They did, however, face accusations of being a soft touch towards the end of the French coach's iconic tenure, with a tumble out of the Premier League's top four considered to be the costly result of obvious flaws.
"It's clear, the aim for the club is to arrive as champions, play for titles".
Emery said Welbeck will not be available for selection for their opening league match against Manchester City on Sunday but that he remains part of his first-team plans.
"I'm not sure because I am going to decide tomorrow [Saturday] on the first 11, but Ainsley is the player who started the last match against Lazio". "I want to be together with the supporters to start a new way with the same players, also some new players, and with a new coach and new staff".
Former Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher is predicting that we will see a much more tactically astute and disciplined Arsenal side this season under the North London club's new boss Unai Emery.
Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Premier League will be showing the game live with coverage following the Liverpool vs West Ham match on Sunday afternoon. "We only have three players, Carl Jenkinson, David Ospina and Joel Campbell, with the possibility to leave", he said.
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WikiLeaks says Assange is "considering the offer but testimony must conform to a high ethical standard ". But because he breached bail conditions, he would be arrested by British police if he left the embassy.