The Frenchman was sacked by the club last week after a dismal spell in charge.
Derby County defeated Hull City 4-0 at the iPro Stadium.
The Frenchman has been a free kick specialist at West Ham this season.
On top of the big money arrivals expected at the Emirates this summer, the Gunners are keeping faith in their youth recruitment drive.
Arsenal were truly dominant against Watford at the weekend.
Liverpool face Borussia Dortmund in the Europa League quarter-finals.
The German boss has been a big hit at Anfield since replacing Brendan Rodgers.
The Arsenal midfielder has recently returned to first team training.
Bayern Munich want Tottenham's Eric Dier, reports in Germany claim.
Ian Wright has been discussing his old club Arsenal after they recorded back-to-back wins with a 4-0 trouncing of Watford last time out.