Arsenal dengan senang hatinya telah mengesahkan yang Arsene Wenger telah pun menurunkan tandatangannya ke kontrak lanjutan yang telah ditawarkan Arsenal sebelum perlawanan pembukaan musim menentang Liverpool esok di Anfield.. Berita ini pastinya mengembirakan fans Arsenal dengan tanpa keraguan lagi Wenger akan terus kekal di Arsenal sampai beliau bersara mengikut kenyataan Wenger sebelum ini..
"My heart belongs to Arsenal and my desire is to see this team win silverware.. My commitment and drive are as strong and fresh as ever.. Signing a new deal means that I can see this talented group of players reach their potential.. Trust me, they are ready to deliver.. With my staff and players we are in front of an exciting challenge and we are looking forward to achieving much success.."
Pengurusi Arsenal, Peter Hill-wood turut gembira dengan perkembangan ini.. "We are thrilled that Arsène has signed an extension to his contract. He has masterfully transformed this football club over the last 14 years and the exciting and compelling football we play under his stewardship is admired the world over.. Arsène is a very talented man and we believe the young, exciting team he has nurtured over the past five years will reward his and the fans’ patience with silverware.." Adios!!