Arsene Wenger has been told by senior Arsenal players to hire Thierry Henry for the final months of the season, reports say .
Henry has impressed in his role as Belgium assistant coach and Arsenal ’s biggest stars are desperate for some kind of change at the club .
A 2 – 0 away win at AC Milan in the Europa League has helped ease concerns after four defeats in a row for Wenger ’s side .
But, the turmoil is far from over at the Emirates and Wenger ’s players want Henry to come in and freshen up training, reports say .
Henry has coached the likes of Eden Hazard and Kevin De Bruyne in the Belgium set – up and Arsenal’s key players are convinced the former Gunner can help them rediscover their form .
Arsenal must win the Europa League to claim a spot in the Champions League , with the Londoners currently languishing sixth in the Premier League table and 11 points off fourth place .
Henry has already made it clear he would jump at the chance to join Arsenal ’s coaching ranks , but Wenger has resisted his pleas in the past.
Wenger is confident he , and he alone, can turn his side around and it may be a battle to convince the Frenchman to bring Henry in.
However , Josh Kroenke, the son of major shareholder Stan, is a massive fan of Henry and may use his growing influence at the club to hire Henry .
Wenger is set to keep his job until the end of the season, but there is now a serious possibility the 68 – year- old will be forced out of the club in the summer.
Arsenal are on the hunt for a fresh manager, which would end a remarkable 22 – year reign for Wenger at the club .
The Gunners face Watford on Sunday looking for their first win in the league since the start of February .