Arsène Wenger celebrates his 15th anniversary as Arsenal's manager on Saturday.

The Frenchman took charge on October 1, 1996 and his first game as manager came 11 days later as Blackburn were beaten 2-0 at Ewood Park.

Here's Wenger's complete record as Arsenal boss:

Wenger's matches as Arsenal manager (Up to and including 28 Sep 2011)
Competition
 League 568  328  144  96  1,069  527 
 FA Cup 78  53  14  11  143  59 
 League Cup 54  34  17  112  70 
 UEFA Champions League 141  71  35  35  225  139 
 UEFA Cup 11  22  11 
 Charity/Community Shield 11 
 Total 858  496  198  164  1,582  811 

First match in charge v Blackburn (a) - 12 October 1996 (won 2-0, Ian Wright 2)

Matches finishing level after 90 or 120 mins, which are decided by a penalty shoot-out are denoted win or defeat, as a result of the penalty shoot-out.

However, AS Roma 1 Arsenal 0 in March 2009 is denoted as a defeat. Arsenal qualified from the overall two-legged tie as a result of a 7-6 penalty shoot-out win, but lost on the night. The first leg finished Arsenal 1 AS Roma 0)

The void FA Cup Fifth Round match v Sheff Utd in February 1999 is counted as a 2-1 win

Farnborough Town FA Cup Fourth Round match on 25th January 2003 is counted as an away match, although played at Highbury (won 5-1)

All UEFA Champions League matches played at Wembley in 1998/99 and 1999/2000 are counted as home fixtures.

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