Date: 2nd May 2018 at 8:34pm
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face a huge decision this summer as they seek to find the ideal successor to long-serving manager , who announced a few weeks ago that he will step aside at the end of the campaign following 22 successful years in .

A host of names have already been identified as reported targets for boss and a new candidate has now emerged, as The Sun reports Arsenal are considering bringing in ’s Manchester United assistant manager .

42-year-old Faria has worked alongside Mourinho for the past 17 years, initially as a fitness coach, but harbours ambitions of becoming a manager himself and would find it difficult to reject the advances of Arsenal.

He will face a huge test to earn the job though, as he will face competition in the running for the position alongside Juventus’ Max Allegri and former Barcelona boss , who are currently considered the favourites to succeed Wenger.