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Sparky Puzzled By Wenger's Ungracious Comment

Sparky Puzzled By Wenger's Ungracious Comment

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Following the 3-0 Arsenal thrashing on Saturday, Manchester City boss Mark Hughes was slightly puzzled as to why Arsene Wenger said City did not deserve to win by three.

'City were flattered by that score' - Wenger

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Arsene Wenger

'We were good value' - Hughes

The video clip lasts 3 minutes 8 seconds.

Mark Hughes

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Writer:Tudor
Date:Monday November 24 2008
Time: 10:50AM

Comments

0
He really has no grace at all does he?
The Fear
24/11/2008 10:54:00
0
I would have said - sore looser!
Tudor
24/11/2008 10:57:00
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@rsehole Whinger strikes again. I just went over the highlights again and as Alan Hansen said in the Torygraph, it could have been 6-0. You will never see Wenger come out and say "we have been well beaten." At least he faces the press post game when he loses, unlike Taggart who sends out his assistant.
Johnny Baguette
24/11/2008 11:10:00
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Just what you would expect from whingeing Wenger.
alphieblues
24/11/2008 11:33:00
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I never like to make a total judgement on a game I haven't watched fully based on highlights, but Wenger is talking out of his derry-air here. I think Arsenal's problems are mounting and the first step to dealing with any problem is admitting it - in this case, admit they were well beaten and move on.
Naoise
24/11/2008 12:11:00
0
So we wont see Red Nose for a couple of weeks then spouting out his usual post match garbage.
Buzz Lightyear
24/11/2008 12:12:00
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I wouldn't take it too seriously, Wenger will know we were deservedly beaten. Hughes should have more experience and knowledge than tot ake it so personally, Wenger prizes loyalty above all else and he will never criticise his players in public. What people have to be smart enough to realise is that what a manager says to the press and what he actually thinks are often mutually exclusive. It wasn't the slagging off of City Hughes has made it out to be, he is just trying to protect his players from the criticism.
Little Dutch
24/11/2008 12:59:00
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Why is he surprised he's always like that,only surprising thing is you didn't win by more,well done again,wonderful to watch,you had so many options going forward
CoxintheBox
24/11/2008 14:20:00
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Becouse he was not wearing glasses in the game .
city 81
24/11/2008 14:41:00
0
flattered, his lot were battered!
merlin
24/11/2008 19:59:00
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