Arsenal boss Wenger remains on Perez's Real Madrid shortlist

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger remains on Florentino Perez's shortlist for Real Madrid's next coach.

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger remains on Florentino Perez's shortlist for Real Madrid's next coach.

AS says Perez's right-hand man, Jorge Valdano, is now sounding out representatives of the three high-profile managers on their list - Wenger, Inter Milan boss Jose Mourinho and AC Milan's Carlo Ancelotti.

Mourinho is fast emerging as favourite for the Real job with Ancelotti edging closer to Chelsea and Wenger preparing to sign a new contract with the Gunners.