Vital Football

Latest Arsenal FC News

Robo-Arsene Is A Marathon Runner

Robo-Arsene Is A Marathon Runner

We all know that Arsene Wenger likes to run the club from top to bottom, but Le Boss says even when he is on holiday, he is not on holiday.

Wenger has given a few player a rest of recent weeks but revealed that Robo-Arsene doesn't need a rest.

Speaking with Arsenal.com he said "I don`t need a rest, I am marathon runner. I am always busy. There is always work to do that we can not do when we play. I must say I am quite lost on holiday. But the holiday period is the transfer period so there is always football.'

"I can sit on the beach on my phone and I have met players there. The players are at the beach as well in the summer!

"No one has found a machine to measure the pressure so I don`t know how much damage it does to me compared to somebody else. Many people say I am under massive pressure and it is terrible to experience but you cannot measure it to see if it is worse than someone else or not.'

"I keep fit, go to the gym, go running. I do a little everyday. But for me if you are in sport then you are in sport. The players are under physical stress that I am not. Yes, there is mental stress but I like to be 'in there` and keep in."

Let's hope Mr Wenger goes motoring on for years to come!!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Join the Vital Fantasy Football League - its Free!

Writer:Rocky7
Date:Sunday November 11 2007
Time: 1:17PM

Comments

0
Workaholic, obsessive, driven, we all knew this about Le Boss but beach person?? nahh would never had him down as one of those, he just seems far too ...cultured really. I'm glad that 'Beach Arsene' is one tabloid pic I've never witnessed - seeing him in shorts is bad enough!
nikolaijns
11/11/2007 13:29:00
0
Oh god, I bet he would cut one pasty figure in his speedos........barf!!!!
Rocky7
11/11/2007 13:37:00
0
Thanks mate, was trying my damndest not to picture that scenario!, lol - Arsene as the Hoff.
nikolaijns
11/11/2007 13:58:00
0
was thinking the other day about if a world-class manager took over at, let's say, a mid-table or club in league 1 for example, how much of a difference it would make. Went through it in my head, and the only managers who would really signifficantly change the future of the club seemed to be wenger or ferguson. Wenger more than Ferg. Other managers could get results too, but would they really rebuild the club for the better to such an extent as Wenger? I dont think so.
ArsenalRob
11/11/2007 14:10:00
0
*mid table club in league 1
ArsenalRob
11/11/2007 15:09:00
0
Have trouble picturing the Hoff as Hoff, let alone Arsene. We love him anyway, knobbly knees and all!
darinb007
12/11/2007 05:01:00
0
The guy is a genius, plain and simple. Wanna swap managers? ;)
DeanoVilla
16/11/2007 14:23:00
0
Couldn't have put it any better...
Migire
18/11/2007 19:15:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Arsenal Articles

Arsenal v Manchester City - Follow Live On Twitter

Arsenal are at Wembley facing Manchester City today, this will be a 3pm kick-off.

Limited Progress Made On Disabled Access

It's been reported that 13 Premier League clubs are still failing to provide the required number of wheelchair spaces for disabled supporters.

Revenues Soar But A Premier League Loss - 22/4/17

Premier League clubs posted record revenues in the season of 2015/16, but across the 20 top flight teams they still posted a loss of more than £100million.

Premier League 2016/17 Assist Kings (21/4/17)

With some playing 33 Premier League games in the 2016/17 season, a number of players are still in the chase to take this year's assist King crown recognition.

Archived Vital Arsenal Articles

Vital Arsenal articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Arsenal
Write For Vital Arsenal
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

FA Cup - Arsenal v Manchester City
Suggested By:
Arsenal win58%
Manchester City win42%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Chelsea 32 24 3 5 75 38
2 Spurs 32 21 8 3 71 46
3 Liverpool 33 19 9 5 66 29
4 Man City 32 19 7 6 64 28
5 Man Utd 31 16 12 3 60 24
6 Everton 34 16 10 8 58 23
7 Arsenal 31 17 6 8 57 23
8 WBA 33 12 8 13 44 -3
9 Southampton 31 11 7 13 40 -3
10 Watford 33 11 7 15 40 -17
11 Stoke 34 10 9 15 39 -13
12 AFC Bournemouth 34 10 8 16 38 -14
13 West Ham 34 10 8 16 38 -15
14 Leicester City 32 10 7 15 37 -12
15 Burnley 33 10 6 17 36 -14
16 Crystal Palace 32 10 5 17 35 -8
17 Hull City 34 9 6 19 33 -31
18 Swansea 34 9 4 21 31 -29
19 Middlesbrough 33 4 12 17 24 -20
20 Sunderland 32 5 6 21 21 -32
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Arsenal Results (view all)

Arsenal Fixtures (view all)

Apr 23 2017 3:00PM : Manchester City (H)
FA Cup
Apr 26 2017 7:45PM : Leicester City (H)
Barclays Premier League
Apr 30 2017 4:30PM : Tottenham Hotspur (a)
Barclays Premier League
May 7 2017 4:00PM : Manchester United (H)
Barclays Premier League
May 13 2017 3:00PM : Stoke City (a)
Barclays Premier League
May 21 2017 3:00PM : Everton (H)
Barclays Premier League

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.jordanwelch6
2.Jimmy the Saint1
Write for Vital Football