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Arsenal Legend Thierry Henry has been tipped to replace Arsene Wenger as Arsenal boss, according to a report on The Metro.
Wenger is under pressure at Arsenal due to the team’s inconsistency in the title race with speculations concerning his future gathering momentum in recent days.
It’s being reported that the 66 year old could be axed from his job should he lose against Hull City later today and a well known French Journalist has backed Henry to replace Wenger at the Arsenal dugout.
According to French publication Le 10 Sport via The Metro, Nedjari suggested the Club is already lining up Henry as a replacement for Wenger when the 66 year old leave the club and both the former player and the club already have an agreement in place.
‘One day Henry will replace Wenger,’ he said.
‘His philosophy and ruthless mentality make him the boss.
He will leave his comfortable chair [as a pundit] and put on his track suit.’
The Journalist is highly respected in France and it is believed that he is a good source of information regarding Arsenal.
Wenger’s contract at Arsenal expires at the end of next season and he is yet to begin talks of an extension with the club with reports circulating he could retire at the end of his current deal.