Arsene Wenger is looking to end Arsenal’s trophy drought at Wembley in a competition that he has previously shown an element of disdain to in the past. The bookies feel it is a foregone conclusion on Sunday, with very few neutrals expecting Birmingham City to cause a shock.
In the papers this morning there has been a mixed bag of stories that includes the Glazers rule out sale; Mancini bemoans the fixture schedule in England, while West Ham are rocked by Faubert’s desire to quit Upton Park.
Glazers rule out United sale – Sky Sports
Mancini: Players treated like machines – Guardian
Wenger firm on Toral deal – Sky Sports
West Ham ‘less than 50-50’ to stay up – Guardian
Ferguson rules City out of title race – Guardian
Houllier: no chance of a ‘full English’ – Daily Telegraph