Tim Sherwood has hailed Arsene Wenger as he tries to shock his rival in the FA Cup final and create a new era at Aston Villa.
The Villa boss believes the Frenchman’s critics should lay off ahead of Saturday’s final against Arsenal.
The Wembley showdown will be just Sherwood’s 44th match as a manager while Wenger has taken charge of 1,065 during his 19-year Gunners reign.
The holders face Villa aiming to defend the trophy they won last season to end a nine-year drought and Sherwood believes Wenger remains one of the best.
He said: “You have got to be careful what you…