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29 September, 2018
Arsenal make it 7 wins on the spin with victory over Watford (2-0)

Unai Emery and his Arsenal team continued their winning streak with a hard-fought victory against Javi Gracia’s Watford side at Emirates Stadium. And once again it was a quickfire double that changed the game in the Gunner’s favour, just like last week’s win against Everton. In a first half that was played at a high…

28 September, 2018
Watford: Pre-Match Thoughts

Unai Emery spoke to the media at the pre-match press conference for the Premier League match against Watford. They are a team with very good players, very competitive and with the duels they are a very hard team. Each match gives us the opportunity to take more confidence. We are winning, I think the confidence is…

26 September, 2018
Arsenal beat Brentford to go through to the 4th round of the Carabao Cup (3-1)

Unai Emery’s Arsenal side booked their place in the next round of the Carabao Cup with a 3-1 win over Brentford. The Basque coach took the chance to rotate his squad, making 9 changes from the side that beat Everton in the Premier League at the weekend. The only players to keep their spots in…

25 September, 2018
Brentford: Pre-Match Thoughts

Unai Emery spoke to the media at the pre-match press conference for the Carabao Cup match against Brentford. Now we are preparing for each match thinking only about our best performance, but we need every player because all the competitions in the season are very long and we need to prepare players and young players…

23 September, 2018
Quickfire double gives Arsenal victory against Everton (2-0)

Unai Emery’s Arsenal team beat Everton 2-0 at Emirates Stadium to record their fifth win in a row. The Gunners took the three points after two goals in three minutes left the opposition shell-shocked. It was the away side who got off to the better start in the first half but Petr Cech showed he’s…

22 September, 2018
Everton: Pre-Match Thoughts

Unai Emery spoke to the media at the pre-match press conference for the Premier League match against Everton. As we go into the matchday, I have doubts about who to choose for the first XI. And when I have this problem I am happy because it means many players are putting in good performances. I…

20 September, 2018
Arsenal open Europa League campaign with 4-2 win against FC Vorskla

Unai Emery became reacquainted with an old friend as his Arsenal side got off to a winning start in the 18/19 Europa League, a trophy he has won 3 times. The Basque coach decided to freshen up the starting eleven for the first group game against Ukrainian team FC Vorskla, making eight changes to the…

19 September, 2018
FC Vorskla: Pre-Match Thoughts

Unai Emery spoke to the media at the pre-match press conference for the Europa League match against FC Vorskla. Every match is about finding the best performance with the players. We have four competitions this season. Tomorrow is the Europa League, Sunday is Premier League, then it’s Carabao Cup and then we’re going to play in…

15 September, 2018
Arsenal make it three in a row with victory against Newcastle Utd. (1-2)

Unai Emery’s Arsenal side took all three points away at St James’ Park, making it three wins in a row for the Gunners. It’s also the first time Arsenal have won two consecutive away fixtures since May 2017. Emery named an unchanged starting line-up for the game, trusting in the players who won away at…

15 September, 2018
A highly demanding challenge up against a trailblazer

We go into the Newcastle game very much aware of its difficulty. They are a big, historic club who want to take the points, and on their bench they have a pioneer. Rafa Benitez has been one of the most important coaches for the last 20 years and he was the first Spanish coach to…