Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola says Arsene Wenger is right to think a top-four Premier League finish is like winning a trophy.
Wenger first made the claim in early 2012, insisting after an FA Cup defeat at Sunderland that "the first trophy is to finish in the top four".
The Frenchman and Arsenal as a club have been mocked for that belief ever since, even as they won back-to-back FA Cups in 2014 and 2015.
But Guardiola is completely in agreement with Wenger due the quality of competition for the top positions in England.
The Catalan did refute the idea that he would rather finish in the top four t win the FA Cup - with City set to meet Arsenal later this month - but he did reassert his belief that finishing in the top four is crucial.
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