Arsene Wenger refuses to rule out football director role amid PSG links

Juventus boss Carlo Ancelotti
GETTYCarlo Ancelotti is a contingency option if Arsenal fail to appoint Allegri

15 May, 2018

Outgoing Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says the introduction of a European super league, resisted for years by football's authorities, is "inevitable" and says Premier League matches will ultimately be moved to midweek.

But it's the way Wenger has got his Arsenal players thinking that the 68-year-old wants to be mainly remembered for.

Ospina is remaining tight-lipped on any last participant celebrations on the John Smith's Stadium, the place journey sick Arsenal, already assured to complete sixth, will look to select up their first level on the street in 2018.

Nearly 15 months ago, as the Arsenal fanbase grew increasingly split over whether Wenger should stay, a plane was flown over the Hawthorns as West Brom beat the Gunners 3-1.

Such a scenario would mean a massive reformation of the game, as the lucrative Champions League now schedules its games for Tuesdays and Wednesday evenings, with a majority of domestic league games played on the weekend.

Wenger has revealed that the long farewell to his reign as Arsenal manager has not been a completely enjoyable experience. Wenger was given gifts to mark the day and a guard of honour was once again formed for the Arsenal manager before kick off.

Merkel, Macron urge Iran and Israel to exercise restraint
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Thursday that Europe can no longer count on the United States to protect it, urging the continent to "take destiny into its own hands".

Tiger Woods can't wait to play with Phil Mickelson again
This week's PLAYERS features 50 of the top 50 players in the FedExCup, and the top 50 in the Official World Golf Ranking. But Day, who won the 2016 Players Championship, says the fire has returned as he enters a new chapter in his career.

Warren Buffet Will Continue To Invest In Apple Stocks
Berkshire Hathaway owns roughly 10 percent of Wells Fargo's stock, and Buffett said Saturday that he has no plans to sell it. Buffett suggested over the weekend that he would buy more shares at the right price. "I'd love to own 100 per cent of it".

"Huddersfield have worked their socks off in the last two games - I can't think there'd be much left in the tank - so I'm tipping Wenger to sign off with a win". The structures of the club, the way you can influence individual players' lives as well.

The Gunners have a miserable record on the road in the Premier League this season to limit their ability to challenge for a top-four finish.

Whether Wenger will return to management elsewhere or settle for a director of football role with one of Europe's superpowers remains to be seen.

"I enjoyed some aspects of it, yes - and not all", he said.

"I will stay in football for sure".

Wenger made a beeline for the travelling Arsenal fans, bowing to them as they chanted his name - something the whole stadium took part in on 22 minutes, rising as one to applaud his 22-year tenure as Arsenal boss.

More news