Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is out of contract at the end of the season but has been offered a new two-year deal by the club.
Wenger has yet to make an announcement on his future but is thought to be considering bring the curtain down on his 21-year tenure at Arsenal.
And according to Italian news outlet SNAI, Wenger has informally told the Arsenal dressing room he is off.
Arsene Wenger is under mounting pressure at Arsenal
Alexis Sanchez spotted in training after Arsenal bust-up
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Alexis Sanchez has been spotted in training after his reported bust-up last week
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Alexis Sanchez has been snapped in training after his bust-up last week
Italian journalist Tancredi Palmeri broke the news on Twitter, posting: “BOOM! ARSENE WENGER TOLD TO HIS PLAYERS THAT HE WILL LEAVE ARSENAL! Here details of when and how the talk happened.”
It is claimed Wenger has announced his decision to leave Arsenal to his players and not the club.
Arsenal host Bayern Munich tonight (7.45pm) as they look to reverse their 5-1 first-leg deficet in the Champions League.
Wenger appears to be losing support from the Arsenal fans, with their title hopes all but over.
Reports suggested Wenger had a bust-up with star man Alexis Sanchez last week, leading to him being dropped for their 3-1 defeat at Liverpool on Saturday.