Rapper M.I Abaga has hailed Arsene Wenger following the announcement of resignation as Arsenal manager on Friday.
The Nigerian rapper revealed that Rudyard Kipling’s famous poem titled “If,” reminds him of Wenger, who he’s “sad to see” leaving Arsenal.
M.I Abaga who’s also the CEO of record company Chocolate City, tweeted: “There is a world famous poem called ‘if’ by Rudyard Kipling.. endeavor to look it up. It reminds me so much of Arsene Wenger. “A man who always stuck by his values. I am sad to see him leave. So sad,” he adds.
The “Undisputed” rapper joins the star-studded list of celebrities who have paid tributes Arsene Wenger. They include former Arsenal striker, Robin van Persie, Cesc Fabregas, Gary Lineker, and Gary Neville.
Arsene Wenger will leave Arsenal at end of the season after 22 years in charge as manager.
The 68-year-old Frenchman has guided the club to three Premier League titles, seven FA Cup wins since his appointment in October 1996.
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