Unai Emery denies Nicolas Pepe, David Luiz and Kieran Tierney have improved Arsenal’s squad

first_imgUnai Emery made a surprising admission about his squad (Picture: Getty)Arsenal boss Unai Emery admits he’s unsure if the club’s transfer business this summer has improved his squad.The Gunners were surprisingly active in the transfer market and signed a total of six players, including Nicolas Pepe for a club record £72million.However, Arsenal sold Laurent Koscielny and Alex Iwobi, as well as losing the likes of Aaron Ramsey and Aaron Welbeck at the end of last season.And, in a surprising admission, Emery admits he’s ‘not more confident’ with the players he has now compared to last season.ADVERTISEMENT Advertisement Metro Sport ReporterFriday 16 Aug 2019 10:52 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link635Shares Unai Emery denies Nicolas Pepe, David Luiz and Kieran Tierney have improved Arsenal’s squad Pepe arrived in a club record £72m (Picture: Getty)Asked if his squad was better this season, Emery replied: ‘I don’t know.AdvertisementAdvertisement‘Our idea is to improve on last year, to improve our work, improve our players, improve our challenge, to improve in achieving our target but I don’t know if we are better or not.‘I’m not more confident but I have more options.’More: Arsenal FCArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira movesThomas Partey debut? Ian Wright picks his Arsenal starting XI vs Manchester CityArsene Wenger explains why Mikel Arteta is ‘lucky’ to be managing ArsenalArsenal continue their Premier League campaign against Burnley at the Emirates on Saturday.Emery could hand Luiz his first start since the Brazilian’s surprise £8m move from Chelsea.MORE: Zinedine Zidane makes u-turn on Gareth Bale and says he will ‘count on’ Real Madrid star this season Comment Advertisementlast_img

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