With this, the north London club are without both first-choice full-backs in Bellerin and Nacho Monreal for the Milan outing, with the latter sustaining a back problem during the League Cup final against Manchester City last month.
Were Chelsea to finish in their current position come the end of the season - they are fifth as things stand, five points behind Spurs - they would have to win the Champions League to qualify for the competition next term.
Milan have been superb in defence recently, and they haven't conceded a goal since the first week of February.
That will be despite breaking their transfer record last summer and in January, and the club will surely have been expecting more.
Gattuso became Milan's coach in November, while Wenger took the reins at Arsenal in 1996 when Gattuso was only starting his playing career with Perugia. "I'll try and give my best as long as I am here".
And fans, a plurality of whom had begun to turn on their legendary manager some years ago, now number in the majority, with 88 per cent of members of the Arsenal Supporters' Trust voting to end Wenger's contract at the end of the season. They have interested owners whose line of communication to the fans has been to hire a club legend.
So [it is important] not to forget that we are good football players, but as well to fix reachable targets, be practical and pragmatic.
"The player has responsibility on the pitch and the boss has responsibility too" said Koscielny. What happens out there will tell us what we can do.
"Yeah it makes me a little bit think about previous year", Wenger said.
Communication is indeed key for an Arsenal side who look like a mess on the pitch at the moment.
Ultimately, the undeniable truth is that Wenger needs Arsenal more than they need him and that has been the case for quite some time now.
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