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Arsene Wenger is set to be offered a new three-year deal at the club, according to reports.
There have been speculations regarding the manager’s future in recent months with some reports claiming the club have already sounded out potential replacements for the 66-year-old. Some sections of the club’s fans have also called on the manager to step down from his role as the manager due to the team’s inconsistent performances this year but those calls are set to fall on deaf ears, as the board who make the decisions at the club are set to offer Wenger a new deal.
According to goal, outspoken Arsenal supporter, Piers Morgan has revealed that a reliable source claims the club is set to offer the French man a new three-year contract.
The popular Gooner who is widely known as a critic of Wenger took to twitter to express his displeasure at the news.
I’ve been told on very good authority that Wenger’s been offered a new 3-yr contract by Arsenal. If true, utterly outrageous. #afc
— Piers Morgan (@piersmorgan) March 27, 2016
The news shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone as recently Stan kroenke and majority shareholder Alisher Usmanov recently spoke in support of Wenger. Usmanov even claimed plans to keep Wenger at the club beyond the current campaign is already in progress. Wenger joined Arsenal in 1996 and last won a league title in 2004.