Arsene Wenger

Born: October 22, 1949 (age 67)

Height: 6'3" (191cm)

Hometown: Strasbourg, France
Nationality: France French

Team: Arsenal
Leicester City striker Islam Slimani celebrates after giving Leicester the lead during their Champions League Group G match against Porto at the King Power Stadium on September 27, 2016
Career History
Managerial1984-1987Nancy
1987-1994AS Monaco
1995-1996Nagoya Grampus
1996-Arsenal
Sports Mole has 7,158 articles about Arsene Wenger. Articles 1 to 40:
Sergi Samper playing for Barcelona in September 2014
Sergi Samper: 'I did not want Arsenal move'
Barcelona midfielder Sergi Samper insists that he was never interested in a move to Arsenal despite the Gunners making an approach last summer.
22:41
Arsenal midfielder Francis Coquelin in action during the Premier League clash with Manchester United at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Charlie Nicholas urges Arsenal to sell Francis Coquelin
Former Arsenal forward Charlie Nicholas calls for the club to sell Francis Coquelin during the summer, despite the Frenchman having only just signed a new deal.
20:21
Per Mertesacker of Arsenal celebrates at the end of the UEFA Champions League Qualifier 2nd leg match between Arsenal and Besiktas at the Emirates Stadium on August 27, 2014
Per Mertesacker 'close' to new Arsenal deal
Arsenal are reportedly close to offering defender Per Mertesacker a one-year extension to his current contract.
09:39
Arsenal's Olivier Giroud shakes hands with boss Arsene Wenger on May 11, 2015
Olivier Giroud: 'We want Arsene Wenger to stay'
Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud reveals that he 'hopes' manager Arsene Wenger will commit his future to the club soon.
09:08
Arsenal's Carl Jenkinson in action against Aston Villa on August 17, 2013
Sam Allardyce confirms Carl Jenkinson agreement with Arsenal
Crystal Palace manager Sam Allardyce admits that the deal to sign Carl Jenkinson from Arsenal is "hanging in the balance" due to discussions over personal terms.
Jan 16, 16:11
Arsene Wenger watches on during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Arsenal on December 18, 2016
Arsene Wenger amazed by tight Premier League battle
Arsene Wenger predicts the Premier League title race to remain tight all the way, as just five points separate five teams at the top end of the division.
Jan 16, 12:07
Petr Cech of Arsenal in action during the North London derby at the Emirates Stadium on November 6, 2016
Petr Cech: 'Every goal counts in Premier League title race'
Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech believes that every goal could count in a tight race for the Premier League title.
Jan 15, 12:16
Alexis Sanchez in action during the Premier League game between Everton and Arsenal on December 13, 2016
Arsene Wenger explains decision behind Alexis Sanchez sub
Arsene Wenger says that Alexis Sanchez is 'a good guy who wants to do well for Arsenal' following his angry reaction to being taken off in the win over Swansea City.
Jan 14, 19:14
Olivier Giroud in action during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Arsenal on November 19, 2016
Result: Arsenal hit four past struggling Swansea City
Arsenal move into third place in the Premier League table with a comfortable 4-0 victory over Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium.
Jan 14, 16:52
Paul Clement manager of Derby County during the Sky Bet Championship match between Derby County and Middlesbrough at Pride Park Stadium on August 18, 2015
Live Commentary: Swansea City 0-4 Arsenal - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Arsenal's 4-0 victory over Swansea City in the Premier League.
Jan 14, 14:00
Wojciech Szczesny of AS Roma in action during the pre-season friendly match between AS Roma and Sevilla FC at Olimpico Stadium on August 14, 2015
Wojciech Szczesny: 'Arsenal want me to stay'
Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny - currently on loan at Roma - says that the Gunners are keen on him remaining at the Emirates Stadium.
Jan 14, 12:14
Graham Taylor in the dugout during his time with Aston Villa in March 2002.
Arsene Wenger pays tribute to "honest" Graham Taylor
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger pays tribute to the "honest" and "educated" Graham Taylor following the former England manager's death on Thursday.
Jan 13, 11:20
Italy's Andrea Belotti in action for his side during the international friendly with Germany in Milan on November 15, 2016
Arsene Wenger: Andrea Belotti bid story "fake news"
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger dismisses stories of a rejected bid for Torino striker Andrea Belotti as "fake news".
Jan 13, 10:17
Arsenal's Carl Jenkinson in action against Aston Villa on August 17, 2013
Arsene Wenger confirms Carl Jenkinson exit talks
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger confirms that defender Carl Jenkinson could leave the club "in the next two to three days".
Jan 13, 10:06
Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil in action during his side's Champions League clash with Ludogorets Razgrad at the Emirates Stadium on October 19, 2016
Mesut Ozil back for Swansea City trip
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger confirms that Mesut Ozil will return to the fold for Saturday's trip to Swansea City.
Jan 13, 09:35
Mesut Ozil in action during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Arsenal on December 18, 2016
Arsene Wenger "very relaxed" over Ozil contract
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says that he is "very relaxed" about Mesut Ozil's contract situation with the club.
Jan 13, 09:20
Álvaro Morata #21 of Real Madrid contorls the ball during the International Champions Cup match against the Los Angeles Galaxy at University of Phoenix Stadium on August 1, 2013
Report: Arsenal to bid for Alvaro Morata
Arsenal reportedly plan to make an "irresistible offer" for Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata.
Jan 13, 08:37
A pensive Arsene Wenger during the Premier League game between Everton and Arsenal on December 13, 2016
Preview: Swansea City vs. Arsenal
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between Swansea City and Arsenal from the Liberty Stadium.
Jan 12, 19:43
Arsenal's Carl Jenkinson in action against Aston Villa on August 17, 2013
Carl Jenkinson close to Crystal Palace switch?
Arsenal right-back Carl Jenkinson is thought to be on the verge of sealing a £3m switch to Crystal Palace.
Jan 12, 11:43
Olivier Giroud celebrates during the Champions League game between Arsenal and PSG on November 23, 2016
Olivier Giroud, Laurent Koscielny, Francis Coquelin sign new Arsenal deals
Olivier Giroud, Laurent Koscielny and Francis Coquelin sign new contracts at Arsenal.
Jan 12, 10:10
Jack Wilshere of Arsenal looks on during the Emirates Cup match between Arsenal and VfL Wolfsburg at the Emirates Stadium on July 26, 2015
Manchester City interested in Jack Wilshere?
Manchester City reportedly contact Arsenal to register their interest in midfielder Jack Wilshere.
Jan 10, 16:08
A general view inside the ground prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on March 14, 2015
Arsene Wenger: 'Cohen Bramall has fantastic ingredients'
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger says that new signing Cohen Bramall is a player with "fantastic ingredients" following the 20-year-old's move from Hednesford Town.
Jan 10, 12:59
A general view inside the ground prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and West Ham United at Emirates Stadium on March 14, 2015
Arsenal sign defender Cohen Bramall from Hednesford Town
Arsenal complete the signing of Hednesford Town defender Cohen Bramall for an undisclosed fee.
Jan 10, 12:27
Arsene Wenger plays hard to get during the Champions League game between Arsenal and Barcelona on February 22, 2016
Arsenal tracking progress of AFC Wimbledon defender Toby Sibbick?
Premier League side Arsenal are monitoring the development of AFC Wimbledon full-back Toby Sibbick, according to a report in the press.
Jan 10, 12:19
Arsenal's Carl Jenkinson in action against Aston Villa on August 17, 2013
Crystal Palace lead chase to sign Arsenal defender Carl Jenkinson?
Crystal Palace reportedly head the chase to secure a loan deal for Arsenal defender Carl Jenkinson.
Jan 9, 16:52
Olivier Giroud celebrates during the Champions League game between Arsenal and PSG on November 23, 2016
Olivier Giroud "on the verge" of signing a new deal at Arsenal
Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud reveals that he is "on the verge" of agreeing a new deal with the Gunners.
Jan 9, 12:58
Arsenal forward Danny Welbeck sits on the floor injured on May 8, 2016
Arsene Wenger pleased with Danny Welbeck return
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is pleased with Danny Welbeck's return to action having made his first appearance of the season in the FA Cup victory over Preston.
Jan 8, 21:25
Mesut Ozil in action during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Arsenal on December 18, 2016
Mesut Ozil hits back at Thierry Henry criticism
Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil shrugs off criticism from club legend Thierry Henry over his ongoing contract negotiations.
Jan 8, 20:37
Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil in action during the North London derby at the Emirates Stadium on November 6, 2016
Mesut Ozil: 'My Arsenal future depends on Arsene Wenger'
Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil reveals that he wants to sign a new contract with the club, but hints that he will wait to discover the future of manager Arsene Wenger.
Jan 8, 20:23
Olivier Giroud in action during the FA Cup game between Preston North End and Arsenal on January 7, 2017
Arsene Wenger: 'Olivier Giroud showing leadership qualities'
Arsene Wenger talks up the ability of Olivier Giroud after handing him the captain's armband in Arsenal's 2-1 win over Preston North End on Saturday.
Jan 8, 17:10
Arsene Wenger watches on during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Arsenal on December 18, 2016
Arsene Wenger: 'Arsenal underestimated Preston North End'
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger admits that his side may have underestimated Preston heading into their FA Cup third-round clash at Deepdale.
Jan 7, 20:07
Olivier Giroud in action during the FA Cup game between Preston North End and Arsenal on January 7, 2017
Olivier Giroud: 'Preston North End commitment surprised Arsenal'
Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud admits that his side were "surprised" by the commitment shown by Preston during the first half of their 2-1 FA Cup defeat at Deepdale.
Jan 7, 19:59
Olivier Giroud in action during the FA Cup game between Preston North End and Arsenal on January 7, 2017
Result: Olivier Giroud strikes late to fire Arsenal into fourth round
Olivier Giroud scores an 89th-minute winner as Arsenal come from behind to beat Preston 2-1 and advance into the fourth round of the FA Cup.
Jan 7, 19:29
Danny Welbeck celebrates finding the winner during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Leicester City on February 14, 2016
Team News: Danny Welbeck named on Arsenal bench
Danny Welbeck is named among the substitutes for Arsenal's FA Cup trip to Preston North End.
Jan 7, 16:31
Callum Robinson scores the opener during the FA Cup game between Preston North End and Arsenal on January 7, 2017
Live Commentary: Preston North End 1-2 Arsenal - as it happened
Relive Arsenal's 2-1 win over Preston North End as Olivier Giroud strikes late to fire his side into the fourth round of the FA Cup.
Jan 7, 16:30
Antoine Griezmann celebrates scoring during the La Liga game between Valencia and Atletico Madrid on March 6, 2016
Arsenal interested in Antoine Griezmann?
Arsenal are reportedly considering an ambitious bid for Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann.
Jan 7, 13:10
Alexis Sanchez in action during the Premier League game between Everton and Arsenal on December 13, 2016
Report: Paris Saint-Germain want Alexis Sanchez to continue Arsenal stand-off
Alexis Sanchez is being urged to continue his contract stand-off with Arsenal until the summer by Paris Saint-Germain, according to reports.
Jan 7, 09:59
Jack Wilshere imbibes during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Leicester City on December 13, 2016
Arsene Wenger: 'Arsenal could use Jack Wilshere now'
Arsene Wenger says that he could do with the services of Jack Wilshere, who is on loan at Bournemouth, to shore up Arsenal's depleted midfield.
Jan 7, 09:10
Arsene Wenger manager of Arsenal lifts the trophy in celebration alongside Lukas Podolski, Mikel Arteta and Thomas Vermaelen after the FA Cup with Budweiser Final match between Arsenal and Hull City at Wembley Stadium on May 17, 2014
Arsene Wenger: FA Cup "a big priority" for Arsenal this season
Arsene Wenger believes that winning the FA Cup is still a major achievement for top-flight teams, as he prepares his side for their third-round tie against Preston.
Jan 6, 17:00
Andrea Belotti of Italy in action during the 2015 UEFA European U21 Championships Qualifier match between Italy U21 and Serbia U21 at Adriatico Stadium on September 5, 2014
Report: Arsenal interested in Torino striker Andrea Belotti
Arsenal are reportedly keeping tabs on Torino and Italy striker Andrea Belotti.
Jan 5, 22:00


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2Tottenham HotspurSpurs21136243142945
3Liverpool21136249242545
4Arsenal21135348222644
5Manchester CityMan City21133541261542
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11Bournemouth2174103037-725
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15Leicester CityLeicester2156102434-1021
16Middlesbrough214891722-520
17Crystal Palace2144133040-1016
18Hull City2144132045-2516
19Sunderland2143142040-2015
20Swansea CitySwansea2143142349-2615