Ray Parlour tells Arsenal to snub Mikel Arteta and talks up Mauricio Pochettino appointment

first_imgLjungberg was appointed caretaker manager following Emery’s dismissal (Picture: Getty)Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has backed Ljungberg to produce ‘something special’ during his time in the hot seat.‘He can give us something special,’ the striker said following Arsenal’s draw at Carrow Road.‘If I’m not wrong, he was part of the ­Invincibles. His career speaks for itself. We will try to follow him and give the best for him.More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man City‘Everybody is respectful of Freddie. He played for Arsenal, he knows as a player how we feel. It’s interesting to have him‘We had only one [training] session with him, maybe two for those guys who didn’t play on Thursday.‘We will see this week what is going to happen. I think it’s good for us. He played for Arsenal and he has this in his heart.’Who should manage Arsenal?Mauricio Pochettino0%Brendan Rodgers0%Max Allegri0%Nuno Espirito Santo0%Freddie Ljungberg0%Mikel Arteta0%Share your resultsShare your resultsTweet your resultsMORE: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain teases greedy Liverpool duo Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah Former Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino has been heavily linked with Arsenal (Picture: Getty)Ray Parlour says he would ‘love’ to see Mauricio Pochettino manage Arsenal, but believes the Argentine will likely end up at Manchester United.Arsenal sacked Unai Emery in the wake of their 2-1 defeat at home to Eintracht Frankfurt last week and the dismal performance summed up the side’s miserable start to the campaign on all fronts.Club legend Freddie Ljungberg has taken charge on a temporary basis and oversaw the Gunners’ 2-2 draw away to Norwich in the Premier League at the weekend.The Swede will also lead the team on Wednesday evening when the north London giants play host to Brighton at the Emirates.ADVERTISEMENT Arsenal v Brighton preview: Freddie Ljungberg press conferenceTo view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 9:48FullscreenArsenal v Brighton preview: Freddie Ljungberg press conferencehttps://metro.co.uk/video/arsenal-v-brighton-preview-freddie-ljungberg-press-conference-2062026/This is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.While Arsenal have every confidence in Ljungberg succeeding as caretaker boss, several managerial targets remain under consideration.AdvertisementAdvertisementAsked to rank Arsenal’s options, Parlour told talkSPORT: ‘Number one – I don’t think he’ll go to Arsenal – but I would love to see him there, is Pochettino but I think he goes to Manchester United first, if I’m honest.‘Number two, definitely, is Brendan Rodgers – I think he’s done a great job at Leicester and he’d improve Arsenal.‘Number three would be Max Allegri with his experience. Certainly fourth would be Nuno Espirito Santo. Wolves, he’s done a brilliant job there, as well‘Freddie would be my fifth. And, believe it or not, the favourite is Arteta in getting the job, and he’d be the last choice for me. No experience.’ Ray Parlour tells Arsenal to snub Mikel Arteta and talks up Mauricio Pochettino appointment Advertisement Advertisement Metro Sport ReporterWednesday 4 Dec 2019 12:47 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link2.3kShares Commentlast_img

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