Diego Simeone is clearly becoming Arsene Wenger’s replacement at Arsenal.
The Argentine has reduced his contract by two years with Atletico Madrid .
Simeone admits that the English Premier League is an attractive option for him Diego Simeone has taken a step to becoming Arsene Wenger’s successor as the Argentine reduced his contract with Atletico Madrid by two years.
The Gunners board have tipped the highly-rated Roji Blancos boss as the ideal candidate for Wenger when his contract expires in 2017.
Simeone has negotiated his 2020 stay at the Vicente Calderon to 2018, but will remain the highest paid coach in La Liga and a club hiring his services will pay a lower amount as compensation.
The former Argentina captain was tempted with offers from Paris Saint Germaine (PSG) and his former club Inter Milan during the last summer transfer window.
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Simeone has won one La Liga, Copa Del Rey and Europa League titles adding it with the Champions League runners-up medal on two occasions in his five year spell at the club.