Arsene Wenger: Bayern Munich to carry talks with former Arsenal boss


Arsene Wenger has managed in France with Nancy and Monaco, in Japan with Grampus Eight and in England with Arsenal

Former Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger will discuss to Bayern Munich subsequent week over their vacant supervisor’s job.

Wenger, 70, instructed Bein Sports activities that he’s planning to talk to Bayern’s govt board chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge after the Bundesliga champions sacked Niko Kovac earlier this week.

It comes after Rummenigge mentioned Wenger was “not being thought-about as coach”.

“We determined collectively we are going to discuss subsequent week as a result of I am in Doha till Sunday. That is the true story,” mentioned Wenger.

“On Wednesday afternoon, Rummenigge known as me. I couldn’t reply and by politeness I known as him again.

“He was in his automotive going to the sport towards Olympiakos. We talked for 4 to 5 minutes most and he instructed me that they had assigned [Hans-Dieter] Flick to be the coach – he’ll handle the subsequent two video games.

“He [Rummenigge] requested me if I’d have an interest as a result of they’re on the lookout for a coach. I instructed him I did not have any ideas about it – it wants a while to have a give it some thought.”

Wenger spent 22 years in command of Arsenal, profitable the Premier League thrice and the FA Cup on seven events earlier than he left the Gunners on the finish of the 2017-18 season.

After 10 video games of the Bundesliga marketing campaign, Bayern are fourth, 4 factors behind leaders Borussia Monchengladbach, and misplaced 5-1 to Eintracht Frankfurt in Kovac’s final match in cost.

Nevertheless, they’ve an ideal report within the Champions League and their 2-0 win over Olympiakos in Flick’s first sport in non permanent cost, was their fourth win in 4 group video games.

At first of October, Bayern, nonetheless managed by Kovac, trashed Tottenham 7-2 in an away Champions League sport in London.