PAUL MERSON COLUMN: Arsenal have no ambition under Wenger, Southgate not ruthless enough
Wenger has done fantastic things for the club and 20 years at one club is an incredible achievement. But it’s too long.
Any other big club would have sacked him by now. Arsenal should be in the title race every year. They should be fighting for it every April.
But there’s not been too many years like that. They haven’t won the league in 12 years.
They haven’t won a single European trophy since the team I played in won the Cup Winners Cup 22 years ago.
He’s had 20 chances and failed every time. That’s not good enough for Arsenal.
When they last won the league, they did it without losing a... read more
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