Arsene Wenger’s future has caused a cut up within the Arsenal board, with the club now unlikely to divulge whether or not their supervisor will stay or go before the tip of the season.
Even after Monday’s humiliating three-zero defeat at Crystal Palace — which left the dressing room in a ‘morgue-like’ state, in keeping with a source — Wenger has no intention of quitting Arsenal.
then again, there are now participants of the Gunners prime brass who need the Frenchman out on the finish of the season, which leaves the membership at a crossroads going into the final weeks of Wenger’s present deal.
Arsenal are adamant the choice on whether Wenger indicators a brand new two-year deal will probably be a mutual one, despite the notion that the sixty seven-12 months-old can be allowed to decide his personal future.
Arsenal supporters protested in opposition to Wenger in large numbers at Palace in what appeared to be a turning level. a few avid gamers were also centered, significantly out-of-form proper again Hector Bellerin, who used to be verbally abused with the aid of enthusiasts after the final whistle.
Chief govt Ivan Gazidis lower a forlorn determine at Selhurst Park as he watched his crew stoop to their fifth defeat in eight League matches.
ultimately, majority shareholder Stan Kroenke — who is being kept up to date on growing tensions among the many fans — can have the most important say in Wenger’s future. And the usa businessman continues to be behind the manager, which points to him extending his keep in north London right into a 22nd season.