Unai Emery demands improvement from Arsenal players

Silvia Morton
September 22, 2018

Arsenal currently sell seven home cup games as part of a season ticket price which is among the most expensive in Europe but, with the team now playing in the Europa League, many fans are unhappy that they are obliged to pay for these matches in order to get their Premier League season ticket.

Unai Emery called on his Arsenal players to improve their defensive mentality after conceding two late goals in a 4-2 win over FC Vorskla in the Europa League.

The Gunners raced four goals ahead in Thursday evening's Group E clash at the Emirates Stadium through a Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang brace and goals from Mesut Ozil and Danny Welbeck.

Excellent late strikes from captain Vladimir Chesnakov and Vyacheslav Sharpar gave an air of respectability to the scoreline for Vorskla, while Arsenal remain without a clean sheet in Emery's tenure. We need to continue to improve on this.

"I think today is a good opportunity for not accepting goals, but the last 30 minutes, we needed to be better on this competitive aspect". Because the last minute at Newcastle, [and] today in the last 20 minutes [we conceded] two goals.

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"Our disappointment is that there were two goals conceded".

"It is a little bit more risky to play because we don't want to kick the ball up front", he added.

Emery remains hopeful Torreira will feature against Everton in the league on Sunday after the Uruguayan midfielder picked up a knock on his knee in the second half. "Each minute he is playing, he is doing very well".

Highly rated youngster Emile Smith Rowe made history for Arsenal this week, after becoming the first player born after 2000 to make a competitive debut for the club.

However, he has been more sedate at the start of the current campaign and has netted just once in the league despite starting the opening five games in the Premier League.

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