Press

1 May, 2019
VALENCIA CF: PRE-MATCH THOUGHTS

Unai Emery spoke to the media at the pre-match press conference for the first leg of the UEL semi-final against Valencia CF. We need to fight and to give more for the team. Our focus is now on the first leg but also next week in the second leg. We need to be clever but we…

28 April, 2019
Arsenal fail to take points from visit to Leicester (3-0)

Arsenal were on the road in the Premier League for Sunday’s early kick-off against Leicester City. The game began at a high tempo, with both Ainsley Maitland-Niles and Tielemans going into the referee’s book for mistimed challenges inside the opening quarter of an hour. The home side were enjoying good possession but Arsenal carried threat on…

27 April, 2019
LEICESTER: PRE-MATCH THOUGHTS

Unai Emery spoke to the media at the pre-match press conference for the Premier League match against Leicester City. The first idea is to recover our confidence. We can recover our confidence during each minute, each hour, each week through training and of course the match. We need to give a big performance and get…

24 April, 2019
Arsenal fail to pick up points on the road against Wolves (3-1)

Arsenal faced Wolverhampton Wanderers on Wednesday night in the Premier League. Unai Emery’s team began the first half well but the home side started to get a foot-hold in the match as the half wore on. Jiménez hit a chance just over the bar in the 26th minute and three minutes later Neves broke the…

23 April, 2019
WOLVES: PRE-MATCH THOUGHTS

Unai Emery spoke to the media at the pre-match press conference for the Premier League match against Wolverhampton Wanderers. Tomorrow is also a big moment and a big match for us, a big challenge because we are playing against a team who feel strong with their supporters. But it’s a good moment to try to…

21 April, 2019
Arsenal miss chance to move into 3rd place with defeat against Crystal Palace (2-3)

Arsenal were back in action at Emirates Stadium in the Premier League against Crystal Palace after Thursday’s away game in Europe. The away team began the match brightly and they took an early lead with a Benteke header that came from a dangerous Milivojevic free kick into the box. After going ahead, Roy Hodgson’s team…

20 April, 2019
CRYSTAL PALACE: PRE-MATCH THOUGHTS

Unai Emery spoke to the media at the pre-match press conference for the Premier League match against Crystal Palace. We have a lot of respect for Crystal Palace. They have very big players, a very experienced coach and they are taking good results away from home. We want to impose – in our stadium – our…

18 April, 2019
Arsenal get 0-1 away win against Napoli in UEL quarter-finals (0-3 agg)

Arsenal were on the road for the second leg of their Europa League quarter-final against Napoli after getting a 2-0 win in the first leg at Emirates Stadium. Unai Emery’s team started the match positively with good possession and some bright movement in the opposition half. The first good chance of the game fell to…

17 April, 2019
NAPOLI: PRE-MATCH THOUGHTS

Unai Emery spoke to the media at the pre-match press conference for the Europa League match against SSC Napoli. I think we are two teams with players with experience. We both have a big history and also they have a very good coach. We played the first leg at home and the second here at…

15 April, 2019
Arsenal move back into the top four with win against Watford (0-1)

Arsenal were back in Premier League action with a Monday night game away at Watford. It was another key game in the race for the Champions League spots and Unai Emery’s team were well aware that they would be in for a very difficult match. The match began with Arsenal looking to play at a…