clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Rossoneri Round-up for 17 November: Did Arsene Wenger just drop a hint about coming back?

Plus links for the day

Leaders Sport Awards 2018 Photo by Henry Browne/Getty Images for Leaders

So, did Arsene Wenger give a hint about coming back to coaching?

Wenger was in charge of Arsenal for over 20 years, which is an eternity in football. And while it didn’t end the way anyone thought it would, it was speculated that Wenger would ride off into the sunset or take up a “Director of Football” role somewhere, perhaps with PSG or Monaco, where he could “work” on finding players while sipping coffee and doing a crossword puzzle or whatever semi-retired former football managers do.

However, it seems like Wenger wants to get back into management and even though everyone has panned the links to Milan, smoke sometimes means that there is fire.

Of course, sacking Gennaro Gattuso for Wenger seems rather rash and kind of stupid, but hey, we’re not the ones doing the hiring.

On to the links.

AC Milan and Italian Football Links

It appears that Inter Milan are interested in Fiorentina’s Marco Benassi. [Viola Nation]

Joao Cancelo has been everything that Juventus has needed at right back. [Black & White & Read All Over]

Alessio Romagnoli withdrew from the Italy squad because of injury. [AC Milan Offside]

World Football Links

Dane Murphy appears to be the new Technical Director for D.C. United. [Black & Red United]

Messi-less Argentina beat Mexico 2-0 in a friendly. [FMF State of Mind]

VAR will be used by the Premier League next year. [The Short Fuse]

Arsenal don’t want to break away from the Premier League, but if there is a Super League, they want to be included. []

Marcelo Bielsa’s Leeds United are rumored to be interested in Benfica’s Chris Willock. [Through It All Together]