the number of youngsters Arsene Wenger sent out against Stoke in the fourth
round of the FA Cup, a certain amount of criticism directed at the Arsenal boss
was to be expected.
have a number of tough games coming up and there have been accusations that by
resting some of his more senior players, thereby prioritising the Premier
League over the Cup, Wenger has devalued the competition.
knows his squad better than anyone else and if he feels he has to protect
certain players with such a busy schedule coming up, then he is well within his
rights to do so.