Former Arsenal supervisor, Arsene Wenger, has revealed that he rejected a possibility to teach Actual Madrid twice as a result of he was concerned in a undertaking to construct a brand new stadium that may substitute Highbury throughout his time at Emirates.
Wenger defined that he was happy with his choice to show Actual Madrid down as a result of he confirmed dedication and loyalty.
“After I was a child, Actual Madrid was my workforce,” Wenger advised EFE.
“I grew up watching [Alfredo] Di Stefano, [Ferenc] Puskas, [Raymond] Kopa, Santamaria, [Paco] Gento… They made an impression on me.
“I favored Actual Madrid, and with the passing of time, I ended up dealing with them.”
“I virtually went to Actual Madrid on two events. Not many individuals can say that” he added.
“However I used to be concerned in a undertaking to construct a brand new stadium that may substitute Highbury, and we needed to finance it.
“We paid for all of it ourselves. Nobody helped us. We paid for it on the pitch and by promoting gamers excessive and shopping for them low-cost.
“That’s why I didn’t go to Actual Madrid. I needed to complete that undertaking.
“I rejected a number of the greatest groups in Europe, and now I’m fairly happy with that as a result of I confirmed dedication, loyalty and that I can get to the tip of a undertaking.
“I didn’t search for rapid glory, I went for one thing deeper. In life, you may solely do what you assume is true. That’s my character.
“I don’t know if I made the precise selections, however I did what I needed to do.”