Arsène wenger may yet be vindicated but arsenal s defeat at stoke city underlines that he could pay the penalty for relying on players who lack consistency. Wenger also fast tracked young players such as petit and lilian thuram and handed.
Arsene wenger has called on premier league clubs to offer greater support to younger players with mental health issues.
Player arsene wenger young. An incredible 222 different players featured for arsenal during wenger s time in charge which works out as a staggering 26 of all players to ever play for the club in its history. Last night s capital one cup game against sheffield wednesday went badly on the pitch but it provided something of a landmark. Wenger has won three premier league.
The debuts for alex iwobi glen kamara ismael bennacer and krystian bielik took the number of players arsene wenger has selected for the club over 200 it s now 203 since his arrival in 1996. See what the great man had to say on commitment and. Arsene wenger was renowned for his shrewd business in the transfer market during his 22 years at arsenal but he sometimes got it badly wrong as well.
Season is very young but the. Arsene wenger arsenal s longest serving and most successful ever manager is to step away from his job at the end of the season after 22 years at the helm. When a manager of the calibre of arsene wenger takes time to tell you the key to becoming a truly great player like cesc fabregas you listen.
Countless players left highbury or the emirates stadium for a big chunk of money only to fail to deliver anything like the same consistency at their new home. During his final years at monaco wenger worked with roger mendy a senegalese defender regarded in 1991 as one of the ten best african footballers by france football and nigerian victor ikpeba a forward who earnt the accolade of african player of the year. As well as having an eye for a top young talent long time arsenal manager arsène wenger knew when to get rid of a footballer at the peak of their value.
Adding that the clubs should have a duty of care to young. Arsène wenger has proposed a debate about the pressures young footballers are under as he is far from convinced that today s environment for hothousing talent is the best way to prepare. The former gunners manager brought players like thierry henry cesc fabregas and robin van persie to the club and developed them into world class stars.
Arsene wenger made 126 signings during his reign as arsenal manager and in his 22 years in charge the frenchman never deviated too much from what he wanted.