Arsene Wenger admits he ‘felt sorry’ for former Arsenal manager Unai Emery

first_img Comment Metro Sport ReporterWednesday 18 Dec 2019 9:56 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link473Shares Arsene Wenger admits he ‘felt sorry’ for former Arsenal manager Unai Emery Ljungberg reacts to Arsenal’s 3-0 thumping by Man CityTo view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 8:48FullscreenLjungberg reacts to Arsenal’s 3-0 thumping by Man City is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.The iconic Frenchman has given his backing to Arteta who he knows very well from their time together in north London.Look I am an Arsenal supporter – I said that in my last speech,’ Wenger added.‘At the moment I support the manager in charge, and the manager in charge is Ljungberg. When Arteta will be in charge, I will support Arteta.More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man City‘He is intelligent, he has passion, he has knowledge, but Ljungberg [does] as well.I believe that Arteta has certainly a great future, he has certainly learned a lot in his first position as an assistant coach and after that as well he will have to deal with the fact that he has no experience at that level and he will have to get surrounded well.‘For the rest, of course Arsenal is going through a very difficult period so it’s better I don’t comment too much on that and I just suffer like every supporter.’MORE: Jurgen Klopp admits Liverpool needed transfer target Takumi Minamino against Monterrey Arteta is expected to be in the Arsenal dugout this weekend (Picture: Getty)Wenger insists he backed Emery right up until his sacking and claims his successor was ‘unlucky’ with how results went this term.AdvertisementAdvertisement‘I don’t want to judge, that you know. When he was in charge I supported him,’ the legendary former Arsenal manager said.‘He was unlucky because he had a bad spell and football is like that.‘When you don’t win for a while a football manager is always in a position where he has to reduce crisis time because patience is very short.‘They had a long spell of not winning so I felt sorry for him.’center_img Advertisement Advertisement Unai Emery was ‘unlucky’ at Arsenal, claims Arsene Wenger (Picture: Getty)Arsene Wenger says he ‘felt sorry’ for Unai Emery after a dismal start to the campaign at Arsenal which culminated in the Spaniard’s sacking.Emery managed just four wins from 13 Premier League games this season and a miserable Europa League defeat at home to Eintracht Frankfurt proved to be the straw that broke the camel’s back.Freddie Ljungberg has been acting as the Gunners’ interim head coach following Emery’s dismissal but the Swede has failed to turn results around, overseeing only one victory away at West Ham.Mikel Arteta is the overwhelming favourite to take over the reins on a permanent basis and the club’s former captain is expected to be appointed in time for this weekend’s trip to Everton.ADVERTISEMENTlast_img read more

Dele Alli fell out with Mourinho before half-time sub in Everton loss, says Agbonlahor

first_img Promoted ContentMind-Bending Technology That Was Predicted Before It Appeared10 Hyper-Realistic 3D Street Art By Odeith5 Of The World’s Most Unique Theme ParksCouples Who Celebrated Their Union In A Unique, Unforgettable Way5 Of The World’s Most Unique Theme Parks10 Phones That Can Work For Weeks Without RechargingFantastic-Looking (and Probably Delicious) Bread Art10 Extremely Gorgeous Asian Actresses6 Ridiculous Health Myths That Are Actually True8 Superfoods For Growing Hair Back And Stimulating Its Growth10 Risky Jobs Some Women Do14 Hilarious Comics Made By Women You Need To Follow Right Now The Spurs boss called him “f*****g lazy” in Amazon’s documentary of the club. Agbonlahor played over 300 times for Villa and won three England caps. read also:Mourinho: Ferguson ‘urged’ me to sign Dele Alli during Man Utd era And he believes Spurs need another frontman. He added: “There’s a lot of pressure on Harry Kane. “I feel if they don’t get a striker and get off to a bad start, I can see Mourinho walking or getting the sack. “He is used to spending money. He is not used to begging for a striker.” FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 Dele Alli fell out with Tottenham boss, Jose Mourinho, before their weekend defeat, an ex-England star has claimed. The midfielder was subbed at half-time in Sunday’s 1-0 home loss to Everton. And former Aston Villa ace Gabby Agbonlahor, now a talkSPORT pundit, said: “I feel like they need a No 10 as well because I’m hearing from a good source that Dele Alli and Mourinho have fallen out.” Mourinho said he made the change as he wanted more creativity from his midfield, calling them “lazy”. The Special One also repeated his wish to bring in another striker. Agbonlahor spoke on the Sports Bar show on Sunday morning, before Spurs’ loss. Dele, 24, has failed to impress under Mourinho.Advertisementcenter_img Loading… last_img read more

Fifa World Cup FIFA World Cup 2018: Mohamed Salah to play in Egypt vs Russia

first_img For all the Latest Sports News News, Fifa World Cup News, Download News Nation Android and iOS Mobile Apps. New Delhi: Mohamed Salah celebrated his 26th birthday in style with Chechen case and the news that he will be involved in Egypt’s next FIFA World Cup match.A statement from Egyptian soccer association released no further details about his fitness except that the Liverpool star participated in full training on Saturday in Grozny, Egypt football team’s camp in Russia’s Chechnya region.“(His) condition is so much better,” Egypt executive director Ihab Leheta said on Saturday. “He was very upset after the Uruguay game. He thought he could have played and made a contribution.”Salah smiled as he sang “Happy Birthday” with his teammates, team officials and hotel staff, but the brief celebration was visibly subdued and not everyone joined in.“We could have celebrated more,” Leheta said, alluding to the loss to Uruguay.Fans and Chechnya’s leadership tried to cheer him up, presenting Salah with a giant 100 kilogram birthday cake.Salah injured his left shoulder in a collision with Real Madrid’s Sergio Ramos in the Champions League final last month, leaving his World Cup campaign under dark clouds. The 26-year-old forward was an unused substitute in Egypt’s 1-0 loss to Uruguay on Friday.Egypt now faces host Russia in St. Petersburg on Tuesday and then lock horns with Saudi Arabia on June 25. last_img read more


first_imgA mother of five has been fined €500 after being caught trying to sell counterfeit CDs at a Donegal market.Donna Coyle was caught with more than 640 fake CDs at Lifford Sunday Market.Solicitor Donagh Cleary told Letterkenny District Court that his client had been in a relationship with a man whom was involved in the illegal copying of CDs. The relationship finished but she had all these CDs which she decided to sell.The court heard that Ms Coyle, from Strabane, was now making buns and pastries to sell to local shops to make a living.Judge Paul Kelly said the public constantly hear through the media about how much money is being lost because of such illegal counterfeiting practices.He fined Ms Coyle €500 which had been a previous bail bond when she had been arrested.MUM OF FIVE CAUGHT WITH MORE THAN 600 COUNTERFEIT CDS AT MARKET was last modified: January 19th, 2012 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:counterfeit CDsDonna CoyleLifford Sunday Marketlast_img read more