Found August 29, 2013 on Afrikan Soccer:
PLAYERS: Arsene Wenger
Former Ivorian forward Gervinho Former Arsenal winger Gervinho has criticised former manager Arsene Wenger for his lack of confidence in him. The Ivory Coast international who has joined AS Roma believes that playing well is based on confidence and that the 63-year-old gave the winger none of that at the Emirates Stadium. However, Gervinho did admit that Wenger was a good coach and that the 27-year-old felt he took some positives from the time in north London. Watch Gervinho criticise Arsene Wenger at his AS Roma press conference:

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