Nice to meet you: Assessing Patrick Vieira’s early years in management

By Joe Davies

This summer, Patrick Vieira was tipped for the Arsenal job by none other than Arsène Wenger. His history with the club, success in relative obscurity with New York City, and knowledge of the inner workings of a modern Premier League giant in Manchester City, gained while working for their Elite Development Squad, meant for many fans he represented a worthy candidate. As it transpired, the gig went to Unai Emery, who has hit the ground running at The Emirates, and Vieira ended up at Ligue 1 club Nice, who finished eighth last year.

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