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Wenger: Hopefully we can make some more history

The club has always shown faith in me and I'm very grateful for that.

We have gone through fantastic periods and periods where we have to stick together and every time when that togetherness was tested I got the right response.

I think I have shown some loyalty as well towards this club and hopefully we can make some more history. I am sure we can.

– Arsene Wenger

Arsenal 'looking forward to more trophies' with Wenger

Sustained excellence is the hardest thing to achieve in sport and the fact Arsenal has competed at the top of the game in England and Europe throughout the time Arsène has been manager, is the ultimate testimony to his consistency of performance, talent and ambition.

We are delighted with the FA Cup success which has added to his already outstanding record. Under his guidance we look forward to adding more trophies in future seasons.

– Stan Kroenke, Arsenal’s majority shareholder

Arsenal 'delighted' that Wenger has renewed contract

We are delighted that Arsene has renewed his contract for a further three years.

He is a man of principle, who lives and breathes Arsenal. He has established Arsenal for its exciting playing style around the world, continues his commitment to young players and has the ability to bring top-class players to the club.

I have no doubt we have an exciting future ahead of us with him leading the team.

– Arsenal Chairman, Sir Chips Keswick


Kieran Gibbs set to return after joining full training

Full-back Kieran Gibbs has not played since the FA Cup semi-final penalty shoot-out win over Wigan because of a hamstring injury. He is set to return this weekend having joined full training again.

Kieran Gibbs Credit: PA Wire

Arsene Wenger added: "We go there to try to win the game. We want to finish on a high. We want to make 79 points, as I said last week, to make it as tight as possible to the top.

"I think we had a good away season apart from some big games, but overall we were very consistent away from home and it is important we finish well away from home."

Jack Wilshere could return against Norwich City

Jack Wilshere is set to return to the Arsenal squad for the final Barclays Premier League match of the season at Norwich. The midfielder has not featured since suffering a fractured foot suffered during a friendly against Denmark on March 5.

Jack Wilshere Credit: Press Association

Speaking today, Arsene Wenger said: "We have everybody who played against West Brom available. We could have the return of (Aaron) Ramsey and Wilshere could be in the squad as well for Sunday. I don't know (how much game-time Wilshere will get). He will be ready for the World Cup."

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