A decision over Arsène Wenger's future is imminent.
The Arsenal manager's new contract will be a continual topic at press conferences until pen is actually put to paper. The latest update came on Friday. It was the last question asked and his response was delivered with a huge smile.
"We are very soon," he said. "Very, very soon."
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