Press

14 April, 2019
WATFORD: PRE-MATCH THOUGHTS

Unai Emery spoke to the media at the pre-match press conference for the Premier League match against Watford FC. I know Javi Gracia and above all his teams are very organised with a big commitment to helping each other. They are going to demand a lot from us on Monday but it is a good…

11 April, 2019
Arsenal take the lead in 1st leg of UEL quarter-final against Napoli (2-0)

Arsenal were up against SSC Napoli on Thursday night at Emirates Stadium. Unai Emery’s team knew that it would be important to get a positive result from the first leg in what would be a very difficult quarter-final tie against such a strong side. The Gunners got straight to work at a high tempo and…

10 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. Napoli has a big history like us. I know it’s going to be very difficult for us but we have confidence. We know we need to be very consistent in two matches, with big preparation and…

7 April, 2019
Arsenal are unable to take points away at Everton (1-0)

Arsenal faced Everton on Sunday afternoon in the Premier League. Unai Emery’s team created the first opening after just two minutes when good interplay between Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Alexandre Lacazette and Mesut Ozil almost resulted in a goalscoring opportunity but it was deflected behind for a corner. Everton took the lead in the 10th minute after a…

6 April, 2019
EVERTON: PRE-MATCH THOUGHTS

Unai Emery spoke to the media at the pre-match press conference for the Premier League match against Everton. Sunday is a very big challenge and a very big opportunity now. We are thinking game by game and we have confidence now but we know it’s very difficult and I think it’s a long way until…

1 April, 2019
Arsenal get vital win against Newcastle at Emirates Stadium (2-0)

Arsenal faced Newcastle United on Monday night knowing that a win would take them up to third position in the Premier League table. Unai Emery’s side started the game well in possession, but were unable to create any clear-cut chances in the opening minutes against a very well-organised Newcastle team. Aaron Ramsey thought he’d scored…

31 March, 2019
NEWCASTLE UNITED: PRE-MATCH THOUGHTS

Unai Emery spoke to the media at the pre-match press conference for the Premier League match against Newcastle United. Monday’s match is going to be very difficult. Newcastle are in a good moment. We must be in the same spirit to start and to play against Newcastle in the Emirates and with our supporters.

28 March, 2019
Thank you, Dubai!

I want to share my experience in the United Arab Emirates over the last few days with my followers. We’ve met so many wonderful people who have helped to make it an unforgettable experience. I’d like to thank all the people who made it possible, starting of course with the great personal honour of meeting…

14 March, 2019
Arsenal go through to next round of Europa League with win against Rennes (3-0)

Arsenal were up against Rennes in the second leg of the last-16 tie of the Europa League. Unai Emery’s team had a job to do in the return leg of the Europa League game against a very good team. After falling behind in the first leg by three goals to one, it was up to…

13 March, 2019
RENNES: PRE-MATCH THOUGHTS

Unai Emery spoke to the media at the pre-match press conference for the Europa League match against Rennes. We need to play with high emotion with our supporters but taking decisions on the pitch cleverly with our mind. We need to be together and create a big atmosphere in the Emirates with our supporters to…