Mikel Arteta, coach of the Arsenal, praised Unai emery, preparer of Villarreal and next rival in the semifinals of the Europa League and recalled that he is “the most successful coach in the competition.
The Arsenal achieved the ticket to the semifinals of the Europa League by winning by 0-4 to Slavia Prague, recovering from 1-1 of the first leg in the Emirates Stadium. In the next round they will face Villarreal, who could with him Dinamo Zagreb.
“We started very well. Convincing, being aggressive in the pressure. We were a threat at all times. I loved the reaction of the team after the disallowed goal. We scored several goals, we kept the door to zero, which is important too,” he said Arteta to BT Sport.
“The players were very confident after the Sheffield
United. We were there from the beginning. It was a very important win at a crucial moment. All the recognition of the players, “he added.
On the semifinals against him Villarreal, Arteta He pointed out that there is still “much to do and to improve.” “We have the desire to improve and be better day by day. The semifinal will be very difficult and Unai emery he is probably the most successful coach in this competition. ”