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Wenger's Comments Were 'Excessive'

Wenger's Comments Were 'Excessive'

Arsene Wenger has issued a statement regarding comments made directly after the game this afternoon and admitted he may have been a bit excessive.

The Arsenal gaffer said that Martin Taylor should never play football again after a reckless tackle left Eduardo fighting for his football career.

After quiet reflection Wenger admits he may have been hasty in his comments and conceded it was in the heat of the moment.

"It was a highly emotional afternoon and we were all shocked by the injury to Eduardo,' he said. 'On reflection, I feel that my comments about Martin Taylor were excessive. I said what I did immediately after the game, in the heat of the moment."

Wenger's latest statement only goes to prove what many Gooners have been saying all night, that he is only human. A concept completely lost on many rival fans hell bent on smearing Arsene Wenger's name as much as possible.

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Date:Saturday February 23 2008
Time: 10:57PM


Funny, I was SO feckin sure he didn´t see it.
Blue is the colour
23/02/2008 23:01:00
Oh you're sooooo funny. Even after critising him earlier for his comments, when he admits he's wrong it's not good enough for you. Get a life.
23/02/2008 23:06:00
***** off you *****er. this is obviously a delicate issue and you come here for a bit of provocation. go crawl into a hole and die.
wade p kun
23/02/2008 23:07:00
Sooooo, where is the apology?
Blu Soulja
23/02/2008 23:13:00
He needs to apologise for being human? Where's Taylor apology for wrecking Dudu's leg?
23/02/2008 23:17:00
I don't see you bitching about that.
23/02/2008 23:17:00
That's cos I think Taylor WILL apologise. He definitely should. But so should the Whiner.
Blu Soulja
23/02/2008 23:19:00
Fair play to him. End of story. If Wenger should apologise, by your 'logic,' so should Taylor, McLeish and Steve Bruce for saying 'didn't feel much contact' to his boss, 'I've seen the challenge and, yes, the studs land on Eduardo's ankle. In slow motion these tackles always look bad but he's not a malicious player - Eduardo was just too quick for him' and 'some may not even think it's a yellow card' respectively, just for the record.
Lou the Gunneress
23/02/2008 23:20:00
B.I.T.C You are a big man. You like running your mouth on every Arsenal post trying to stir things up from behind your screen. I bet you wouldnt say half the things you say face to face with an arsenal fan. Why are you such a bitter scum bag? answer me that
23/02/2008 23:20:00
paul_owns, probably for the same reason that all you lot are.
Blu Soulja
23/02/2008 23:22:00
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