Robbie Savage sends blunt warning to Arsenal ahead of Leicester clash

Robbie Savage has a warning for Arsene Wenger...

The Sport Review staff
By    

Robbie Savage has warned that Arsenal cannot afford to blow their hopes of winning the Premier League title this season.

The Gunners are currently third in the Premier League table as they prepare for Sunday’s crunch clash with Leicester City at Emirates Stadium.

The north London side have not won the top-flight crown since their famous unbeaten triumph in the 2003-04 season and are being tipped by many to be on course towards ending their long wait for the trophy this season.

And Savage has warned that Gunners boss Arsene Wenger will have “nowhere to hide” if he fails to steer his side to the title this season.

Writing in his column for the Daily Mirror, Savage said: “Arsene Wenger will run out of excuses, and have nowhere to hide, if Arsenal bottle another title ­challenge. What valid excuses can Wenger possibly offer if the Gunners come up short again?

“He’s had £200m in the bank, he has nicked Petr Cech off Chelsea for buttons and, more than once, Arsenal have been sitting pretty at the top this season.

“If they blow it again, you wonder if Wenger will ever win another league title.”

MORE: The latest Arsenal news and views

MORE: The latest Arsenal player tweets

Arsenal, who finished third and won the FA Cup last season, take on Barcelona in the last 16 of the Champions League later this month.

The Gunners know that victory over Leicester on Sunday will move them two points off top spot heading into the final 12 games of the season.

MORE: 10 players Man United could sign in the summer transfer window

MORE: Arsenal player wages 2017: Do you know how much Xhaka, Ozil and Coquelin earn each week?

MORE: Do you know the top Muslim footballers in the Premier League?

MORE: Back to The Sport Review homepage

MORE: Man United latest news

MORE: Arsenal latest news

MORE: Chelsea latest news

MORE: Liverpool latest news

The Sport Review
Roger Federer and Tomas Berdych join forces in Prague to launch first Laver Cup
Slideshow
The Sport Review
Top 25 most stylish footballers: Arsenal, Man Utd, Chelsea and Liverpool stars feature
The Sport Review
Arsenal WAGs 2017: Meet Granit Xhaka, Shkodran Mustafi and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain’s wives and girlfriends
The Sport Review
12 young Arsenal players who fans should get excited about
The Sport Review
Top 40 Muslim footballers: Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool and Man Utd stars feature
The Sport Review
Top 25 Muslim football players in Premier League: Arsenal, Liverpool, Man Utd and Chelsea stars feature
The Sport Review
Man United WAGs: Meet Ander Herrera, Juan Mata and David De Gea’s girlfriends
The Sport Review
Chelsea WAGs: Meet David Luiz, Oscar and Willian’s wives and girlfriends
The Sport Review
Photo: Eden Hazard shows off new tattoo and drops hint about Chelsea future
The Sport Review
Photo: Antonio Valencia works out with Ander Herrera to provide Man United fitness boost
The Sport Review
Photo: Man United’s Jose Mourinho sends heartfelt message to Claudio Ranieri after Leicester sacking