Unai Emery’s Arsenal defeated Sporting club Lisbon 1-0 to win the match and record series of consecutive wins in 11 matches. In the 78th minute of the match, Arsenal’s Danny Welbeck took advantage of the Sporting Defender Sebastien Coates’s mistake and scored a goal.
With this win, Arsenal recorded the record for winning 11 consecutive matches on foreign soil for the first time since 2007.
Matteo Guendouzi was chosen the man of the match for his brilliant performance in the match.
Tottenham Hotspur legend Lineker was also following the particular match and he praises Unai Emery’s team. He said its good to see a team perform that good.
Arsenal make it 11 wins on the bounce. Emery impressively making a difference very quickly.
— Gary Lineker (@GaryLineker) October 25, 2018
Unai Emery’s views:
Unai Emery said after the match to the media that “We are only thinking of the next match against Crystal Palace. We are also enjoying each moment with our supporters. For us, it’s very important that supporters are with us and enjoy it.”
“I’m enjoying continuing the work, our process. They have a high demand for us because every match is not easy for us. Historically, this has been very difficult for us and I know this,” he added.
“For us, continuing to win is what we want but we know it’s not easy and we can lose. But we need to continue finding the solution for us to be better in the first halves,” he further said.