7 Things You Didn’t Know About Outgoing Arsenal Manager Arsene Wenger! If you missed, Arsene Wneger has announced his exit from Arsenal as the club’s manager after 22 years. Here are some fun facts about the legendary manager you might not know.
1. Arsene Wenger became the first overseas manager to win the Premier League. He the first non-Brit to get his hands on the title.
2. Arsene has a Masters degree in Economics from Strasbourg University.
3. Arsene Wenger calls Bob Marley one of his biggest inspirations, as he was ‘real’. “I love his music and the man that he was. He was not ‘fabricated’. He was real,’ Wenger was once quoted saying.
4.Wenger has won three Premier League trophies, six FA Cup trophies and zero Champions League trophies. He’s never won the League Cup either.
5. Wenger is fluent in six languages. French, English, German, Spanish, Italian and Japanese.
6. Arsene Wenger has an asteroid named after him called 33179 Arsenewenger.
7. Wenger was married to a long-term partner and former basketball player between 2010 and 2015 named Annie Brosterhous. They have a daughter together.