Arsenal confident of top four claims Unai Emery
Arsenal head coach Unai Emery has claimed that the Gunners are getting close to their target of a top-four finish after a 2-1 win away to Huddersfield saying “We are moving closer, with our target, to the other clubs.
Alex Iwobi strike and Alexander Lacazette gave the Gunners a 2-0 lead before Sead Kolonosiac own goal in the last minute to make the game more interesting for the neutrals in the closing stages but held on for the win.
Speaking after the win Emery said:
“We are at the moment one point off Manchester United,” Emery told a news conference when asked if Champions League qualification was realistic. He told the media.
“If we ask is it easy or difficult for us, it’s difficult. But we can [finish in the top four] and day 26, we are on our way.
“Our motivation is very great and every player wants to struggle every match and be consistent in the Premier League over 38 matches. We are moving closer, with our target, to the other clubs.
“Today this victory can give us confidence, it can give us also the possibility to continue with our target in the Premier League.”