The rumors of Arteta's impending appointment have drawn strong but mixed reactions from Arsenal supporters.
Pires believes Vieira remains the ideal candidate to step into Wenger's shoes at the Emirates club.
"With Vieira - and this is only my opinion - yes".
Arsenal failed to compete for the Premier League title and eventually dropped out of the top four, sparking massive fan unrest.
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According to the outlet, the former actress told her father she loved him and "was concerned about his health". Ms Markle, 36, will not have a maid of honour as she wanted to avoid choosing just one of her closest friends.
Wenger's assistant Steve Bould has been offered a new role pending the next manager's approval, but he has not yet indicated a definite willingness to stay himself, and is understood to be weighing up a potential position at Stoke City.
The Daily Telegraph says that whoever the new manager is he will have no say in the acquisition of Freiburg defender Caglar Soyuncu, identified by the club's head of recruitment Sven Mislintat as a priority buy this summer.
Furthermore, it was reported that negotiations have entered an advanced stage with financial remuneration and the number of backroom staff already being discussed. Arteta also has received tutelage from a man that many consider the best in the business today by assisting under Guardiola.
The 68-year-old revealed last week he has some work to do in France early this week before returning to Arsenal's London Colney training centre to clear his desk.
PSG are also interested in tempting Wenger back to his home country with a manager's role. That is the problem I face at the moment.