UK time is: 17:12:51
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Wenger Overjoyed At Final

Arsene Wenger has admitted that he is overjoyed at Arsenal's progression in Europe and our first ever final.

Arsenal knocked out Villarreal to reach their first final, and now Wenger believes there's no reason why we can't go on and win it.

'There has been a big doubt about Arsenal in Europe for years, even when we were dominating the championship,' said the French tactician.

'That's why I am very happy to get to the final when nobody expected us to and with a side who had no chance at the start.

'We have knocked Real Madrid, Juventus and Villarreal out and we have every right to believe we can win the final.

'Domestically we have done very well but at European level we have just been a fraction out.

'Overall, I always feel it is difficult to win everything every year.

'We have been in the FA Cup every year; we have done well in the championship in the last 10 years - and now we have a good opportunity to show we have got it in Europe.'




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!


Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Rocky7 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday May 3 2006

Time: 8:27PM

Your Comments

He should be overjoyed and so am i and the arsenal fans.Wenger has been the fisrt arsenal manager to take us to the final.Theres no reason he shouldnt be overjoyed.
kenyanrudeboy
Warranted! Joy on merit! A feat worth celebrating and enjoying. Who in his right frame of mind wouldn't. With you AW.
SWPACIFIC
It is wonderful that we have made it to the final despite all the difficulties that we have experienced this season. Great achievement and breaking the clean sheet record along the way. However, the boys need to play a lot better than the Villareal game against Barca on 17th. Lehman's penalty save will definitely be the save of the season for me.
HK_Gunner
this is exactly what wenger has been working towards, this is his dream, hope we can do it for him, he definetly deserves it
jsimmon6
It's taken a few years to get the squad that can play at both premier and euro levels. He's a very shrewd manager. I'm sure you will do well in the final. I hope you win it. Good luck.
FEn_100
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Articles

Will I Leave? I Want A New Contract! (Wednesday April 23 2014)

Diaby Is Back & Ready To Play (Wednesday April 23 2014)

Stats: Hull City v Arsenal (Sunday April 20 2014)

Team News: Hull City vs Arsenal (Sunday April 20 2014)

Match Discussion - Hull City (a) (Friday April 18 2014)

So it's OK to dive sometimes? (Wednesday April 16 2014)

Archived Articles

List All Vital Arsenal Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Amos. 94
2. Naijagunner 64
3. Rocky7 45
4. Galway Gooner 39
5. paul_ownz 39
6. shewore 37
7. Merlion96 19
8. Nwankwo25 17
9. Joe_@** 16
10. Guyfox 12

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Hull City 0 - 3 Arsenal
Arsenal 3 - 1 West Ham
Everton 3 - 0 Arsenal
Arsenal 1 - 1 Man City
Arsenal 2 - 2 Swansea
Chelsea 6 - 0 Arsenal

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Liverpool 35 25 5 5 52 80
2. Chelsea 35 23 6 6 41 75
3. Man City 34 23 5 6 56 74
4. Arsenal 35 21 7 7 21 70
5. Everton 35 20 9 6 23 69
6. Spurs 35 19 6 10 2 63
7. Man Utd 34 17 6 11 16 57

Breaking League News

Which One?
Chelsea : 24/04/2014 17:08:00
Moyes?
Spurs : 24/04/2014 16:29:00
Pardew A Symptom Of The Ashley Era
Newcastle : 24/04/2014 14:54:00
NUFC Summer Uncertainty
Newcastle : 24/04/2014 14:26:00
Glazers to the Rescue
Man Utd : 24/04/2014 13:04:00
The Perfect Summary!
Man Utd : 24/04/2014 13:03:00
Martinez Interested in United Duo?
Man Utd : 24/04/2014 13:02:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

MOTM vs Hull City
Suggested By:  
Szczesny 3%
Sagna 0%
Mertesacker 0%
Koscielny 6%
Monreal 0%
Arteta 6%
Rambo 43%
Ozil 12%
Cazorla 0%
Podolski 18%
Giroud 6%
Flamini 0%
Ox 0%
Sanogo 6%