NewsIvan Gazidis Wants Mikel Arteta As Arsenal Next Manager Certain members of the Gunners’ board remain willing to appoint an experienced manager, but Arteta is now thought to have edged ahead as the favorite to take over from Wenger. Published 7 months agoon May 14, 2018By GoalBall Ivan Gazidis has named Mikel Arteta as his number one choice to succeed the long-serving Arsene Wenger as Arsenal Next Manager this summer. Wenger piloted his final match yesterday following his 22-year reign, and a plethora of names have been tipped to take over at the Emirates Stadium, with Massimiliano Allegri and Luis Enrique earlier thought to have been the frontrunners. However, some key figures within Arsenal are understood to want a younger manager with a fresh approach as they look to put themselves back amongst the main title contenders in the Premier League.The Daily Mail reports that the Arsenal chief executive and influential director Josh Kroenke, son of owner Stan Kroenke, have thrown their weight behind Arteta, who is presently the assistant to Pep Guardiola at Manchester City.Arteta is one of two former Arsenal players who could be in the frame should Arsenal opt for a less experienced boss, with Patrick Vieira having also been linked with the job.Certain members of the Gunners’ board remain willing to appoint an experienced manager, but Arteta is now thought to have edged ahead as the favorite to take over from Wenger. More Topics:news Advertisement What Others Are Reading Why I Want Simeon Nwankwo to play against Seychelles – Rohr Barcelona want Liverpool star as Lionel Messi successor Cristiano Ronaldo Reveals reasons for Real Madrid exit Seychelles AFCON Qualifier: Rohr drops Salisu Yusuf over Bribery Scandal Rohr names 24-man squad for AFCON Seychelles qualifier, Kelechi Nwakali Called Up Cristiano Ronaldo Reveals Favourite Goal Ever Scored by Him Advertisement LatestPopularVideos Leagues and Cups8 hours agoSuper Eagles defender Stephen Eze stirs Lokomotiv Plodiv To First Win News8 hours agoMourinho Claims Manchester United’s Problem Started With David Moyes Premier League9 hours ago“Sell Iwobi to Ipswich” – frustrated Arsenal fans react to 3-2 loss News10 hours agoOgenyi Onazi Reiterates ‘Commitment To Playing’ For Nigeria Leagues and Cups11 hours agoLaLiga 2: Uzoho Helps Elche To their First Win In Seven Games Premier League18 hours agoLiverpool vs Manchester United: Salah Threatens Mourinho News10 hours agoOgenyi Onazi Reiterates ‘Commitment To Playing’ For Nigeria News19 hours agoYakubu Ayegbeni Buys Wife Range Rover SUV [PHOTOS] Leagues and Cups11 hours agoLaLiga 2: Uzoho Helps Elche To their First Win In Seven Games Premier League13 hours agoSouthampton End Arsenal’s Unbeaten Run Ends With 3-2 Loss Premier League13 hours agoSouthampton End Arsenal’s Unbeaten Run Ends With 3-2 Loss News2 days agoModric Slams Ronaldo And Messi for snubbing Ballon D’Or 2018 Ceremony News2 days agoSalah Wins BBC African Footballer Of The Year Award Again Women's World Cup2 days agoFrance Women’s World Cup: NFF Secure Austria Camp For Falcons Leagues and Cups3 days agoAfrica U-20 Cup of Nations: Flying Eagles Drawn Against South Africa Advertisement My Tweets Want to Buy Cheap Data Bundle, Buy Cheap Airtime, Send Bulk SMS, Pay Cable TV Subscription, Transfer Money, Print Recharge PIN, or Convert Airtime To Data? >> >> CLICK HERE to get started!