Nice fans called for boss Patrick Vieira to be sacked ahead of their defeat to Bayer Leverkusen and the Ligue 1 side have now acted.
Arsenal head coach Mikel Arteta's impact at the club was lauded by Patrick Vieira.
Former captain Patrick Vieira will forever be associated with Arsenal, but he was not interested in their coaching vacancy last month.
Patrick Vieira insisted he has always been fully committed to Nice, despite being linked with a return to Arsenal.
New Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta is the latest in a long line of Arsene Wenger proteges to become a boss.
Manchester United will reportedly resist the temptation to part with Paul Pogba in January, even if the midfielder asks for a transfer.
Arsenal reportedly hope to hold discussions with Wolves boss Nuno Espirito Santo following this weekend's Premier League games.
Former Arsenal captain Patrick Vieira played down speculation of a return to the Gunners after Unai Emery's exit.
Manchester United are reportedly preparing to make another move for Tottenham midfielder Christian Eriksen in January.
Nice coach Patrick Vieira discussed talk he could take over at Arsenal.