Paris-Saint Germain respond to speculation linking Arsene Wenger with the club

first_img Metro Sport ReporterSaturday 23 Feb 2019 4:27 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link Advertisement Wenger won seven FA Cups in his time as Arsenal manager (Picture: Getty)Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser Al-Khelaifi has insisted Arsene Wenger will not become the Ligue 1 club’s new sporting director.Wenger left his position as the manager of Arsenal in the summer after 22 years at the club, winning the Premier League three times.According to reports, the Frenchman met with Al-Khelaifi last week in Qatar with rumours speculating he could be on the verge of taking a job at the French club.However, the club’s president has ruled out Wenger joining in the near future.ADVERTISEMENTMore: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man City‘I have a very good relationship with Arsene,’ Al-Khelaifi said. ‘I am close to him, I have known him for a long time.AdvertisementAdvertisement‘He is a magnificent manager and coach. He has a very complete and exquisite knowledge of football.‘But we have a sporting director, Antero Henrique, who I believe in greatly. I am hearing non-stop in the media that Arsene will take his job. It is too much.More: Arsenal FCArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira movesThomas Partey debut? Ian Wright picks his Arsenal starting XI vs Manchester CityArsene Wenger explains why Mikel Arteta is ‘lucky’ to be managing Arsenal‘Let us get on with our work please. Antero is doing a very good job. He will continue with us. He stays here.’PSG are currently managed by former Borussia Dortmund boss Thomas Tuchel, who is currently in his first year of his contract at the year.Tuchel has guided the club to the top of the Ligue 1 table, and they look set to win the championship with a 14-point gap behind them and closest challengers Lille.MORE: Pochettino squares up to Dean after Spurs’ defeat to BurnleyWill Arsenal finish in the top four this season?Yes0%No0%Share your resultsShare your resultsTweet your results Commentcenter_img Paris-Saint Germain respond to speculation linking Arsene Wenger with the club Advertisementlast_img