How 18 months in Japan set Arsène Wenger up for glory at the top

In many ways, this was his journey of self-discovery and improvement; the re-affirmation of his many qualities as a coach before he arrived in England to manage Arsenal.

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Merci Arsene

On the day the sun set on Arsene Wenger’s Arsenal experience, it was fitting that it shone so brightly across North London.

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The disputed genius of Arsène Wenger

To talk about Arsène Wenger’s impact on the wider Premier League would be to discuss the single greatest foreign influence in British football history.

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The Right Move

“I felt it was important to start right at the bottom. I was embarking upon a new career at a very young age and I wanted to embrace the challenge in the right way”

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Alan Curbishley on Charlton, West Ham and why he’s been out of management for so long

The Set Pieces Regularly linked with the England job while delivering a period of sustained success at Charlton, the 60-year-old has now been away from frontline management for a decade. That’s a surprise given his track record, but his absence isn’t for the want of trying.

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Building resilience

“I’m my own biggest critic – both when I was a player and now, as a coach.”

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Belief in Bremen: The Impact of Florian Kohfeldt

Florian Kohfeldt: a name that not many outside of Bremen knew before October 2017. Having been at Werder Bremen since 2001, the 35-year-old has spent roughly half his life at the club.

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Paris Saint-Germain: A Thomas Tuchel Revolution?

Tuchel’s many plaudits in Germany came as a result of Dortmund providing the only real competition for Bayern Munich in the league, as well as leading his side to two cup finals whilst playing fast-paced, attacking football. Should the German arrive in France, he will be expected to prolong PSG’s dominance domestically.

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Deserved Renewal: Why Gattuso is the right man for the Milan job

IFD “I feel the same emotions as I did when I was a player, when I come to Milanello it’s like I’m in heaven”

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British coaching struggles: The alternative route

The Set Pieces “Me and millions of other coaches who haven’t had a playing background are starting at zero, so it’s all about networking,” he explains.

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