- Arsene Wenger shocked football by announcing exit after 22 years at Arsenal
- Frenchman brings end to era at club and ex-players and pundits had their say
- Gary Neville said he deserves ‘incredible send off’ in the coming weeks
Arsene Wenger’s shock resignation as Arsenal manager following 22 years in charge drew a huge reaction on social media.
After the veteran Frenchman announced that he is to step down at the end of the season, players, pundits and fans had their say on the end of an era.
Piers Morgan, who has been among the most vocal Arsenal fans calling for Wenger to leave, posted a picture of the 68-year-old with the words: ‘Breaking: Wenger out.’
Piers Morgan was among the first well known Arsenal fans to tweet his reaction
Arsene Wenger announced his departure from Arsenal after 22 years as manager
Gary Neville preferred to offer praise for Wenger’s accomplishments, writing: ‘Arsene Wenger built the best teams that I played against in English Football.
‘The 98 team was Amazing. The biggest compliment is that he played football that made us change the way we played against them.
‘He now deserves the most incredible send off from all in the coming weeks.’
More to follow…