Arsene Wenger to PSG – rumors

Arsene Wenger’s has spent a total of 17 years in the English Premier League club Arsenal. It now however seems like his time in Arsenal might come to an end. Paris Saint-Germain are looking for a replacement for current coach Carlo Ancelotti if he would leave this summer and Arsene Wenger is the top candidate for the job.
– The club’s (PSG) proprietors, who have spent heavily on the likes of Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Javier Pastore and Ezequiel Lavezzi, and who signed David Beckham on a six-month deal in January, have told friends that Wenger is on his way to Paris,” the report in the English newspaper The Telegraph said.

Arsene Wenger

Arsene Wenger

According to the rumors we have received it also seems that the current PSG coach Carlo Ancelotti has notified PSG management that he does not plan to stay in the Paris club. This has caused that PSG president Al-Khelaifi has started to look at Arsene Wenger as the possible replacement for Ancelotti. This change will most likely come in the summer transfer window.

Also reported in the French daily Le Parisien is that a meeting between PSG and Arsene Wenger could take place already next week. The newspaper also states that Carlo Ancelotti is going to replace Jose Mourinho as Real Madrid coach.

– Friction between Ancelotti and PSG sporting director Leonardo is believed to have encouraged the former Chelsea manager to seize his opportunity in Madrid, the report said.

If Zlatan Ibrahimovic would stay in PSG this could mean that Zlatan would have Arsene Wenger as his coach in the next season.

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