Arsenal fans hold your breath for this one. Arsenal are set to announce their new manager imminently. The signing will have you all surprised.
It appears the Gunners have no plans to separate from longest serving club manger Arsene Wenger. The French manger has been with Arsenal since 1996 and has gathered the most silverware for the club. However, in recent years or a decade rather, trophies have been few.
Which has led fans to turn on Wenger and plea for his axe. It appears every season Arsenal look to be heading towards the Barclays Premier League title only to have a turn in fortune and end up in their well known fourth place. Unfortunately it’s not his replacement that Arsenal are looking to add. Arsenal fans will have to keep their fingers tangled and hope that Wenger can get it right next season.
However, the Arsenal U18 who currently sit 5th on the log will he getting a new face in Kwame Ampadu. He will replace Frans de Kat who is leaving after being offered a place with the Dutch national team.
Ampadu has been with Arsenal since 2012 as an academy coach therefore it is believed his experience will be vital as he has key knowledge about the club’s philosophy. Additionally he is a former football player where he played for various clubs.
His managerial experience progressed during his time with Exeter City as an assistant coach to Paul Tisdale.
Many in the Arsenal Camp will be hoping that he will be able to grasp high in demand youngster none other than Ampadus’ son, Ampadu junior. The youngster is one of the most promising young talents in England and has already represented England and Wales at youth level.
Interest from Liverpool, Manchester United and Chelsea alone should show how talented he is. Whether Ampadu will be able to deliver on his first challenge remains to be seen.
The 45-year-old will be working closely with Arsenal legend Thierry Henry whom has recently completed his UEFA coaching licence with Welsh FA. Thierry Henry will be the new assistant coach. Henry holds the club’s all time goal scoring record.
Things are looking bright for the Arsenal youth with a gel of experience and legendary status as coaches one has all the necessity to succeed.