The major blow for Arsenal could be the potential absence of Alexis Sanchez who suffered a knock in the club's 4-1 win against Stoke City. I'm not influenced by that at all, all I do is give my best.
Whether or not they finish in the top four and secure a spot in UEFA Champions League, however, is no longer in the Gunners' hands - they sit in fifth place, four points behind Liverpool, with a game in hand and two morePremier League matches to play.
As things now stand, the league table looks like this and barring a remarkable Man City collapse in their last two games vs West Brom and Watford, it's looking like Wenger's golden streak of Champions League football will be coming to an end.
He admitted he would be a West Ham United fan on Sunday as Liverpool bid to keep ahead of Arsenal in the race for the top four. We have 69 points, on Tuesday [Wednesday AEST] will look to make it 72. I am in sport, I love sport, I give 24 hours a day for what I love and all the rest ...
Pardew thinks Wenger's switch is the reason Arsenal are still in with a chance of qualifying for the Champions League. "But I have no special opinion on that".
Wenger said he was "not in politics" when asked if such a move represented the values he believes Arsenal stand for but did quip it would take a "rich one" to send the missive into the skies.
"I think that he has blossomed in this position now and overall he enjoys it".
"The Frenchman, whose side face Chelsea in the FA Cup final later this month, said: "(After) what we have seen this season, I congratulate Chelsea for what they have done, but you see as well, when they play in Europe it will be a different story.
Third-bottom Hull City trail Swansea by four points and will be all but relegated if they do not win at Crystal Palace - who are level on points with Swansea - on Sunday.
After Olivier Giroud's 42nd-minute opener, the pair combined for a sensational second - Sanchez's pinpoint pass finding Ozil in the box and the German obliged with a lovely dink beyond Jack Butland.
Stoke hit back though a controversial 67th-minute Peter Crouch effort, which saw him appear to divert the ball in with his arm, before goals from Alexis Sanchez in the 76th minute and Giroud 10 minutes from time wrapped things up for the visitors. Sanchez was excellent and just before he was due to come off injured, he popped up and scored the third goal.
"I don't know what it was, but he's a fighter and found the resources to score an excellent goal after".
This bet has paid out in eight of the Gunners' last nine home league matches and 13 times overall this term at the Emirates, making it a shrewd selection for the game on Tuesday night.
The Welsh rider was second in the standings at the start of the stage but went on to finish over five minutes behind the leader. Welshman Thomas stayed down for several minutes before being able to continue and later revealed his shoulder had "popped out".
South African Luvo Manyonga broke the Diamond League record with a massive jump of 8.61m in Shanghai on Saturday. Nine Jamaicans will participate in the event that follows the opening Diamond League meeting in Doha last week.
GameStop recently replenished its Nintendo Switch stock, but once again the gaming retailer trapped the device inside of a bundle. The last sandbox-style Mario game was " Super Mario Sunshine " which released back in 2002.
Reports say production had been halted at Renault's Sandouville plant in northern France and its Novo Mesto facility in Slovenia. In the United Kingdom , the ransomware made headlines on Friday when it disrupted Britain's National Health Service.
President Donald Trump will visit the Vatican and meet with Pope Francis May 24 as part of his first foreign trip as president. As of April, the White House had not approached the Holy See for an audience with the pope during Trump's trip.
The takeaway: "It's a lot like Trump's executive orders that talk a lot but didn't do much", according to the former US official. Ricketts has visited China in each of the past two years to urge the Chinese government to reopen its market.
A Rocket win tonight takes the two to an "all or nothing, victor take all" seventh game Sunday back in San Antonio . Only spurs shooting guard Danny Green and power forward LaMarcus Aldridge have started all 12 games this playoffs.
North Korea on Friday slammed the United States Congress for passing a new law to tighten sanctions against the Pyongyang regime. The talks, which are held intermittently, are an informal opportunity for the two sides to exchange opinions and concerns.
Interestingly, General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) has also invested about $500 million into Lyft a year ago . Waymo is seeking a preliminary injunction to block Uber from using the allegedly stolen information.
The continuation of a long and glorious streak of Champions League qualification is entirely out of Arsenal's hands. As the Premier League reaches its penultimate weekend, issues could be settled at both ends of the table.
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USA airplane laptop ban could be extended to Europe
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With Man City, them and Arsenal, one of them won't make the top four. I'm glad to be starting and providing chances for the boys". It can't be any bigger", he said.
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