Arsene Wenger to leave Arsenal at end of season

The Frenchman will end his 22-year stay in charge of the club.

Arsene Wenger will bring his 22-year stay in charge of Arsenal to an end at the end of the season, the Frenchman announced on Friday.

“After careful consideration and following discussions with the club, I feel it is the right time for me to step down at the end of the season,” Wenger said in a statement posted on the club's website.

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