FIFA hires Arsene Wenger for global soccer development position

Soccer Nov 14, 2019

FIFA hires Arsene Wenger for global soccer development position

FIFA has hired Arsene Wenger in a full-time role leading its global work developing soccer. The former Arsenal manager accepted FIFA's offer Wednesday more than two months after it was first reported, and one week after talks with Bayern Munich about the German champion's vacant ...

Arsene Wenger hints at Japan comeback in 2019

Soccer Oct 19, 2018

Arsene Wenger hints at Japan comeback in 2019

Former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger expects to be working again in the new year and has fielded inquiries from all over the world, he told German newspaper Bild. Wenger, who left Arsenal in May after 22 years in charge, said he did not know what ...

Arsene Wenger says fan protests led to decision to leave Arsenal

Soccer Apr 23, 2018

Arsene Wenger says fan protests led to decision to leave Arsenal

Arsene Wenger said he wasn't tired of managing Arsenal but quit after finding fan protests calling for his departure "hurtful" and damaging to the club's image. The 68-year-old Frenchman was initially reticent on Sunday to discuss the precise reason for his decision after 22 years ...

Soccer Jan 6, 2018

F.A. hands Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger three-game touchline ban

The English Football Association has banned Arsene Wenger from the touchline for three games after he accepted he was abusive when questioning the integrity of a referee. The Asenal manager's outburst followed a 1-1 draw at West Bromwich Albion on Sunday. He was incensed at ...