Arsenal knows its departure from the UEFA Champions League has to be a short one, and that keeping its two best attackers around is imperative. The contract status of both players has been a touchy one this season, and Sanchez especially has been linked with some of the biggest clubs in Europe (including London neighbors Chelsea).
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger believes his team's FA Cup win was the best presentation he could give for a new contract. Wenger's men claimed the trophy for the third time in four seasons with a 2-1 win over Chelsea at Wembley on Saturday. While that remains unclear, Wenger said the win against Chelsea was the perfect example of what Arsenal were capable of under his guidance.
The games are done. The season is over, and it ended on a high, which was nice after this winter, right? Anyway, now that the games aren’t coming fast and furious again until August, let’s talk a bit about what we just saw. And specifically, who we just saw doing it. Let’s vote on our Player Of The Season! There’s not really a prize for the players for this, except the prestige of knowing that The Short Fuse thinks the winner is the best Arsenal player of this season. And that’s not nothing! It’s not much, I grant you, but it’s not nothing. Anyway, who did you think was Arsenal’s player of the season this year? There’s no real hard and fast definition of POTY; we just want to know who you thought,