Arsène Wenger has become a globally respected figure in football circles because of his unwavering commitment to the beautiful side of this game that we all love.
This month, beIN Sports is treating us to the A-Z of football with Le Professeur's thoughts on football subjects ranging from the start to the end of the alphabet. Here's the thread of topics covered by Wenger so far if you'd like to catch up and keep them in one thread:
We're almost at the end of the alphabet, and Arsène's next topic is Vieira, a legendary figure at Arsenal. Wenger reveals that he chatted to the player when he was on the brink of a move to Ajax.
The A-Z of football with Arsene Wenger 👨🏼🏫— beIN SPORTS (@beINSPORTS_EN) May 22, 2020
'V' is for @OfficialVieira 🙌
'He was moving from Milan to Amsterdam. When I called him, he said: "I'm signing with Ajax tomorrow morning."
I said: "Come on my friend, stop that!" and I made him sign at Arsenal!' #beINWengerAtoZ pic.twitter.com/euiBLbpU06