Arsenal sack Unai Emery: Manager leaves after 18 months in charge

Unai Emery has been sacked as Arsenal manager after 18 months in charge. The Spaniard, who previously led Paris St-Germain to the French league title and won three Europa Leagues with Sevilla, was appointed Gunners boss in May 2018, succeeding Arsene Wenger. He has been replaced on a temporary basis by assistant and former Arsenal midfielder Freddie Ljungberg. Arsenal said the decision had been “taken due to results and performances not being at the level required”. Arsenal sack Unai Emery: Manager leaves after 18 months in charge Arsenal are not…

Read More

Arsenal fans want ‘urgent action’ from ‘rudderless’ club

A number of prominent Arsenal supporters’ groups say “urgent action” is needed to halt the “alarming and desperate state of things” at the club. In July, they called for owner Stan Kroenke to “reinvigorate” the Gunners. Arsenal are eighth in the Premier League, eight points adrift of a top-four Champions League qualifying spot. “It feels like the club is rudderless and floating aimlessly, unsure of its destination,” said a statement from the fan groups. The collective of fans say they are backed by a petition with 120,000 signatures. Kroenke first…

Read More