Yet though the victory put United in pole position for a second-place finish, with 77 points with three games remaining, Romelu Lukaku's foot injury in the second half is of concern with the FA Cup final on May 19th.
"There are some great clubs and some fantastic competition in the Premier League now, but United against Arsenal was great for the game". Arsenal are preparing the return leg of the Europa League semifinals at Atlético, so Wenger benched most of his starting XI to play young legs instead.
Before the match, Wenger was presented with a gift by Sir Alex Ferguson in recognition of his 22-year stint at Arsenal.
According to several reports former Arsenal players who have played over 100 games for the Gunners have been given invites to attend the last home game of Wenger in charge of Arsenal.
The result ensured Arsenal can not finish above north London rival Tottenham and guaranteed United a top-four finish and a spot in next season's Champions League.
'He was one of the players Monaco did not want to sell, so we never made an approach for him'.
"In my time, we had a few arguments but I always did really respect the man because he did a fantastic job at his club".
I would say our central defence has done well. We had a lot of chances, we were pushing, Fellaini came on and we know his ability, his quality in the box. "When I won the leagues, the leagues were more important for me". "I hope I play against him again". "For him to be out is not okay; he wants to play all the time, he's never exhausted". It was a good ball, I tried to flick it and it was a goal.
"I can see him managing a whole club, not a director".