Massimilano Allegri has refused to rule out taking over at Arsenal in the summer
Express Sport understands Allegri is in advanced talks to over as the new Arsenal manager should Arsene Wenger leave in the summer.
Wenger is out contract at the end of the season but the club are ready to hand him a two-year deal to stay.
But Wenger is concerned by the growing animosity among fans due to the club’s failure to compete for the title.
Massimilano Allegri could replace Arsene Wenger this summer
Arsene Wenger could leave Arsenal in the summer
Arsenal dropped further behind leaders Chelsea on Saturday when they lost 3-1 at Stamford Bridge.
Fans held banners calling on Wenger to stand down and the club are understood to be considering their options should the Frenchman walk away.
Allegri, along with RB Leipzig boss Ralph Hasenhuttl, Thomas Tuchel and Eddie Howe have all been mentioned as potential successors.
And Allegri today refused to rule out a move to north London.
Who could succeed Arsene Wenger at Arsenal?
Thu, August 25, 2016
Express Sport takes a look at top candidates who could replace Arsene Wenger at Arsenal
Get Quotes on Home Insurance
Leicester City FC via Getty Imag
1 of 9
Many are calling for Arsene Wenger to be sacked from Arsenal but who could replace the Frenchman at the Emirates?
“I won’t deny or confirm anything,” he said.
“I am in sync with the club, now we have to focus on winning. At this time of the season the media always says I’m leaving, even when things are going really well.”
Allegri, 49, has been at Juve since 2014 and has won two Serie A titles.