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Arsenal announces Unai Emery as new head coach
May 23, 2018
“I’m very excited to be given the responsibility to start this important new chapter in Arsenal’s history.”
Arsenal finally signs a new head coach and it’s no other but Unai Emery. Following Mikel Arteta’s drop out from the spot of Arsenals Manager at the last point, Unai Emery became the lead at the count for the head coach sit.
Unai becoming the new manager of Gunner’s had a few to talk about and he was quick to make relevance to the previous manager Arsene Wenger complementing his way of leadership also confirming he lent lessons from his managerial styles and placing his gratitude’s.
Unai aged 46 years existed the French club PSG after his two year contract expired and wasn’t renewed. The Spaniard led PSG in receiving three domestic league cups before he was replaced by Thomas Tuchel. During his period in France Unai Emery successfully won 87 of his 113 matches in charge at PSG. Emery experienced considerable success in Europe during his time at Sevilla, winning three successive Europa Leagues between 2014 and 2016.
Emery said to Arsenal’s official website: “I am thrilled to be joining one of the great clubs in the game.
“Arsenal is known and loved throughout the world for its style of play, its commitment to young players, the fantastic stadium, the way the club is run. I’m very excited to be given the responsibility to start this important new chapter in Arsenal’s history.
“I have met Stan and Josh Kroenke and it’s clear they have great ambitions for the club and are committed to bringing future success. I’m excited about what we can do together and I look forward to giving everyone who loves Arsenal some special moments and memories.”
Mikel Arteta was the front row man getting ready to take on the managarial job to the Gunner’s before pulling out. It came to our understanding that Arteta wanted more with the control of things in the transfer section, but was given a more handicapped policy not allowing him with enough flexibility.
Arsenals chief executive Ivan Gazidis mentioned the club taking on a “rigorous” recruitment precedure which ended up with Emery emerging as the final pick.
“Unai has an outstanding track record of success throughout his career, has developed some of the best young talent in Europe and plays an exciting, progressive style of football that fits Arsenal perfectly”, said Gazidis.
“His hard-working and passionate approach and his sense of values on and off the pitch make him the ideal person to take us forward.
“We conducted a confidential, wide-ranging and rigorous search involving extensive background references, data and video analysis, and personal meetings with all the candidates we shortlisted.
“All were interested in the position and we were unanimous in our choice of Unai to drive the next chapter of our history.”
Arsenal’s majority shareholder Stan Kroenke described Emery as a “proven winner”, adding: “Several things stood out during his interview and the entire process; his football knowledge, energy, determination and love of the game.
“His familiarity with our club and our players, the Premier League and the game in Europe were all very impressive.
“He shares our vision to move forward, to build on the platform created by Arsene Wenger and help this club enjoy greater success. He’s a proven winner.”