Edu was once a part of the notorious 2003/04 title-winning facet that went all the marketing campaign unbeaten.
Wenger has had his fair proportion of critics through the years, as his facet have observed the name elude them of overdue.
The Frenchman has additionally been castigated for his facet’s failings in Europe.
But Edu nonetheless holds the maximum admire for Wenger, and he informed the Daily Mail: “His mentality created our group.
“He sought after to win each and every recreation and each and every trophy.
“Chelsea away, United away, we needed to win.”
When requested what it was once like when he first joined the Gunners, Edu added: “I used to be feeling unhappy. I misplaced my sister every week earlier than I arrived. I used to be now not in a great way.
“But I discovered a membership and supervisor that anxious about me as an individual, fairly than as a footballer.
“Every day Arsene Wenger pulled me into his administrative center. He sought after to test I used to be OK and test how my circle of relatives had been.
“He cared such a lot and it made me really feel so just right. He let my dad watch coaching.
“I come to London yearly and at all times move to look him.”
Arsenal resume Premier League tasks on Saturday (12:30pm) after they face Tottenham.