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31 August, 2019
TOTTENHAM: PRE-MATCH THOUGHTS

Unai Emery spoke to the media at the pre-match press conference for the Premier League match against Tottenham. We need to play each ball, each metre, each minute with that intensity. After, we need to be clever when we have the ball and are in good situations to make the difference against them. Also, I…

24 August, 2019
Arsenal beaten by Liverpool at Anfield (3-1)

Unai Emery’s Arsenal faced their next challenge away at Anfield against the European Champions, Liverpool. Arsenal came into the game knowing that it would be a good yard-stick against tough opposition. The first half saw the Gunners soaking up pressure and looking to hit the home side on the break. Just before half-time, Matip rose…

24 August, 2019
LIVERPOOL: PRE-MATCH THOUGHTS

Unai Emery spoke to the media at the pre-match press conference for the Premier League match against Liverpool. We are in a good spirit and our players are ready to play with big ambition to do something important. I think the motivation for us is very big on Saturday. We are going to have Arsenal supporters…

17 August, 2019
Arsenal show quality and battling spirit in home win against Burnley (2-1)

Unai Emery’s Arsenal were in Premier League action at Emirates Stadium against Burnley and were looking to make it two wins out of two after last week’s away win vs Newcastle. Arsenal were quick out of the blocks; Joe Willock and Dani Ceballos were particularly active in midfield and linking well with the forward line….

17 August, 2019
BURNLEY: PRE-MATCH THOUGHTS

Unai Emery spoke to the media at the pre-match press conference for the first Premier League home match of the season against Burnley. It’s the first match at home this year and we’re looking forward to meeting with our supporters in the Emirates. We’re preparing with big work, we’re enthusiastic for each moment this week…

11 August, 2019
Arsenal get off to a winning start in the Premier League against Newcastle (0-1)

Unai Emery’s Arsenal travelled to the North East to face Newcastle United on the opening weekend of fixtures in the Premier League. Arsenal knew they would face a tough task against Steve Bruce’s team and the heavy rain that fell throughout the game made it difficult for both teams to maintain possession. The first half…

4 August, 2019
Arsenal play final pre-season friendly at Camp Nou against FC Barcelona (2-1)

Unai Emery’s Arsenal travelled to Spain to play their last pre-season friendly against FC Barcelona in the Joan Gamper Trophy. The first half saw Barcelona enjoy a greater share of possession, but Arsenal were working hard in defence and looking to spring the counter-attack whenever possible. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang gave the Gunners the lead in the 36th…

31 July, 2019
Arsenal play in Angers SCO centenary match (1-1, Arsenal win 3-4 on pens)

Arsenal’s next pre-season friendly was away against Ligue 1 side, Angers SCO. There was a special atmosphere at the Stade Raymond Kopa as the home fans were celebrating their club’s centenary. And it was Angers who started better, with Farid El Melali scoring inside the opening fifteen minutes. He was set up by an excellent Baptiste…

28 July, 2019
Arsenal continue pre-season preparations in Emirates Cup vs Lyon (1-2)

Arsenal were back at Emirates Stadium after returning from their tour of the USA. Unai Emery’s team faced Lyon in the Emirates Cup on Sunday afternoon. Alex Lacazette was in the starting line-up to play against his former team but he took a knock to his foot in the opening minutes and had to be…

24 July, 2019
Arsenal complete final match of the USA tour against Real Madrid (2-2, 3-2 on pens)

Arsenal’s last stop on the tour of the USA saw them face Real Madrid at the FedExField in Washington DC. Unai Emery’s side took an early lead through Lacazette’s penalty after a Nacho handball in the tenth minute. Arsenal were on top for most of the first half and Aubameyang doubled the Gunners’ lead in…