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Wenger accepts Wilshere dismissal

16 Oct 2010 19:13:00

Wenger accepts Wilshere dismissal

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger conceded Jack Wilshere deserved to be sent off for his challenge on Nikola Zigic in the 2-1 win over Birmingham.The 18-year-old's studs were showing as he clattered into the Serbian striker. "It looked to me a red card," said Wenger. "He [Wilshere] mistimed the tackle. His first touch let him down." The challenge angered Blues boss Alex McLeish, who said: "It was a bad tackle. Zigic was lucky not to get a very badly damaged leg." The match was well into stoppage-.... read more


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