Arsenal fighting to stave off Champions League 'disappointment'

Arsenal fighting to stave off Champions League 'disappointment'

Fifth-placed Arsenal are in contention to finish in the top four on the final day of the season, but results must go their way, before they then face Chelsea in the FA Cup final on May 27.

Sanchez, who is contracted until mid-2018, has constantly been linked with a move away from the Emirates Stadium.

The Frenchman has never failed to qualify for Europe's premier competition during his 20-year tenure at Arsenal, but they have to win their remaining two league matches and hope for a slip-up from Manchester City or Liverpool to continue that proud record.

Alexis Sanchez has refused to give a clear indication with regards to his Arsenal future despite reports suggesting that he will leave the club if they fail to achieve Champions League qualification.

"That's the nice thing I heard Jurgen Klopp say".

"Nobody questions his desire and his quality".

Arsenal attacker Alexis Sanchez is demanding a massive wage packet of £300,000-a-week and Champions League football if he is to stay at the North London club, according to a report.

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Those first 10 minutes should have been a disaster for such a plan. "They can slow it down, they can accelerate", said Boucher. A series of unlikely and freaky events can conspire to lead a largely unheralded team to a surprising Stanley Cup title.

He told Sky Sports: "I don't think there are a lot of players like him and a player like this who can be the difference during the game, it's rare". It's not important what the individual player wants, all that counts is the team.

This year Arsenal must again rely on an upset to finish in the top four.

However, creeping past an already-relegated side is unlikely to appease the unhappy Arsenal fans who believe Wenger is not the man to take them forward.

"I'm surprised all of a sudden it becomes a big deal. If we win we know the most we will be behind is one point, so let's see what happens". Other scores which might make this scenario possible are: Arsenal draw 2-2 and Liverpool lose 3-1, a 3-3 Gunners draw and Middlesbrough win 4-2 against the Reds.

But Sunderland boss David Moyes claimed those remarks were ill-judged. "I'd hate anyone questioning whether we would chuck a game", Moyes said.

In the mad world of football, Arsene Wenger is in contention to be the Premier League's manager of the month after leading Arsenal to wins over Manchester United, Southampton, Stoke and now Sunderland - when they scored 10 goals and conceded one.

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