Ex-Arsenal boss Wenger joins FIFA as global development chief

FILE PHOTO: Laureus World Sports Awards - Salle des Etoiles, Monaco - February 18, 2019 Arsene Wenger poses after winning the Lifetime Achievement Award REUTERS/Eric Gaillard/File Photo

(Reuters) – Former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has been appointed as FIFA’s new chief of global football development, with the Frenchman set to oversee the growth of the sport plus technical matters, soccer’s world governing body said on Wednesday. The 70-year-old was recently linked with the Bayern Munich job following the sacking of Niko Kovac […]

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