Wenger is currently stalling on renewing his contract at the Emirates after 20 years at the club with his stay about to end in the summer.
When he (Ralph Hasenhuttl) was asked about the possibility of replacing Arsene Wenger, Hasenhuttl said: “It was a well-researched story. There was a lot of truth to it.
RB Leipzig boss Ralph Hasenhuttl has confirmed he is in contact with Arsenal to replace Arsene Wenger.
“I have heard of worse fates than succeeding the longest-serving manager in England.
“It’s not damaging my reputation, is it?
“We don’t have to put too much thought into [the Arsenal job]. I have found my luck here.”
Leipzig are unbeaten in the Bundesliga this season so far, leading Bayern Munich by three points.