Arsenal vs Atletico Madrid: Diego Simeone says he has had no contact from Gunners over replacing Arsene Wenger

ATLETICO MADRID boss Diego Simeone has revealed he has had no contact from Arsenal over being Arsene Wenger's alternative.

The Gunners are on the hunt for a brand new boss after the Frenchman introduced he will depart the membership after 22 years in cost.

 Diego Simeone has revealed he has not spoken with anyone at Arsenal about replacing Arsene Wenger

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Diego Simeone has revealed he has not spoken with anybody at Arsenal about replacing Arsene Wenger

Simeone, forty seven, has been linked with taking over from Wenger, sixty eight, however was fast to say he shouldn’t be in negotiations forward of his aspect's Europa League semi-remaining conflict on the Emirates.

When requested concerning the job, Simeone stated: "No, I haven't spoken with anybody at Arsenal."

Simeone was extra talkative when requested about Wenger's profession and stated he discovered rather a lot from the Gunners legend when he was beginning out.

Simeone stated: "The very first thing that involves thoughts is admiration [Wenger]. He's had to reinvent himself.

 Arsene Wenger will leave Arsenal in the summer after 22 years at the club

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Arsene Wenger will depart Arsenal in the summertime after 22 years on the membership

"I see myself as a younger coach and I need to observe him and study from him. The place he has occupied in soccer is fantastic.

"Given the love he [Wenger] has for Arsenal he will need his group to proceed profitable.

"It's all the time nice to take concepts from a coach like Wenger. In terns of Diego he is simply as motivated as our backup keeper.

"We’re all motivated. Arsenal will demand us to be at our greatest."

Atletico Madrid gaffer Diego Simeone exhibits admiration for outgoing Arsenal supervisor Arsene Wenger

ATLETICO MADRID boss Diego Simeone has revealed he has had no contact from Arsenal over being Arsene Wenger's alternative.

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