Arsenal fans get excited about what Arsene Wenger said about Mikel Arteta

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Who will exchange Arsene Wenger at Arsenal?

After 22 years at Arsenal, Arsene Wenger will filter out his workplace on Thursday.

It really marks the top of an period at Arsenal and there's a big amount of hypothesis as to what the Gunners will do subsequent.

Despite the likes of Massimiliano Allegri and Luis Enrique being linked with Arsenal, the present favourite is Mikel Arteta.

Mikel Arteta to carry talks with Arsenal at present

As a former Arsenal captain, and after learning the trade beneath Pep Guardiola at Manchester Metropolis, Arteta appears nicely suited to replacing Arsene Wenger.

In accordance with Sky Sports on Thursday, Mikel Arteta will hold talks with Arsenal having emerged because the leading candidate.

There's nonetheless plenty of time for all this to happen although, with Arsenal reportedly keen to have their new man in charge earlier than the World Cup begins in June.

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND – NOVEMBER 29: Mikel Arteta, Manchester Metropolis coach seems to be on previous to the Premier League match between Manchester City and Southampton at Etihad Stadium on November 29, 2017 in Manchester, England. (Photograph by Clive Brunskill/Getty Pictures)

Arsenal followers get excited about Arteta

Initially, Arsenal followers struggled to get too excited about Mikel Arteta taking up from Arsene Wenger.

If there was to be a former captain replacing Wenger, many Gooners would like Patrick Vieira.

Nevertheless, as the times have gone on, Arsenal followers definitely seem to be warming to Arteta, who's spoken extremely of by Pep Guardiola.

Wenger backed Arteta in 2015!

On Thursday, an previous article on the Arsenal website has began to go viral and appears considerably prophetic right now.

It options Arsene Wenger talking about Arteta and his potential managerial profession all the best way back in 2015.

Wenger: “Just by way of his behaviour, his give attention to getting every little thing right in the group, he has a huge affect. He has great experience and is respected all through the squad.

“I really hope Mikel considers going into coaching. Whenever you manage, you need to see your players continue and see them give their expertise and information back.

“You want them to offer their experience of the best way we need to play soccer and the best way we need to behave. It will be nice if somebody like Mikel went into management, so someplace the spirit of our recreation can survive via the gamers who've played for us.

“But in the meanwhile I need to say Mikel continues to be here as a soccer player. The very first thing in life, whenever you signal the contract you must give absolutely every thing to the job you've signed for and I feel he does that very properly.

“He has the standard to be a manager sooner or later I’m positive, but in the intervening time he provides his concentrate on the job as a participant and provides completely every little thing.”

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