Arsenal’s current boss Unai Emery has coached a number of European clubs and among them is Valencia, he spent there four years before he moved to Spartak Moscow, and then later joining Sevilla hence successfully winning three UEFA Europa League trophies.
Manchester United star Juan Mata has a close relationship with Arsenal’s boss Unai Emery and he recently heaped praise on him, saying that the Spanish coach knows how to communicate with his players and that he is a manager who always wants to write down important points about the game. The statement by the Manchester United star brought out some reports which claimed that Unai Emery wanted to sign Juan Mata to improve on his attack line.
The gunners will tomorrow face Manchester United at the Old Trafford and Juan Mata will probably be on the squad even though he has not been getting any appearances in their last three Premier League matches. Unai Emery will definitely have some time to say hello to his former player, the Arsenal coach was asked in his press conference on what he had to say about Mata praising him.
“He’s a very good player and a very good person, I had a very good experience with him in Valencia at the beginning of his career.”
“Then he came to the Premier League and I think he’s a very important player here, first at Chelsea, then at Manchester United. ” Unai Emery told Arsenal’s official website.
Unai Emery also took the chance to say more about Manchester United and he said that they are a strong team with a manager who has big experience in the Premier League, in Europe and the world.