Vital Football

Latest Birmingham City News

Wenger Agrees Wilshire Should Have Walked Shock.

Wenger Agrees Wilshire Should Have Walked Shock.

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said after the 2-1 win over unlucky Birmingham that he thought Jack Wilshere deserved his red card.

Wilshire put in just the sort of tackle that Wenger moans about when committed by other clubs, he received a straight red and a three match ban, but unusually, Wenger agreed with the decision instead of pretending he saw nothing.

Wenger said: 'He mistimed his tackled and got a red card, which he deserved.

'Jack has acknowledged he deserved it, but he did not spend his whole game trying to kick people, he was one of the best players on the pitch. It was more of frustration and did not want to hurt the player, but we do not complain about the red card.'



Join us on FACEBOOK



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

Writer:Foxxy
Date:Sunday October 17 2010
Time: 6:09PM

Comments

0
Cant believe it, wenger being honest for once, is it april fools day or summat?
Big Trev
17/10/2010 20:36:00
0
Wenger doesn't just complain when it happens to his players, he wants bad tackles out of the game irrespective of who commits them. It wouldn't have taken you much research to find this quote from him 3 weeks ago, "'I do not say I get an unfair press, it`s not about me this story, it`s about the players who play football with the right intention. Don't take me wrong we make as well sometimes bad fouls and I have the same responsibility than you.'
Little Dutch
18/10/2010 08:10:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Birmingham City Articles

EFL Agreements For 2018/19

With yesterday's news about the EFL agreeing on an early closure of the summer transfer window from last season, a few other things were voted on as well.

You're Banned & You Know You Are Kieftenbeld - 23/2/18

Birmingham City's Maikel Kieftenbeld will be out of action this week as he serves an automatic suspension.

EFL Clubs Agree Early Transfer Window Closure

Within the last hour the EFL have confirmed that member clubs have agreed to changes to the summer transfer window deadline and from next season...

Club 'considering a replacement' for Steve Cotterill

Birmingham City are 'considering a replacement' for Steve Cotterill, according to Football League journalist Alan Nixon

Birmingham City Archived Articles

Vital Birmingham articles from

Site Journalists

Tom Heslop
Editor email
Profile
Christopher Handy
no email
Profile
Saskia Bowes
no email
Profile
Rob Wildey
no email
Profile
Luke Turner
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Brentford MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Stockdale36%
Colin6%
Roberts6%
Dean13%
Bramall0%
Lowe0%
Ndoye6%
Maghoma0%
Gardner13%
Boga0%
Gallagher0%
Sub - Jota20%
Sub - Adams0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Birmingham City Results (view all)

Birmingham City Fixtures

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Ohio33
2.David Village27
3.Bluesince198027
4.Rob Wildey110
5.greatsince684
6.WayCoolBlue3
7.pippy992
8.Ben23BCFC2
9.Zulublue1
The Vital Football Members League