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Re: Brit Pack 4.0 - Arsene Wenegr finally got lucky again circa 1997/98?
Posted by: Merlin96
Date: 02/10/2017 22:13
We can move up to the next level, I'm convinced of that, by having faith in the way we want to play football and by supporting the players we have already," said Wenger, whose seventh FA Cup title made him the competition's most successful manager. "Of course we'll try to strengthen our squad to be strong next season, but we want to be faithful to the way we want to play the game."

Whether Kroenke is the right person to lay the foundations for success is disputed by Russian billionaire Alisher Usmanov, who owns 30 per cent of Arsenal and recently failed in a $1.3 billion bid for the club.

"(Wenger) has a great opportunity to deliver the success that the fans deserve and the legacy that his long contribution merits," Usmanov said Wdnesday. "However without the right support there remains a real risk that his legacy will be tarnished. If the support is not forthcoming, we stand ready to step in and do everything we can to deliver success on and off the field."


Let's revisit when Wenger signed his 2-year extension.

This is the key statement why wenger signed on:
"Of course we'll try to strengthen our squad to be strong next season, but we want to be faithful to the way we want to play the game."

He managed to sign Lacazette and Kolasinac to strengthen Forward-Line and LB.
By refusing to sell Alexis and Ozil, he has the backing of the Board to forgo at least 100-mil revenues to ensure the squad is competitive.

His legacy?
Wenger got 2 years to undo the damages of past decade to burnish his legacy before he leaves Arsenal FC. And the best legacy will be a successful Youth Project with Brit Pack 4.0 as his living legacy.

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