Home
Prediction League
Fixtures
Results
News
Features
Premier League
EPL Home
Latest
Clubs
Stadiums
Friends
Blogs
Football League
World Cup 2014
Europe
Euro Football Home
Latest
Russian Premier
Bundesliga
Ligue 1
La Liga
Football Italiano
International
International Home
Latest
World Cup 2010
Euro 2012 Stadiums
Euro 2012
Denmark 2011
AFCON 2013
Betting
About Us
Advertising
Write for us
Privacy
Recruitment
newswriter
Twitter
Contact Us
 
 

Wenger: I had offers to leave Arsenal


Bookmark and Share

By Andrew Tuft

Friday 21 March 2014

On the eve of his 1,000th game in charge of Arsenal, Arsene Wenger has revealed he had a number of chances to leave the Premier League club, the Daily Telegraph has reported.


Arsene Wenger


Wenger was appointed as Gunners manager in 1996 and reaches the four-figure mark on Saturday as Arsenal make the short journey to play London rivals Chelsea. Wenger has said that he is never happy with what he has achieved and confirmed he could have walked away from the club at a number of points of the past 17-and-a-half years.


“Satisfaction is not one of my greatest qualities,” Wenger added. “The only thing I can say what I have done is with full commitment and with full loyalty to this club.


“This club has given me a chance but as well at an important period of the lifespan of this club, I have shown loyalty and have turned many things down, and accepted to work with restricted potential, knowing that I had to stay at the top of the game.”


The Telegraph notes that three of the jobs Wenger has rejected are roles at Bayern Munich, Real Madrid and the England national team.


Only Sir Alex Ferguson, Sir Matt Busby and Dario Gradi have reached the milestone of 1,000 games in charge of the same club.


See what the expert tipsters are tipping on OLBG



Related Articles


» 

Chelsea vs Maribor - Match preview and team news

» 

Ronaldo ‘will be motivated by Liverpool boos’

» 

The rise and fall (and rise?) of Wayne Rooney's Everton relationship

» 

Taarabt responds to criticism from QPR boss Redknapp

» 

Manolas ‘turned down Arsenal move’

» 

The Top 5 Earners in Football

» 

Arsenal facing goalkeeper crisis for Champions League tie

 
 

 
 
 
 

 
 

Name

Email Address *

Comments


Please enter code on left.


Terms & Conditions

* A valid email is required to submit a comment. Your email will not be displayed on this or any other website, nor will it be passed to any 3rd parties. For more information please see the terms and conditions.



0 Comments


No Comments have been posted yet


 
 

 
 
 
 

 
 

Premier League Football News


ArsenalAston VillaChelseaEvertonFulhamLiverpoolManchester CityManchester UtdNewcastle UtdNorwich City
ReadingQueens Park RangersSouthamptonStoke CitySunderlandSwansea CityTottenham HotspurWest Bromwich AlbionWest HamWigan Athletic

 
 

 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 

 
  
 

 
 
 
 

Kick Football News