League quarterfinal at Juventus after coming off injured against Aston Villa.

Wenger loves Real but staying putupdated: Fri Mar 17 2006 11:58:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says he loves Real Madrid but has no plans to swap England for Spain.

Arsenal in Champions balancing actupdated: Tue Mar 07 2006 12:03:00

Manager Arsene Wenger says Arsenal will not attempt just to defend their one-goal first leg lead against Real Madrid in Wednesday's Champions League clash.

Wenger not sure where Campbell isupdated: Fri Feb 03 2006 12:13:00

Troubled England defender Sol Campbell has gone missing after storming out of Arsenal's Highbury stadium when he was substituted on Wednesday.

Wenger slams Barca over Henry talkupdated: Thu Dec 22 2005 04:00:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has accused Barcelona of 'a lack of respect' after reports they are interested in signing French striker Thierry Henry.

Wenger and Mourinho in festive rowupdated: Tue Dec 20 2005 09:21:00

The season of goodwill is in short supply in the latest feud between Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho and his Arsenal counterpart Arsene Wenger.

Wenger dismisses Real speculationupdated: Wed Nov 30 2005 05:34:00

Arsene Wenger has dismissed media speculation that he will leave Premier League Arsenal to become the next manager of Spanish giants Real Madrid.

Mourinho, Wenger urged to make upupdated: Wed Nov 02 2005 09:33:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger and Chelsea coach Jose Mourinho have been urged to call a halt to their escalating war of words.

Arsenal face final with confidenceupdated: Fri May 20 2005 11:41:00

Manager Arsene Wenger believes Arsenal's sparkling recent form has given them the confidence to turn the tables on holders Manchester United in Saturday's FA Cup final.

Cup Final deadline for Arsenal duoupdated: Mon May 09 2005 08:24:00

Thierry Henry and Freddie Ljungberg have been given a week to prove they will be fit enough to play in the FA Cup final against Manchester United.

Reyes staying put claim Arsenal updated: Fri May 06 2005 13:13:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger insists that Real Madrid can forget about trying to sign striker Jose Reyes.

Henry is doubtful for FA Cup finalupdated: Fri Apr 22 2005 11:01:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is not sure whether injured striker Thierry Henry will be fit for next month's FA Cup final against Manchester United.

Arsenal will keep Cole says Wengerupdated: Tue Apr 19 2005 11:26:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says he is "100 percent certain" England defender Ashley Cole will not be joining London rivals Chelsea next season.

Wenger blasts England's USA tourupdated: Fri Mar 18 2005 08:27:00

Arsene Wenger has given a thumbs down to England's tour of the USA at the end of May, claiming it will lead to player burn out.

Henry draws hope from last seasonupdated: Tue Mar 08 2005 03:27:00

Thierry Henry believes Arsenal can draw inspiration from the heroics of Monaco and Deportivo Coruna in last season's Champions League as they look to claw back a 3-1 deficit from the first leg against Bayern Munich on Wednesday.

Wenger defends non-English Arsenalupdated: Tue Feb 15 2005 16:28:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has defended his decision to field an entire squad without an English player in Monday's 5-1 win against Crystal Palace.

Campbell extends stay with Arsenalupdated: Fri Jan 21 2005 14:43:00

England centre half Sol Campbell has extended his contract with Arsenal for at least another two years, manager Arsene Wenger has revealed.

Gilberto not returning until Aprilupdated: Wed Jan 12 2005 10:52:00

Arsenal's injured midfielder Gilberto will not return to action for the Premier League champions until mid-April at the earliest.

Wenger fined over 'cheat' remarksupdated: Thu Dec 16 2004 11:13:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has been fined 15,000 pounds ($29,220) after being found guilty by the English Football Association of an improper conduct charge for accusing Ruud van Nistelrooy of "cheating".

Wenger ruling out goalkeeper swoopupdated: Fri Dec 10 2004 09:15:00

Arsene Wenger has ruled out a January transfer swoop for Australia's Mark Schwarzer or any of the other goalkeepers he has been linked with.

Manager Wenger will contest chargeupdated: Tue Nov 23 2004 08:06:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is to contest an English FA improper conduct charge arising from the 2-0 defeat to Manchester United last month.

Bergkamp in line for one-year dealupdated: Fri Nov 19 2004 13:47:00

Arsene Wenger says Arsenal could offer 35-year-old Dutch forward Dennis Bergkamp a new one-year contract for next season.

New Gilberto setback hits Arsenalupdated: Fri Nov 19 2004 13:32:00

Arsenal have suffered a new setback after midfielder Gilberto was potentially ruled out for the rest of the season due to a back injury.

Wenger charged over 'cheat' remarkupdated: Mon Nov 08 2004 12:12:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has been charged with improper conduct over his reported comment about Manchester United striker Ruud van Nistelrooy.

Campbell news adds to Arsenal woesupdated: Wed Nov 03 2004 07:19:00

Arsenal have suffered a major setback ahead of important domestic and European games as defender Sol Campbell has now been ruled out for a further three weeks with an Achilles injury.

Arsenal urged to use their headsupdated: Mon Nov 01 2004 11:42:00

Manager Arsene Wenger wants improvement in defense when Arsenal face Panathinaikos on Tuesday in their bid to reach the next stage of the Champions League.

Calf injury sees Campbell miss outupdated: Fri Oct 29 2004 12:05:00

Arsenal and England defender Sol Campbell has sustained a calf injury and will miss the Premier League match against Southampton on Saturday.

Row over Old Trafford 'food fight'updated: Tue Oct 26 2004 06:55:00

The English Football Association has launched an inquiry into the aftermath of Sunday's controversial clash between Manchester United and Arsenal, when an Arsenal player was alleged to have thrown soup and pizza at United manager Sir Alex Ferguson.

Wenger plans to sign Arsenal dealupdated: Fri Sep 24 2004 13:47:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has confirmed he has no desire to leave and plans to sign a new contract to keep him at Highbury until at least 2008.

Swede Ljungberg is Arsenal's worryupdated: Mon Sep 13 2004 13:15:00

Swedish midfielder Fredrik Ljungberg is Arsenal's main doubt for their opening Champions League group match against PSV Eindhoven at home on Tuesday.

Wenger concerned by Rooney dealupdated: Sat Sep 11 2004 07:21:00

Arsenal coach Arsene Wenger has voiced concerns about the deal that sent England striker Wayne Rooney from Everton to Manchester United, claiming the contract could cause a conflict of interest.

Arsenal trio may miss season startupdated: Fri Jul 30 2004 08:52:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says the Premier League champions may have to start the new season without Thierry Henry, Patrick Vieira and Sol Campbell.

Henry tonic for flagging Arsenalupdated: Thu Apr 08 2004 11:29:00

Thierry Henry is confident he will be fit for Arsenal's key Premier League clash with Liverpool on Friday, contrary to earlier reports that he would sit-out the Easter program.

Ljungberg faces a four week layoffupdated: Sat Apr 03 2004 09:25:00

The pain of Arsenal's FA Cup semi-final defeat by Manchester United was compounded by injuries to midfielder Fredrik Ljungberg and Spanish winger Jose Antonio Reyes.

Arsenal secure funding for stadiumupdated: Mon Feb 23 2004 08:02:00

Premiership leaders Arsenal have secured funding for a new 357-million-pound ($673m) stadium which will open for the start of the 2006/2007 season.

Wenger hits out at Real over Henryupdated: Wed Feb 11 2004 05:43:00

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger launched a scathing attack on Real Madrid after coach Carlos Queiroz went public that they wanted to sign his French star Thierry Henry.

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