Bould was been promoted from youth team head coach to Wenger’s number two following Pat Rice’s retirement at the end of last season.
The 49-year-old was put in charge of the Gunners youth team in 2001, leading them to the 2009 Youth Cup and consecutive FA Academy Premier League titles.
His ‘no nonsense’ coaching style has drawn plaudits from supporters and players alike, with goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny revealing that he is exactly the kind of character Arsenal need right now.
Wojciech Szczesny on Bould:
“Steve likes to shout at players and keep them on their toes which some of us need,” said Szczesny. “Pat [Rice] was like...