Date: 17th March 2018 at 5:28am
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are entering the business end of the season in a disappointing position, as find themselves way behind in the race for a top-four finish in the Premier League.

Arsene Wenger’s side lost the Carabao Cup final to and also suffered a premature exit in the Cup at the hands of Nottingham Forest, leaving the Gunners’ objective firmly orientated around the Europa League.

now have eight matches left to turn their campaign around in the Premier League and Wenger has admitted that his side need a miracle to achieve a return to the Champions League through that passage.

Speaking to reporters after the Gunners’ 3-1 victory over AC Milan at Stadium, the Frenchman said:

“For the climate around the team, it was a vital result.¬†We have targets to finish as close as possible to the top four, and why not benefit from a miracle? But as well, focus on the quarter-final now.”

face after the international break, before then clashing with other relegation strugglers in the form of Southampton, United and West Ham.