In all honesty, the international break was welcome this time around because it gave Arsenal and Unai Emery a chance to fathom out what is fundamentally wrong at the Emirates and allowed the Spaniard sufficient time to put it right.
The visit of Southampton is not what Arsenal need right now.
It just goes to show how harsh the world of football can be after Mauricio Pochettino was sacked by Tottenham. It also made Unai Emery even more likely to face the gallows should Arsenal’s horrendous form continue.
There is very little difference between the path of the two sides at this
I made no secret that I felt Arsenal missed a trick by not employing Rafa Benitez as their coach, after they removed Arsene Wenger in the coup of 2018.
Instead, they unexpectedly chose Unai Emery and at the time, Benitez wasn’t even on the short list. Big mistake, huge ! Benitez
I tuned in eagerly to Unai Emery’s press conference post Xhaka gate, in the hope of seeing leadership and control but having watched the majority of it, there was a feeling in the pit of my stomach that the agreeable, well mannered Spaniard is out of his depth here.
Sometimes there is a turning point in a season that will be viewed after it’s ended as the factor that defined it. That can be in a positive or negative way of course but recent events at the Emirates are threatening to derail any aspirations of a top four finish
A recent blog on another site accused fans of suffering from ‘one bad result syndrome’ in their perception of Unai Emery, which paved the way for further analysis of the current situation at Arsenal.
Are Arsenal supporters being unfair ? has the Emirates become the home of the irrational knee jerk
Jose Mourinho was at the Emirates to watch the Europa league encounter between Arsenal and Vitoria and no doubt like the rest of us was wondering how Arsenal managed to wriggle out of certain defeat.
His appearance left many speculating that he was checking out his new place of employment but
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer couldn’t have imagined that the role of manager at Manchester United, a once in a lifetime opportunity, would be such a poisoned chalice. He breezed into Old Trafford with optimism, enthusiasm and a smile as wide as the pitch at the Theatre of Dreams.
Since then, much has
It’s completely astonishing how Manchester United have been allowed to become so desperately average. When looking through the list of illustrious names from various eras, it’s like reading a who’s who of football. Such shining talent, so many stars but all devoted and competitive professionals that drove United to unparalleled
Various news reports claiming that Arsene Wenger, the former Arsenal boss, is interested in taking up the United job and would like to succeed Solskjaer on the Old Trafford hot seat.
These rumours has arised from comments the Frenchman made in a recent interview. But, before jumping to any conclusions regarding