What the papers say: Wenger takes the blame for Cup exit

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The Sun - Wenger: Blame me for Cup KO
ARSENE WENGER insists he is to blame for Arsenal crashing out of the FA Cup at Stoke.

The Daily Mirror - Wenger: I rested stars to keep title challenge alive
Arsene Wenger admitted that the lure of his first title for six years forced him to take an FA Cup gamble that failed spectacularly.

The Daily Mail - Arsene Wenger takes the blame as under-strength Arsenal suffer FA Cup KO at Stoke
Arsenal Wenger blamed himself as Arsenal were muscled out of the FA Cup by Stoke City on Sunday afternoon.

ARSENE WENGER has promised to have all guns blazing for a massive attack on Premier League title glory.

The Times - Ricardo Fuller heads off challenge from vulnerable Arsenal
This is an FA Cup full of surprises - Manchester United, Liverpool and now Arsenal, all gone by the end of January - but the manner of this defeat was less of a shock.

The Independent - We gambled and we lost, says Wenger
Arsene Wenger insisted last night that he had no regrets, having gambled on the weakened side which was bundled out of the FA Cup 3-1 by Stoke City.


The Guardian - Arsène Wenger defends team selection after FA Cup defeat by Stoke
Arsène Wenger said he had little choice but to field a weakened side as Arsenal were knocked out of the FA Cup by Stoke City. The Gunners went down 3-1 at the Britannia Stadium in their fourth-round tie and Wenger conceded that his youthful side could not cope with the hosts' physical style.

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