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Arsenal have become ever desperate to bring in their legend Mike Arteta back to the Emirates Stadium as Arsene Wenger replacement next season.
The North London outfit are seriously considering the bold move of appointing a managerial novice in the form of the Manchester City coach.
It is a measure of just how impressed the Gunners are with their former midfielder that he is being considered among just a handful of stellar candidates.
Arsenal have also singled out Juventus manager Max Allegri and former Barcelona coach Luis Enrique.
A fourth candidate is believed to be Julian Nagelsmann.
Pep Guardiola is desperate to keep hold of Arteta, who he considers pivotal to his backroom staff at City.
The Catalan called upon Arteta just right after his retirement announcement with the Gunners.