Arsene Wenger's contract with Arsenal expires at the end of next season
Arsene Wenger wants Giovanni van Bronckhorst to replace him as Arsenal manager, according to Daily Sun UK.
The Gunners chief could leave after almost 23 years at the club at the end of next season when his contract expires.
The report claim Wenger sees 42-year-old former Arsenal star Van Bronckhorst, as a top candidate to replace him.
Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe is also on the list but Wenger admires Van Bronkhorst for his work under a tight budget with Feyenoord.
Giovanni van Bronkhorst has had a successful time managing Feyenoord
And Van Bronkhorst feels the same about Wenger and the Gunners board are reportedly equally as keen to bring the Dutchman back to North London.
Van Bronckhorst spent two successful seasons under Wenger and won the Prem title and FA Cup.
He then left for Barcelona where he won two La Liga titles and a Champions League.
He has coached Feyenoord since 2015 and led them two their first league title in 18 years in his second season in charge.
The former Dutch international has raved about his mentor, saying: “His philosophy has been an example for millions. He is the best coach in the world.” SHARE YOUR STORY WITH US VIA EMAIL: INFO@247NIGERIANEWSUPDATE.CO RECEIVE NEWS VIA OUR WHATSAPP, KINDLY TEXT +234 701 056 0394 TO ADD YOU CLICK HERE TO JOIN US ON OUR YOUTUBE CHANNEL FOR NEWS UPDATE CLICK HERE TO JOIN US ON TWITTER FOR INSTANT NEWS UPDATE: @247NGNEWSUPDATE CLICK HERE TO JOIN MILLIONS AROUND THE GLOBE TO READ NEWS ON OUR FACEBOOK FAN PAGE FOR INSTANT UPDATES ON INSTAGRAM CLICK HERE RECEIVE INSTANT NEWS UPDATE VIA OUR BBM BROADCAST: D3EDEFDF PLACE YOUR TEXT ADVERT BELOW:>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>