Arsenal blow: Potential Arsene Wenger replacement prefers Tottenham move
ARSENAL have reportedly been dealt a major blow in their bid to replace Arsene Wenger with Juventus boss Massimiliano Allegri.
08:26, Thu, Jan 19, 2017
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Wenger’s time at Arsenal could be coming to a close.
The Frenchman has been in charge since 1996 but his current contract expires at the end of the season.
Should the club miss out on the Premier League title for a 13th year in a row, the club could opt for someone new.
The Sun claimed earlier this week that Allegri was in talks to succeed Wenger at the Emirates.
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Spurs’ rise to second in the Premier League table is said to have made Mauricio Pochettino Barcelona’s No 1 priority to succeed Luis Enrique at the end of the season.
And Tottenham could usurp their London rivals by appointing Allegri as his replacement.
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Spurs chiefs are said to have made him their chief target should Pochettino leave for the Nou Camp.
Allegri is expected to leave Juventus despite leading them to back-to-back Serie A titles the the 2015 Champions League final.
The former AC Milan boss has upset senior members of the squad with foul-mouthed rants and also angered players for his treatment of Patrice Evra.
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