Arsene Wenger rumors intensify

Arsene Wenger rumors has frequently been mentioned lataly with Arsene Wenger as a possible replacement of coach Carlo Ancelotti. Previous indications has been that Jose Mourinho has been the first selection for PSG. However with recent comments from Jose Mourinho that he is not interested in taking over the coaching job PSG Arsene Wenger has now become the first option.

That Carlo Ancelotti leaves Zlatan Ibrahimovic and PSG after this season seems almost totally clear. Ancelotti has made ​​it clear to PSG’s president Nasser Al-Khelaifi that he does not stay in Paris next season. The reason is said to be a split between the Italian and sporting director Leonardo.

Arsene Wenger

Arsene Wenger

According to Le Parisiens sources, the club will sit down with Arsene Wenger alredy on May 6th. Now also the British newspaper The Telegraph reports on that Arsene Wenger is on the move to Paris. VIPs in Paris Saint Germain’s management has revealed that Wenger has already been persuaded, according to the newspaper. They have also said that they want Arsene Wenger already this summer. This would then be one year before the contract with Arsenal expires.

Meanwhile, Arsenal will do everything in its power to prevent a move to Paris for Arsene Wenger. Arsenal is rumored to propose a transfer budget of €500 million to get Arsene Wenger to fulfill his contract, according to The Telegraph.

Arsene Wenger has been at Arsenal for 17 years and previously said he has no plans to leave the club in the current situation.
– First off, I do not know much about what has been said about me. I concentrate on the next game and the next season, he said after Sunday’s game against Manchester United.

It remains to see what happends with these Arsene Wenger rumors. It however seems more and more that Arsene Wenger is the main candidate for the coaching job at PSG after this summer. Then we have to wait to see if Zlatan Ibrahimovic is still in the club after the summer.

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