The interim boss had said the player was absent at Aston Villa at the weekend after telling him he did not want to be in the squad.
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Suspended Wales coach Ryan Giggs’ trial on charges of domestic violence will not take place before the team plays in the World Cup playoffs in March. A backlog of cases at Manchester Crown Court means no courtroom is available to take the case until Aug. 8, a judge said Tuesday. The trial involving Giggs had been fixed to start next week. Wales plays Austria in Cardiff in the World Cup playoffs on March 24. If the Welsh win, they will play either Scotland or Ukraine ag
The Gunners successfully appealed to the Premier League to have Sunday’s north London derby away to Tottenham called off.