What Was Wenger Thinking? Twitter Reacts To Coquelin’s PSG Performance

Many questions came up after Arsenal released their team selection for the trip to PSG, but one name stood out from the bunch more than any other.

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Having rested Granit Xhaka at the weekend, 99% of Gunners fans were not expecting to see Francis Coquelin in the starting XI, and Wenger’s decision backfired massively.

It’s just another one of Wenger’s moves to try and be clever/faithful to Coquelin who helped us out in a time of need through his sheer willingness to commit to a tackle in any position.

However, the time for aggression is over and following his typical 20th minute yellow card, Coquelin resorted to playing a cautious 71 minutes before being replaced by Xhaka.

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