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Record-breaker Wenger surprised by Arsenal's faith

October 1, 2009
By Soccernet staff
Arsene Wenger has described the Arsenal board's decision to appoint him as manager in 1996 as ''brave'' and admits to being surprised by their faith in a relatively unknown foreigner.

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