Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta was left so offended by his aspect’s defeat to Burnley final weekend he didn’t communicate to the gamers after the sport, studies declare.
The Clarets recorded their first-ever win on the Emirates Stadium to compound the Gunners to a file fourth-straight defeat at dwelling.
They picked up a degree in opposition to Southampton on Wednesday – regardless of centre-back Gabriel’s second half pink card – however stay precariously in 15th place within the Premier League.
The defeat to Burnley was indisputably Arsenal’s worst exhibiting of the season and in accordance with The Athletic, Arteta was so pissed off he determined to skip the post-match crew speak and wait till the next day to launch an inquest into what went mistaken for his aspect.
The report provides that some Arsenal gamers are rising disgruntled with Arteta for his preferential therapy of sure members of his squad.
Some are mentioned to be pissed off that Willian saved his place within the XI for the go to of Leeds after the Brazilian broke the federal government’s coronavirus pointers by visiting Dubai through the worldwide break.
Nonetheless, technical director Edu mentioned Arteta maintained the total backing of the board earlier this week, insisted the Gunners’ present hunch in kind doesn’t coincide with the work that’s being put in on the coaching floor.
Requested if Arsenal supporters wanted to loosen up and to not fear, Edu – talking in an interview earlier than the Burnley loss – mentioned: “Enjoyable is an excessive amount of.
“Simply consider. Internally right here, hear, we’re doing properly.
“My predominant message is that we’re not speaking about just one particular person, it’s unfair to speak about Mikel, or Aubameyang as a result of he’s not scoring targets, or (goalkeeper, Bernd) Leno as a result of he has to cease the targets.
“It’s unfair to speak about one particular person, we’re a soccer crew, we’ve to speak about ourselves, discuss “we” and never “him” in order that for me is the primary message.”