QPR midfielder Joey Barton feels Arsenal’s current crop have ‘no spine or character’. Queens Park Rangers midfielder Joey Barton has criticized Arsene Wenger ahead of tomorrow’s London derby with Chelsea raising doubts about their strength in characters. Arsenal, who last lifted the league title back in 2004, have just a solitary win and 16 losses in their last 20 away games against the top five in the past five campaigns. Last season they were humbled 6-0 by Jose Mourinho’s side in Arsene Wenger’s 1000th game in charge. Sunday’s clash marks the 18th year in charge as Arsenal boss for Arsene Wenger but Barton feels that rival managers have “had Wenger on toast”. Speaking to BBC Radio 5 live, Barton said, “In big games they get under his skin and work them out tactically. The poor away record against rival clubs is probably the reason they haven’t won a title for years. Nobody can criticize Wenger on the job he has […]

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