ARSENE WENGER’s YEARS Oct 1996 – June 2018 = 22 years

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Milestones

  1. Employed  October 1996
  2. Revolutionalised football, won FA and EFL in 1997/98 (Tony Blair elected PM, Rashford was born)
  3. Won Community/Charity Shield in 1999 (Henry joined Ars from Juve; Nigeria’s 4th Republic born)
  4. Won Community/Charity Shield again in 2000
  5. Came 2nd in the EFL in 2001
  6. Won FA and EFL in 2002
  7. Won FA and Community/Charity Shield in 2003 (Nigeria recorded first successful succession election)
  8. Won EFL and became INVINCIBLE in 2004 (Year Facebook was launched)
  9. Won FA and Community/Charity Shield 2005
  10. Came 4th in EFL, 2nd in Champions League 2006 (Lost to Barca 2-1 in UCL)
  11. Came 4th in EFL in 2007 (1st iphone launched, Gordon Brown made PM; Nigeria recorded first civilian-civilian handover )
  12. Came 3rd in EFL in 2008
  13. Came 4th in EFL in 2009
  14. Came 3rd in EFL in 2010 (David Cameroon elected PM)
  15. Came 4th in EFL in 2011 (Jonathan won re-election)
  16. Came 3rd in EFL in 2012
  17. Came 4th in EFL in 2013 (Ferguson left Man U)
  18. Won FA and came 4th in EFL in 2014 (Wenger’s 1000th game)
  19. Won FA and Community/Charity Shield in 2015 (1st defeat of an incumbent: Jonathan to Buhari)
  20. Won Community/Charity Shield, came 2nd in EFL in 2016 (Teresa May became PM)
  21. Won FA, came 5th in EFL in 2017 (1st time to finish behind Spurs)
  22. Won Community/Charity Shield in 2018 (resigned)