Arsenal news: Arsene Wenger warns Mikel Arteta he is ‘wasting’ Mesut Ozil | Football | Sport
Despite the pair’s disagreement over Ozil, Wenger still believes Arteta is laying all the groundwork to be a huge success in the Arsenal dugout.
“He has the ingredients to be a very good manager, a top manager, but many of my former players had these ingredients,” he added. “We have to give them time, let them do their job in the way they want to do it.
“He’s intelligent, he has big passion and a strong character. And I believe he’s surrounding himself with the right people.
“A club is about identity. Identity is about values and values are about the people who carry these values. And so it’s important there is a continuity on that front for me.”
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