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Midnight Thoughts #3: #WENGEROUT

I used to be a staunch  #wengerin guy. Over the years, awful signings, or the lack thereof, lack-luster results every year, I still strongly believe Wenger is the right man for the job. Prior to the 2016/2017 season, we got to play champions league football every single year. With players like Denilson, Chamakh, Squillaci, Frimpong, Park Chu Yong, we are still a Top-4 club in the league every season. Also, it's not like Wenger never spends on players at all. He was unable to do that years before due to financial difficulties after the move to the Emirates Stadium. Right now, he's able to bring in players like Ozil, Alexis, Cech, and more recently Lacazette to the club.

Then came 2017. For the first time in 20 years, Arsenal was unable to qualify for the Champions League. However, Wenger was able to bring the team for another FA Cup win, that's 3 cup wins in 4 years. Gotta admit that was some amazing record. Everybody actually thought he was going to resign after the cup w…