Unai Emery makes major change to Arsenal training after player concerns


Together, the pair won the Europa League.

Of the link to Banega, former Sevilla boss Emery added: "I know this player and he's a very good player".

Still, the deal does not remain straightforward for the Gunners, given they are unlikely to be able to discuss a permanent move for the attacker in the current transfer window.

Arsenal have already been tipped to pursue the services of Denis Suarez from Barcelona but they are experiencing a similar predicament with the Spanish club wanting a straight-cash deal for the Spaniard.

They might be looking to the January transfer window to secure a loan move, which could prove crucial to development.

"But I know the club is working for the possibility of players who can help us with this condition (on loan)".

Arsenal, however, are looking for a loan deal for the player and Emery has revealed that the Gunners can not afford to pay for any transfer fees and are looking for a loan deal.

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"I don't know his [Suarez] situation now", said Emery. Only loan players. I can say to you that the club is working, the club is telling me the different situations in each moment.

"But I can not sign more".

"I'm part of a squad that has got some stars within it, people who have achieved a lot throughout their entire careers".

Arsenal travel to West Ham on Saturday before hosting Chelsea, the Blues occupying fourth place in the table, in a Premier League London derby next weekend.

Some players have been taken aback by quite how intense Emery's sessions are since his arrival in the summer.

"My idea and focus, I say to him every day, is that we need his performance for us", he said. "My last conversation with him is very important", Emery said.