Next Arsenal manager: The top five candidates to succeed Arsene Wenger
By Editor Wayne Veysey
Arsene Wenger has dropped a big hint that he will bring down the curtain on his 19-year Arsenal reign when his current contract expires.
Speaking to shareholders at the club AGM on Thursday, Wenger revealed that he wants to leave a strong legacy for the next manager.
Yet the possibility exists that the 65-year-old Frenchman could step down next summer, rather than when his contract formally expires in 2017, in order to usher in a new manager better able to take the club to the next level.
Football Insider analyses five candidates to succeed the Frenchman and become the next Arsenal manager.