Sweet 13!: A Gallery Tribute to Arsene Wenger Randy O. | October 3, 2009 | Arsenal | 9 Comments Wenger was appointed as Arsenal manager on September 28, 1996 as a true alien to English football Be the first to receive breaking news about Arsenal! Email Address Subscribe Follow @RayFC_ The French tactician's first moves at Highbury were to sign the likes of Petit and Overmars with Vieira already captured The outcome was Arsene firing the Gunners to their second 'double' in history after only his first full season in charge Wenger's latest key signing would be in the form of Thierry Henry in August 1999 and it was anyone's guess how the £10 million gamble would pay off 'The Proffesor's exploits of scooping trophies and nurturing unknown players into stars is what would spark a fierce rivalry with an equally renowned Alex Ferguson But Wenger's fiery relationship with Ferguson brought controversies which saw Arsenal's boss in wrong discussions with the Football Association He would earn more monumental victories over Ferguson with another 'double' in 2002 and a remarkable unbeaten campaign to win his last league title to date in 2003/04 But Jose Mourinho's emergence after the 2004 title triumph proved a major threat to Arsenal and United's reign as English football's top couple Vieira - who would end his Arsenal stay by winning the FA Cup in 2005 - joined Henry and Wenger in leading a new era for the club with the move to the Emirates Stadium underway And despite a streak of barren years since switching home grounds, Wenger's heroics at the club was recognized with a cast of him made at the Emirates in 2007 And here he is today, still making his mark at Arsenal with a new brand of team Tweet Related Posts Monaco star – This Arsenal player is one of the best I have faced No Comments | Sep 5, 2017 Redknapp: This Arsenal player has really impressed me No Comments | Nov 29, 2016 Lacazette reveals what Wenger is not doing like his old manager No Comments | Oct 5, 2017 Arsenal Injury News: Giroud, Ramsey, Oxlade-Chamberlain No Comments | Feb 2, 2017 9 Comments Yes! October 3, 2009 Great post, made me cry! Lord O'Sharpy of California October 3, 2009 well, now we have Eboooue (but I wish AW all the best, he’s a legend) piken979 October 3, 2009 and whats wrong with Eboue? dummy! arsenekidz October 4, 2009 An unknown during his days at Grampus Eight, he has become a world renowned manager. His success story at The Arsenal is simply awesome. loft October 4, 2009 arsenalkidz, I read the story (praise him) and the last pic made me cry! YEAH, I don’t care!!! Screw you guys! I want Arsenal to win everything it would mean the world!!!! I absolutely love Arsenal who they are and how they play! Best entetaining futbol team ever! Joga bonito! loft October 4, 2009 Sorry, about my spelling…I’m drunk!!! usama October 4, 2009 absolutely loved it…….. arsenekidz October 4, 2009 Cheers Loft. The Arsenal is proud to have a fan like you. Carlos October 4, 2009 Thank you piken979 for responding …you took those words rite out my mouth. great post by the way….Arsene 4 life!!!