Arsenal's inconsistent performances in the second half of the season led them to a second-placed finish last campaign and the same problem affected them this season, with 10 wins in their last l8 league fixtures dropping them to fifth position.
Ferguson, who battled against Wenger's Arsenal sides to win 10 of his 13 Premier League titles, questioned the short-term thinking that is creeping into football and urged clubs to plan for the long term when making their managerial decisions.
Alexis Sanchez is the Gunners highest goal scorer this season with 28 goals in all competitions for the club, and this qualifies the Chilean forward to score anytime in this meeting with Megabet at a price of (1.80) , but Romelu Lukaku is also expected to hand the Toffees their second straight win over Arsenal this season at odds of (2.75) . However, they will have an opportunity to end the season with silverware, albeit only the FA Cup again, as they fell way short of winning the title or the Champions League for yet another year.
Asked what Everton need to do to step things up given the way 2016-17 has gone, Koeman said: "We had a really strong home record, but I think we need to improve away, and we need to be more clinical, more productive".
Arsenal will look for a win to give ourselves a chance of snatching fourth place when we take on Everton at the Emirates on Sunday afternoon.
Arsenal head into the game one point behind fourth-placed Liverpool and are relying on the Reds to drop points against Middlesbrough at Anfield on Sunday afternoon.
With transfer speculation in full swing and ongoing suggestions that Wenger will remain at Arsenal, The Times claim that he expects to stay on having told close friends that a new deal will be announced after the FA Cup final against Chelsea on Saturday. But I'm not anxious, because I like to work with players who like to stay.
"If City and Liverpool do the job, Arsenal will finish (in a place) for the Europa League, and that is not good enough for them - everybody knows that", he said.