The long-term Gunners boss has come under pressure at the Emirates with another title bid failing.
Saturday’s 3-1 defeat to Chelsea has dampened the mood further at Arsenal with their season crumbling.
Despite the difficulties, owner Kroenke wishes for Arsene Wenger to stay beyond the summer and put pen to paper on a new deal.
According to The Telegraph, the extension to the Frenchman’s £8million-a-year contract is on the table and simply requires Wenger to sign.
Arsenal owner Stan Kroenke does not want to have to replace Arsene Wenger at the Emirates
Arsene Wenger is under pressure with Arsenal fans as their title bid has crumbled again
Arsenal players and Wenger’s coaching staff have been left completely out of the loop
However, the manager is aware of the tensions among supporters surrounding his position.
And he will apparently wait to judge the overall mood of whether fans still want him in charge for the next two years.
Arsenal players and Wenger’s coaching staff have been left completely out of the loop at to his intentions or what the club expect to happen.
Should he choose not to continue next term, three men are in the frame as Wenger’s replacement.
Who could succeed Arsene Wenger at Arsenal?
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Express Sport takes a look at top candidates who could replace Arsene Wenger at Arsenal
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Who are the favourites to replace Arsene Wenger at Arsenal?
Juventus boss Max Allegri is among those in the frame to replace Arsene Wenger at Arsenal
Juventus’ Max Allergi refused to rule out taking over at Arsenal in the summer, and is interested in the role.
Meanwhile, Borussia Dortmund’s Thomas Tuchel and Monaco’s Leonardo Jardim are in contention if a change is enforced.
Next week’s Champions League showdown at Bayern Munich is expected to have a big say on the vibe at Arsenal and subsequently Wenger’s position.