OFFICIAL: Arsene Wenger signs Arsenal contract extension
Written by Fab4.
Arsene Wenger has committed his future to Arsenal after officially signing a 3-year contract extension, the club has announced this morning. Wenger is now tied to Arsenal until 2014 and has expressed his desire to win trophies as a contributing factor behind his decision.
Arsène Wenger told Arsenal.com: “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.”
Arsenal chairman Peter Hill-Wood expressed him delight at Wenger extending his contract:
“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.”