The richest man in Africa, Nigeria’s Aliko Dangote in a recent interview with Bloomberg, disclosed that the first thing he would do if he buys Arsenal football club is to sack the club’s longtime manager, Arsene Wenger.
Dangote said he will consider making an offer to buy the club once the $11 billion oil refinery he is constructing in Lagos is completed.
“The first thing I would change is the coach. He has done a good job, but someone else should also try his luck.”
The French man renewed his two-year contract with Arsenal in May this year to the dismay of a large section of the Arsenal fandom who would be filled with joy to see him finally leave. he is one of Europe’s longest-serving manager. He was first appointed in 1996 and has won three Premier League titles and seven FA Cup trophies.
Wenger is one of Europe’s longest-serving manager, having been appointed for the first time in 1996. He has won three Premier League titles and seven FA Cup trophies with Arsenal.