Steve Bould to assist Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger next season

14:38 10 May 2012

Steve Bould, Arsenal

Steve Bould, Arsenal

EMPICS Sport

The Gunners have replace Pat Rice with the popular defender

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Steve Bould will be his assistant next season following the departure of Pat Rice.

Bould, who made 372 appearances for the club, will be promoted from his current role as youth team coach.

Wenger said: “I always want to give a chance to people who know how we coach.

“Steve is a very good coach and brings a continuation of our philosophy.”

Bould was put in charge of the Gunners youth team in 2001, leading them to the 2009 Youth Cup and consecutive FA Academy Premier League titles.

The 49-year-old won three league titles, two FA Cups, a League Cup and the European Cup Winners’ Cup in 1994 during his time with the Gunners

Related articles

Sign up for our news alerts today!

Our editors' picks for the day's top news delivered to your inbox or phone.

Sign up for email alerts Sign up for mobile alerts
1
2 3 4 5 6
7

Latest Arsenal news

Thursday, April 28, 2016
Dele Alli wheels away after scoring the opening goal

Arsenal legend Martin Keown has admitted Dele Alli cannot afford a repeat of his West Brom outburst and says the Tottenham man must ‘keep a lid on that kind of behaviour.’

Thursday, April 28, 2016
Oxlade-Chamberlain now faces a race against time to make the England squad (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

Santi Cazorla might make a welcome return to Arsenal action when they host Norwich this weekend.

Thursday, April 28, 2016
Paris Saint-Germain's Zlatan Ibrahimovic celebrates scoring (Adam Davy/PA Wire)

We round up all Thursday morning’s stories from around the newspapers. What have your club been up to?

Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Who is this former Blue? (Ben Radford /Allsport)

From Henry to Hasselbaink, we all remember the Premier League’s star names during the noughties but how many of the less heralded faces can you recognise? Let us kno your score @London24Sport.

Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Roma goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny (John Walton/PA Wire)

Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny wants to make his loan move to Roma permanent.

What is this?

Near You Now

Don't Miss...

Competitions

Kindle 7 inch tablet

Are you looking for a brand new gadget to help you stay connected on the go and make that long journey home a bit more entertaining? Look no further. MyOffers is giving you the chance to win 1 of 50 Kindle Fire 7” Display Tablets! That’s 50 times more chances to win, so hurry up and enter our competition today and you could be one of our lucky winners!

Read more
Yummy traditional afternoon teas for two

MyOffers is giving you the chance to win 1 of 50 Traditional Afternoon Teas for two at a location of your choice! That’s 50 times more chances to win, so hurry up and enter our competition today and you could be one of our lucky winners!

Read more

Latest Tech News

Transport