As you might expect, the club themselves also laid on a special farewell, with the current squad using their shirts to deliver personal messages of thanks to for the departing Frenchman.
However, "The Invincibles" was the last timeArsenal won the league with supporters increasingly frustrated at the Gunners' inability to compete for Premier League and Champions League honours.
Wenger and Arsenal have been coy about what directly prompted his departure with a season remaining on his contract.
Arsenal's French coach Arsene Wenger crouches on the sideline during the UEFA Europa League semi-final second leg football match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Arsenal FC at the Wanda Metropolitano stadium in Madrid on May 3, 2018.
So his final home game today - against Burnley - was always going to be a special affair, with a packed Emirates expected to say farewell to their greatest ever manager in the right way.
His former assistant Pat Rice and the club's former goalkeeper Bob Wilson made a speech and awarded the 68-year-old with a commemorative gold Premier League trophy - awarded to the club after the unbeaten "Invincible" title-winning season.
"It will be hard to say thank you enough", he told a news conference (via Goal).
Welcomed back on to the pitch by rapturous chants of "there's only one Arsene Wenger", the Frenchman addressed the crowd: "Thank you for having me for such a longtime".
'I knew I had to sit with the guy for as long as it took. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang struck twice for the Gunners while Saed Kolasinac, Alexandre Lacazette and Alex Iwobi scored one goal each.
As he said, "One day I'll go up to heaven and He will ask 'What have you done with your life?' The only answer I have will be, 'I tried to win football games'".
While this game means nothing on the surface, if you look at the table, you will see that sixth place is not even a guarantee for the Gunners.
Aaaron says a retired California police officer who was visiting Nashville stepped in and ordered the man to lie on the ground. According to the Metro Nashville Police Department, the shooting was a result of a "dispute".
Netanyahu said Israel "would love to have [Trump]" attend the ceremony, though it's unclear if the president will be there. The demonstrators are pressing for a right of return for refugees and their descendants to what is now Israel .
He had five turnovers, five rebounds and seven assists, well below a pace that had left him as the presumptive Rookie of the Year. After squandering their big second-quarter lead, the 76ers steadied, briefly edging back ahead in the 4th quarter.
When the athletes appeared on court, the public address system announced that there was no North and no South, but Korea. It is thanks to the IOC that North Korea is participating here in Halmstad, due to their Olympic Solidarity support.
But Woods clawed his way around the hard track in Thursday's sun-splashed first round to stay in touch with the leaders. They feel springy and they feel fast, especially as I'm walking on them, but they're not putting that way.
If a meteor impacts Mars during the mission's two year primary mission, SEIS could detect it as it rings the planet like a bell. InSight, which is the first planetary mission that will take off from the West Coast, will be targeted to launch at 7.05 a.m.
Often alluded as the "King Maker" party, JD (S) has a strong backing from the Vokkaliga community in the Old Mysore region. A year ago during Deepavali, Shri Narendra Modi interacted with over 25,000 party workers from Gujarat and Varanasi.
Challenged on whether she would remove the target, Ms Rudd said: "I have not discussed that with the Prime Minister". Green Party co-leader Caroline Lucas tweeted: "PM loses her human shield and now looks very exposed herself".
Fowler is 6 shots off the lead and McIlroy is 7 shots off the lead, but both are capable of going low and winning this tournament. After his round, Woods said his putting struggles are "not fun", but he has made adjustments.
Speaking on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, Glover said, "Being a rapper is super awkward". "I really can do anything". The lyrics go from lighthearted ("I know you wanna party") to heavy (" This is America , police be trippin' now").
David Davis told the Lords EU committee he was "not at all sure" there will be agreement on the "border backstop" by June. But the Lords heavily voted for Parliament to be given a more decisive say on the outcome of the Brexit negotiations.
Lava spews from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano
National Park Service officials have shut down 16,000 acres of the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park as a precaution. The government issued a state of emergency and called in the Hawaii National Guard to help with the evacuations.
Sensex opens 50 points lower, Nifty opens flat
JSW Energy, Castrol India Ltd and Hexaware Technologies Ltd dropped after their March-quarter results failed to please investors. The Sensitive Index ( Sensex ) of the BSE, which had closed at 35,176.42 points on Wednesday, opened higher at 35,257.31 points.
North Korea changes its time zone to match South
The closure will see experts from South Korea and the United States. "I think you're going to be seeing very, very good things". Trump also said that he was not considering reducing the USA military's presence in South Korea as part of the negotiations.
Chelsea stand-off as Conte refuses to resign
However to attend for this kind of season... it could be very troublesome to foretell this kind of season for Salah. I have a contract with Chelsea , doing my job and everyday and this is my answer.
Adelaide loses worldwide cricket on Australia Day
India , it is learnt, are also reluctant to have day-night Tests in the nine-team World Test Championship to be played from 2019. India will tour Australia later this year for the four-Test series which begins with the game in Adelaide on December 6.
Tom Dumoulin wins Stage 1 time trial taking the pink jersey
The Dutchman is the first rider since Paolo Savoldelli back in 2005-06 to win the first stage of the race as defending champion. The 167-kilometre second stage on Saturday (Sunday NZT) will whizz down the Mediterranean coast from Haifa to Tel Aviv.
116 killed as storms batter India
Of the casualties, many were caused by lightning , which struck at many places after the dust storm settled down. The state government quickly released funds to compensate the families of those killed or for damage.