Two years ago, Arsene Wenger announced he was leaving Arsenal.

Paris Saint-Germain's Spanish head coach Unai Emery (L) shakes hands with Arsenal's French manager Arsene Wenger during the UEFA Champions League Group A football match between Paris-Saint-Germain and Arsenal FC on September 13, 2016 at the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris.
Unai Emery (L) shakes hands with Arsenal’s French manager Arsene Wenger during the UEFA Champions League Group A football match between Paris-Saint-Germain and Arsenal FC on September 13, 2016 at the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris.

Yes, that’s right, two years.

And what a two years it has been since.

Arsenal’s decline, that we thought couldn’t get any worse accelerated under Unai Emery and, just when it looked like things were turning a corner under Mikel Arteta, the world shut down.

In honour of the great man, here are 30 of some of the best photos taken of him during his life.

Enjoy: