Extra stress has been piled on Mikel Arteta following Arsenal’s Europa League defeat to Villarreal.
The Gunners suffered a 2-1 loss to the Spanish outfit, now managed by Unai Emery, within the first leg of their semi-final tie.
The Premier League facet may be grateful there’s just one purpose in it as Dani Ceballos was despatched off after they have been 2-Zero down, whereas Nicolas Pepe’s purpose was controversial because it got here from the penalty spot after Manu Trigueros was adjudged to have tripped Bukayo Saka within the field.
Arteta put out a wierd workforce as there was no recognised striker within the beginning XI, with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Eddie Nketiah and Gabriel Martinelli all on the bench.
And Arsenal fan Jugs has had sufficient, insisting Arteta’s time on the Emirates Stadium is up and would even take Arsene Wenger again on the membership.
“I believe Arteta is a faux Guardiola,” Jugs mentioned on The Sports activities Bar. “Who performs a Europa League semi-final and not using a striker?
“Everybody’s occurring about Martinelli and the membership say they hearken to the followers, they don’t care.
“It’s like a retirement membership. Like everybody says, you go there to get a high wage, you get a very good switch charge out of it, a very good wage it doesn’t matter what you do. It’s loopy.”
On a possible Wenger return, Jugs mentioned: “Earlier than you wouldn’t have had him however now you hearken to all of the stuff that was occurring with the funds behind the scenes and the best way he was protecting stuff you’d have him again in a method.
“Nevertheless it all begins with the house owners. In the event that they aren’t prepared to place money into it… we’ve simply misplaced the plot.
“Spurs are courageous sufficient to sack managers. Have a look at the place they’re in comparison with us. It’s a joke.”
And on Arteta, Jugs added: “He has to go. I’m all for stability in jobs however these guys receives a commission good cash, you’ve received to get outcomes.
“I’ve given up on Arsenal now. In any case these outcomes you’ll be able to’t take it significantly. Soccer has turn out to be like a pastime, not one thing you really get pleasure from.”