Burnley picked up maximum points at Turf Moor on Saturday as they beat Leicester City 2-1. They're now preparing for a semi-final clash with Atletico Madrid and Cech claims the competition is causing issues for their domestic form.
Wenger's men played out a 2-2 draw with CSKA Moscow in mid-week to qualify for the semi-finals of the Europa League. "What you want is to help the referee, unfortunately the Premier League has decided not to go for VAR".
Tottenham's defeat to Manchester City means the Blues are now seven points off a top-four spot.
After taking the lead, the visitors took control of the game for the next ten minutes or so and they nearly got a second goal when a good passing move ended with Alex Iwobi forcing a good save from Martin Dúbravka.More news: Facebook class action looms over facial recognition software
There have always been calls for Arsene Wenger to be sacked or resign from the London club after managing for over 20 years.
Matt Ritchie who scored the victor for Newcastle United in the 68th minute ignored Aubameyang's greeting and instead embraced fellow goalscorer Ayoze Perez on St James' Park pitch.
Jonjo Shelvey's long pass picked out Dwight Gayle in the Arsenal area and, with Gunners defender Shkodran Mustafi out of position, he was able to lay off to DeAndre Yedlin.
Premier League clubs voted against the usage of VAR from next season at a shareholders meeting last week.More news: Premier league giants given the go-ahead to sign Real Madrid star
Rafa Benitez has admitted that moves have been made to keep him at Newcastle beyond the end of next season, and spoke about being proud that his management record has seen him linked to the Arsenal job.
"I believe as well that this week we had to give a lot on Thursday night and the players who played on Thursday night you could see the game was a bit in their legs".
Benitez, who celebrates his 58th birthday today, said: 'We were not expecting to be in the top ten but at the same time I said we were dreaming, but we were awake and thinking that we could do it.More news: Apple may debut its own news subscription service within the next year