Ex-Gunner Lukas Podolski believes it will be hard to find replace Arsene Wenger because ‘he is Arsenal’.
Wenger’s future continues to dominate the headlines with the Frenchman’s deal set to expire this summer. A lot has been said on the matter by several pundits and ex-Arsenal players on Wenger’s future, but Podolski believes the Frenchman is going to be a hard act to follow.
“I follow nearly every match – when not live, on social media – and I don’t know what’s happened.
“Arsene Wenger is a good guy and a good coach. He built this club from nothing to now, and it will be interesting what happens in the next months.”
When asked whether he thinks Wenger should sign a new deal at the club, Podolski added:
“I don’t know who the guy is that can replace him. He is Arsenal.”
The Arsenal board are believed to have drawn up a list of potential replacements for Wenger, who did state after the 3-1 loss to West Brom last Saturday that he has made his mind up on his future. But the Frenchman has yet to reveal his decision to the footballing world.