Tag: Arsene Wenger

Arsene Wenger said Cristiano Ronaldo has worn Arsenal’s jersey before Sir Ferguson snatched him away

Former Arsenal coach, Arsene Wenger said he was on the verge of signing Cristiano Ronaldo before the former coach of Manchester United, Sir Alex Ferguson jumped on the deal. Between 2002 and 2003, Ronaldo was one of the most promising youngsters in Portuguese football. Most big clubs in Europe wanted his services including Arsenal and […]

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Arsene Wenger claims Super League intended to destroy Premier League

Former Arsenal Manager, Arsene Wenger claimed that the failed European Super League intended to destroy the English Premier League. Recall that when the European Super League was announced on Sunday, April 18, six Premier League clubs – Chelsea, Manchester United, Manchester City, Liverpool, Arsenal, and Tottenham Hotspur, were among the 12 top European clubs that […]

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Arsene Wenger says Arsenal almost signed Kylian Mbappe, Ronaldo, and Lionel Messi

The former manager of Arsenal, Arsene Wenger has confirmed that the North London club almost signed Kylian Mbappe, Cristiano Ronaldo, and Lionel Messi during his era. The French tactician coached Arsenal between 1996 and 2018. During his time at the club, he was known for signing some talented youngsters across the world and groomed them […]

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Arsene Wenger regrets that Jamie Vardy rejected “a lot of money” Arsenal offered to him

The former manager of Arsenal football club, Arsene Wenger has revealed that he regretted that he was not able to ensure that Jamie Vardy joined Arsenal in 2016. The 71-year-old retired tactician stressed that the North London club offered the 34-year-old Leicester City center-forward “a lot of money” but refused to join the club. Arsene […]

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Managing Mesut Ozil was not difficult -Wenger defends Arsenal outcast, gives Arteta advice on how to use ‘sensitive’ players

Former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says managing creative midfielder, Mesut Ozil was not difficult and he gave advice to Mikel Arteta on how to manage such a player. The Frenchman who spent two decades at Arsenal added that certain players are “are a bit more sensitive.” Since the pay cut and Uighur Muslims controversy, Ozil […]

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Proposed European super league: Continental clubs would destroy the Premier League superiority – Arsene Wenger

Former Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger says the proposed European Super League is a plan by continental clubs to destroy Premier League superiority. It was gathered that Manchester United and Liverpool are in talks over the creation of the new $6billion breakaway that would feature up to 18 clubs from Europe’s top five leagues. According to […]

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Mesut Ozil’s omission from Arsenal squad not football related – Arsene Wenger

Former Arsenal manager, Arsene Wenger, has defended Mesur Ozil, saying his omission from the Arsenal playing squad this season is not related to football. This is in contrast to what the manager, Mikel Arteta said at a press conference ahead of their Europa League opener against Austria Vienna tonight. Arteta claimed that the decision to […]

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Arsene Wenger reflects on rejecting an offer from Real Madrid, and his failed move for Zlatan Ibrahimovic

The former manager of Arsenal football club, Arsene Wenger said he had to reject coaching offers from top European clubs and countries like Real Madrid, Bayern Munich, Juventus, Paris St-Germain, France, England, and Manchester United while coaching Arsenal because of his loyalty to the club. A European club as huge as Real Madrid approached the […]

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