Arsene Wenger says he will return to football in January 2019

Arsene Wenger says he will return to football in January 2019

- Arsene Wenger has disclosed that he will return to football in January 2019

- He did not reveal the actual club or national team he will be heading to next year

- The Frenchman spent 22 years at Arsenal before he was replaced with Unai Emery

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Former Monaco and Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has made it clear that he will return to football management in January 2019.

Since the Frenchman left the Gunners last season, he has been linked with many clubs in Europe with Paris-Saint-Germain said to be ready to give him a role.

Wenger spent 22 years at Arsenal and he has been replaced with Unai Emery who has won his last six Premier League games this season.

"From my 22 years at Arsenal, I have big experience on different levels. There are inquiries from all over the world.

"There are associations, national teams, it could be in Japan.

"I feel rested and I am ready to work again. But where? I don't know yet.

"I believe that I will start again on January 1st," said Wenger who joined Arsenal from Japanese club Nagoya Grampus Eight in 1996 according to Sky Sports.

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Earlier, it was reported on how former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger praised French club Monaco for their decision to have appointed his former player Thierry Henry as new coach.

Monaco over the weekend hired World Cup winner Thierry Henry as their new coach, and the former Arsenal striker has signed a three-year contract with the Ligue 1 side.

And Arsene Wenger says the Gunners legend has all the tools to be a success in the dug-out so long as he learns that management is now his life.

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