Arsenal - Wenger Wins Barclays Manager Of The Month Award
UK time is: 08:10:46
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Wenger Wins Barclays Manager Of The Month Award

In a month that saw Arsene Wenger`s position as manager of Arsenal Football Club called into question (by myself also), the Frenchman has scooped the "Barclay`s Premier League Manager of the Month" award.

Of course the games which caused many people to question the continued relationship with Arsene and Arsenal came in the FA Cup and Champions League as the Gunners crashed out of the former and were embarrassed in the first leg of the later. However his league performances have been outstanding.

Kicking of the month with what was a fairly disappointing 0-0 draw against Bolton at the Reebok, Gooners couldn't have guessed what was to come as the boys went on a 3 game winning streak in which we beat a tough Sunderland team at The Stadium of Light (thanks Thierry) and annihilated a struggling Blackburn side 7-1 at The Grove before blasting our arch rivals to smithereens (I love that word) last Sunday after going 2 goals down early in the first half.

If Arsene can keep up our current league form to the end of the season and clinch a place in the top four (top three would be huge) it will be considered a fairly successful season when you consider out start.

Hopefully Wenger will not be affected by the Manger of the Month curse and will go on to prove many Gooners (myself included) completely wrong and be the right man to lead Arsenal back to where we want to be.

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

The Journalist

Writer: Rocky7 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday March 2 2012

Time: 5:32PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Whats the Manager of the month curse?
Report Abuse
02/03/2012 20:04:00

Many Winners have gone on to have stinkers in ensuing fixtures sajit.
Report Abuse
02/03/2012 20:15:00

Nice to see Arsene helping out that batty old dear in the picture.
Report Abuse
02/03/2012 21:41:00

That's some good news. Its been a long time since he won it and one can't help but feel he has not been given a fair look in. Congratulations to the man.
Report Abuse
02/03/2012 22:03:00

Please don't talk about our chairman like that fcb.
Report Abuse
03/03/2012 00:43:00

Lol, Niko.
Report Abuse
03/03/2012 11:58:00


Have Your Say

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

Recent Arsenal Articles

Infographic - Most Fouled....Sánchez (Wednesday November 25 2015)

Stats: Arsenal v Dinamo Zagreb (Tuesday November 24 2015)

Match Preview Arsenal vs Zagreb (Tuesday November 24 2015)

Archived Arsenal Articles

List All Vital Arsenal Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Naijagunner 25
2. Galway Gooner 18
3. 0716389009 16
4. Wyn Mills 6
5. Afcdc 4
6. Guyfox 2
7. phreddy 2
8. Nwankwo25 2
9. Pat Rick 1
10. Will-i-am10 1

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Leicester City 13 8 4 1 8 28
2. Man Utd 13 8 3 2 10 27
3. Man City 13 8 2 3 14 26
4. Arsenal 13 8 2 3 12 26
5. Spurs 13 6 6 1 13 24
6. West Ham 13 6 3 4 4 21
7. Everton 13 5 5 3 8 20

Arsenal Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Video: Neil On Arsenal
» Norwich : 27/11/2015 06:00:01
» Liverpool : 26/11/2015 22:02:00
Buzz on the Spot - Juventus v City - The aftermath
» Man City : 26/11/2015 20:45:00
Pellegrini & Toure On Juventus Loss
» Man City : 26/11/2015 20:36:00
Ulloa Talks Manchester United
» Leicester City : 26/11/2015 19:35:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

MOTM vs Dinamo Zagreb
Suggested By:  
Cech 6%
Bellerin 0%
Kos 0%
BFG 0%
Monreal 3%
Flamini 0%
Cazorla 0%
Campbell 3%
Ozil 59%
Sanchez 29%
Giroud 0%
Debuchy 0%
Rambo 0%
Chambers 0%