As Rodriguez raced into the field, Musafi introduced down the Baggies attacker however he opted to get again to his toes briefly and shoot on objective.
His shot was once tipped onto the put up through Petr Cech and from the rebound Jake Livermore positioned his effort extensive.
After the fit, Wenger conceded his facet may have had a penalty awarded in opposition to them.
Wenger mentioned: ”Would [the West Brom penalty] had been given I wouldn’t have mentioned this is a scandal.
“Looking on the decision once more he made the precise decision [to play advantage].
“It is a hard decision as a result of if he does not give the benefit and he misses the penalty.
“You are never too honest. I believe he saw an opportunity he could score.”
West Brom boss Tony Pulis struggled to cover his disappointment with the decision, claiming Arsenal may have had a participant despatched off within the incident.
“It is a part of the sport and issues did not opt for us as of late,” Pulis mentioned.
“The good thing [with the challenge on Rodriguez] is that everyone has noticed it so I would not have to touch upon it.”
While Rodriguez felt it was once a penalty and he anticipated referee Bobby Madley to present the decision.
He informed Sky Sports: “I felt touch. I went down and anticipated the foul to be given nevertheless it wasn’t so I got again up. I wasn’t injured or harm. For me it was once a penalty, on occasion you get them on occasion you do not.
“I would not be rolling round seeking to get free-kicks. It is one in every of them issues however it is only tough as a result of in case you do get that objective, 1-Zero up it adjustments the sport.
“If I’ve the danger to attain and notice it It’s not that i am going to stick down and shy clear of it. You at all times have a dialog with the ref, we simply talked. It was once simply a kind of issues.
“I believed it was once in, it was once a really perfect save from the lad. The lads have labored extraordinarily onerous. We performed in point of fact neatly, particularly within the first part. We take the ones probabilities and are one or 2-0 up.”