Hasenhuttl: Arsenal link close to the truth

RB Leipzig coach Ralph Hasenhuttl has admitted that the report linking him to the Arsenal job was close to the truth.
 
The Sun reported earlier in the week that the 49-year-old is set to take over from Arsene Wenger, should he decide to step down at the end of the season.
 
Hasenhuttl, who has led newly-promoted Leipzig to the top of the Bundesliga standings this campaign, revealed that the story was close to reality.
 
"It was a well-researched story. There was a lot of truth to it," the Austrian told a press conference.
 
"I have heard of worse fates than succeeding the longest-serving manager in England. It's not damaging my reputation, is it?"
 
However, he added that he is enjoying his time at Leipzig and isn't considering a move just yet.
 
"We don't have to put too much thought into it," he said of the Arsenal link. "I have found my luck here."

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