Southampton still pursuing Arsenal's Danny Welbeck, wages could be a problem

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Emery's shaky defence will have to face an incredibly lethal Manchester City attack and that could spell trouble for the new Arsenal manager on his debut.

"If they do, have they got enough defensively to stop City even if City are rocked by a couple of punches?"

Emery was brought in to replace Arsene Wenger after his 22-year reign ended with a sixth-place finish in the league last season.

Unai Emery believes Stan Kroenke taking the club into private ownership is "positive", amid criticism of the takeover from fans.

"I see a lot of potential at Chelsea, who have a new manager in Maurizio Sarri". Usually, Chelsea have a successful first year under a new sporting leadership.

I predict goals in this game for both sides and there is only man who I trust to hit the back of the net. Liverpool, just like Tottenham, must win something someday.

The report claims that new boss Unai Emery has spoken to the player, with the option of staying at the club not being ruled out at this stage.

"If it's not their goal to win the league, why all the changes in the club?"

The German keeper also heaped praise on Arsenal's arch-rivals Spurs, who have impressed under Mauricio Pochettino.

In recent seasons, Arsenal have not won the opening game of the season, with the exception of last season where they had to come from behind twice to defeat Leicester City 4-3 at the Emirates.

"Many young and interesting players".

Manchester City look set to miss Aymeric Laporte and Benjamin Mendy, according to Physioroom.com. It appears they right now don't know how to win trophies.

The Croatian World Cup hero would be a welcomed addition to the lacklustre Arsenal backline, a problem which Emery has highlighted as his side's biggest weakness over the summer transfer window.

As Southampton aim to put a disappointing 2017/18 season behind them, the acquisition of an England global forward would have been a massive boost.

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