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Arsenal, meanwhile, are able to welcome Mesut Ozil and Jack Wilshere back into their starting XI after they missed Sunday's win over West Ham United due to injury.

Vieira is now in charge of Major League Soccer outfit New York City FC after previously working as a coach at Manchester City.

Arsene Wenger and Arsenal have been ridiculed in the British media after the Premier League giants issued two statements late Wednesday clarifying remarks by the long-serving manager about his departure.

"He will have no shortage of offers", according to David Dean, Arsenal's former vice-chairman who appointed Wenger in 1996.

The Gunners' hopes of ending the season on a high rest on winning the Europa League, which will give Wenger the first European trophy of his career and earn Arsenal a spot in next season's Champions League.

"I don't want this to be perceived that I want to go because I don't want to leave".

Ospina was somewhat surprisingly picked between the sticks for Thursday's crunch Europa League semi-final clash with Atletico at the Emirates, despite Cech being back in the squad.

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On the club's appointment plans, Wenger added: "They need to make the right decision, even if you have to be bold".

The Gunners have been woeful this season as they now languish in sixth place and are out of every competition except for the Europa League - the subtier European competition in comparison to the Champions League. "But honestly it's not something which will stop me doing what I am doing at the moment".

Tributes have been flooding in for departing Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger.

"But if the question is as simple as: 'Are you ready to manage any teams in Europe?' then I would say: 'Yes".

Arsenal, have started their rebuild without sacrificing their current players, instead choosing to assimilate their new players on the go. I'm backing him to get on the scoresheet and United to come out on top. It will be surreal when I don't work.

Mourinho is therefore confident his time at the club has been a success, claiming there was an acceptance before his arrival that they could not guarantee a challenge for honours, despite them having won the FA Cup in Van Gaal's last match in charge. Simeone's side has shown in the past few years that their ability to perform in two-legged matches and know-how is second to none, and they would be relying on that to gain an advantage going into the second leg at home.