Let’s cheer on Bendtner against Tottenham today, even if he doesn’t care about Arsenal!

Nicklas Bendtner has started scoring a few goals for Sunderland recently, and all Arsenal fans will be hoping that he continues that run today when the Black Cats take on Spurs at the Stadium of Light and helps stop Arsenal’s bitter rivals from going ahead of the Gunners in the race for Third Place.

Bendtner himself though says that he is not aiming to help Arsenal, but simply trying to win more points for his new club. He said: “I have a lot of respect and feelings for Arsenal, yeah. I hope they do as well as they can, obviously.

Wenger – Newcastle will give you a big game, but Arsenal will win

Arsene Wenger is preparing for Arsenal’s Monday night meeting with Newcastle, and he is confident that the Gunners will win if they carry on playing at their excellent recent level of performances.

He was asked if he was surprised that Alan Pardew’s side are challenging for the European positions this season, and he is, and he isn’t!

“You could say that I am surprised if you look purely at the number of points they have. They were not expected there,” Wenger said.

“They have bought very well in a very efficient way. Some players have made a name now who were completely unknown at the start of the season.