It's Important My Goalkeepers Have Clarity - Arsene Wenger Confirms David Ospina Selection

Jessica Allison
February 23, 2018

Manchester Citys shock defeat to Wigan in last nights fifth round FA Cup tie is probably the worst thing that could have happened for Arsenals hopes.

More team news ahead of Sunday's clash comes in the form of Aaron Ramsey's return to training following a two week lay off after picking up a groin injury. "It depends how well he can improve his intensity of training until Sunday". "Because the young players who have played have always done well".

"Today we would say that certainly he will not be available even for the next game against Ostersunds".

Elsewhere, Santi Cazorla remains sidelined with a long-term Achilles problem.

Ainsley Maitland-Niles could start again in the centre of midfield alongside Mohamed Elneny.

They will be wary too of an Arsenal side who, despite their lack of a credible title challenge in recent years, have made a habit of rising to the occasion in big one-off finals. The Englishman is likely to see his place in the line-up taken by Brazilian defender Danilo.

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Sigourney posted the third best score in qualifying with 90.60, with Drew right behind her in fourth at 86.00. I had a moment when I fell and I was just sliding backwards and I looked back up and I was like: 'You did it.

The manager has highlighted that Europa League is an important competition for the club, although they want to get back into the Champions League. They won the game played at Wembley. Claudio Bravo was the hero, saving two spot-kicks to help his side win 4-1 on penalties to reach the quarter-finals.

The Gunners are 3-0 up from the first leg in Sweden last week as they bid to progress as far as possible in Europe's second tier club competition.

London-based media reveals that Guardiola spent some time with Wenger to discuss a move to Arsenal.

Arsene Wenger has played relatively weakened sides in Europe this season, but which his side now sitting in sixth position, eight points behind the fourth an final Champions League qualifying spot.

Wenger has conceded that the Spaniard has achieved more in football than him, adding that former Barcelona coach has cut a niche of his own understanding of football.

"Arsenal grabbed a point from both league fixtures with Chelsea this season, hosted Liverpool in a 3-3 thriller and beat Tottenham 2-0 at the Emirates in November".

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