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The heavily criticised Arsene Wenger has signed a new two-year deal after winning the FA Cup on Sunday Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has agreed a new two-year contract, extending his 21-year reign at the club.

Wenger and club owner Stan Kroenke meton Monday to determine the Frenchman’s future, with the decision relayed to directors at a Tuesday board meeting.

The Gunners were fifth in the Premier League this season, the first time they have finished outside the top four since the Frenchman joined in 1996.

They finished 18 points behind champions Chelsea, but beat the Blues to win the FA Cup at Wembley on Saturday.

Wenger’s contract was set to finish at the end of the current campaign.