The Mirror says the Dutchman will replace Liam Brady as Arsenal academy chief.
Jonker's work at Bayern was acclaimed. He said: "I was able to get the best out of Franck Ribery. He was a street boy as a young player. I come from the streets of Amsterdam. I speak the language of the players.
"Those sort of players don't need many words to communicate. Often one word is enough.''
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