Arsenal legend Ian Wright ‘very disappointed’ by Unai Emery decision during Wolves draw

first_imgAdvertisement Advertisement Arsenal conceded shortly after Emery brought off Lucas Torreira (Picture: Getty)Boos rang out inside the Emirates after the Wolves draw and Arsenal legend Wright has revealed his disappointment at one of Emery’s substitutions.ADVERTISEMENTMidfielder Torreira was surprisingly replaced by talented winger Bukayo Saka on Saturday and Arsenal conceded just three minutes later.AdvertisementAdvertisement‘Arsenal at home, for me, it’s like a basketball match,’ the former Gunners and England striker told BBC Radio 5 Live.More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man City‘Whoever is playing at Arsenal, it doesn’t matter what the score is, they should have belief they have a chance of getting back into the game.‘I was very disappointed to see Lucas Torreira taken off because he is that defensive midfielder and you just want to see those players staying on the pitch.‘But you have to credit to Wolves, they kept going.’ Comment Emery speaks to press after Arsenal draw 1-1 with Wolves at homeTo view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 7:06FullscreenEmery speaks to press after Arsenal draw 1-1 with Wolves at homehttps://metro.co.uk/video/emery-speaks-press-arsenal-draw-1-1-wolves-home-2040884/This is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.Emery, meanwhile, insists he feels the ‘responsibility’ to improve after Wolves fought back to earn a deserved point against his struggling Arsenal side.‘I am very demanding of myself,’ Emery said. ‘We are not proud of our result today. The result is not good. I feel every time my responsibility to work and come back with better results.’Arsenal face Europa League rivals Vitoria de Guimaraes on Wednesday evening before visiting in-form Leicester next weekend.More: FootballBruno Fernandes responds to Man Utd bust-up rumours with Ole Gunnar SolskjaerNew Manchester United signing Facundo Pellistri responds to Edinson Cavani praiseArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira movescenter_img Arsenal legend Ian Wright ‘very disappointed’ by Unai Emery decision during Wolves draw Metro Sport ReporterSunday 3 Nov 2019 11:11 amShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link3.3kShares Ian Wright was ‘very disappointed’ by one of Unai Emery’s substitutions (Picture: Getty)Ian Wright admits he was ‘very disappointed’ with Unai Emery’s decision to substitute Lucas Torreira during Arsenal’s draw with Wolves.The Gunners suffered another disappointing result at home to Wolves on Saturday after Raul Jimenez cancelled out Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s opener.Emery is under huge pressure at the Emirates, with Arsenal now winning just one of their last five league fixtures and slipping three points behind fourth-placed Leicester City.last_img read more

Ayade Uplifts Rovers FC, Pelican Stars, Fans’ Club with Buses, Improved…

first_imgCross River State Governor, Professor Ben Ayade wednesday donated two coaster buses to both the Rovers Football Club of Calabar and Pelican Stars to boost their performances in the country’s football space.The governor announced the largess when the teams led by the Chairman of Rovers Football Club, Mr Maurice Inok stormed the Government House to endorse him for a second term in office.Speaking during the visit, Inok enumerated Ayade’s achievements in his three years in office adding that Cross River is blessed to have Ayade as governor. “We want to thank the Governor for bankrolling the payment of salaries of players of Rovers and Pelican Stars and for the prompt payment of monthly impress to the teams.” There has never been a time we called on you for assistance and we get turned down, you have always stood by us and for this we are grateful.“We have followed your administration’s success over the years and I must say we are highly impressed. From having the highest number of youths in your government in the country, to building world class factories in the state, all of these can only be achieved by a visionary leader like you.”Mr Inok used the opportunity to enumerate some of the challenges facing the teams and prayed the governor’s assistance in tackling these issues.Responding, Governor Ayade expressed satisfaction with the performance of the teams despite the challenges they face.“I am quite amazed that you have been able to perform at this level despite all the issues you have mentioned here today. It shows the spirit of commitment on your part and as a government we must have to play our role. “The governor made a personal donation of one coaster bus to each of the teams and also increased the teams impress from N3million to N5million monthly.Speaking further, Governor Ayade also announced the payment of 100 members of the Cross River State supporters club and ordered that they be paid arrears from January 1 2018.Share this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegramlast_img read more